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There are 7 ways to get from South Kensington to Westminster by subway, bus, taxi, rideshare, towncar, foot or bike

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Subway  •  6 min

  1. Take the subway from Gloucester Road station to Victoria station Circle / ...

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Bus  •  8 min

  1. Take the bus from Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall to Hyde Park Corner 10 / ...

$2 - $8

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Kensington to Westminster 2.3 miles

$13 - $17

Rideshare  •  19 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Greater London to London 2.1 miles

$4

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Kensington to Westminster 2.3 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  43 min

  1. Walk from South Kensington to Westminster 2.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  19 min

  1. Cycle from Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington to Kings Gate House, Westminster 2.9 miles

$8 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from South Kensington to Westminster is to subway which costs £2 - £3 and takes 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Kensington to Westminster is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall and arriving at Hyde Park Corner. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between South Kensington and Westminster is 2 miles.

The best way to get from South Kensington to Westminster without a car is to subway which takes 6 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Gloucester Road station to Victoria station takes 6 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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South Kensington to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall station.

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South Kensington to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hyde Park Corner station.

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  • Distance: 2 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

What companies run services between South Kensington, England and Westminster, England?

London Buses operates a bus from South Kensington to Westminster every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall to Hyde Park Corner
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Green Line
Bus from Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall to Hyde Park Corner
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Earls Court, West Cromwell Road Tesco to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Greater London to London
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Kensington to Westminster
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$8 - $13
Access
$8 - $12
Assist
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
UberXL
$12 - $17
Exec
$16 - $22
Lux
$24 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington to Kings Gate House, Westminster
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from South Kensington to Westminster
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between South Kensington and Westminster. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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