There are 6 ways to get from South Kensington to Tower of London by subway, night bus, taxi, car, towncar or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Tube  •  20 min

  1. Circle / ...

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  28 min

  1. N11

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. 5.5 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  11 min

  1. 5.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  11 min

  1. 5.5 miles

$18 - $26

Bikeshare  •  41 min

  1. 5.8 miles

What companies run services between South Kensington, England and Tower of London, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from South Kensington to Tower of London every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 20 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Chelsea, Carlyle Square Chelsea to City of London, Bank Station Threadneedle St
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Kensington to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$18 - $26
uberACCESS
$19 - $26
uberASSIST
$19 - $26
uberX
$19 - $26
uberXL
$26 - $40
UberEXEC
$30 - $45
UberLUX
$50 - $70
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington to Tower Gardens , Tower
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from South Kensington to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between South Kensington and Tower of London is 8 km. The road distance is 9 km.

The cheapest way to get from South Kensington to Tower of London is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

The quickest way to get from South Kensington to Tower of London is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs £21 - £26.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Chelsea, Carlyle Square Chelsea and arriving at City of London, Bank Station Threadneedle St. This bus operates Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

The Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station takes 20 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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