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There are 6 ways to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington by subway, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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

Subway  •  21m

  1. Take the subway from Embankment station to High Street Kensington station Circle

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 9 bus  •  40m

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Kensington, The Design Museum 9 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Line 211 bus  •  51m

  1. Take the line 211 bus from Waterloo, County Hall to Fulham Broadway Station 211

$3

Taxi  •  10m

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank Centre to Kensington 4.5 miles

$14 - $18

Uber  •  10m

  1. Take an Uber from Southbank Centre to Kensington 4.5 miles

$13 - $20

Walk  •  1h 16m

  1. Walk from Southbank Centre to Kensington 4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington is to line 9 bus which costs £2 and takes 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington is to taxi which costs £11 - £14 and takes 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at Kensington, The Design Museum. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27m.

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The distance between Southbank Centre and Kensington is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington without a car is to subway which takes 21m and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Embankment station to High Street Kensington station takes 16m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Southbank Centre to Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square station.

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Southbank Centre to Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Kensington, The Design Museum station.

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There are 9163+ hotels available in Kensington. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington.
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  • Distance: 3.6 miles
  • Duration: 21m

What companies run services between Southbank Centre, England and Kensington, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Southbank Centre to Kensington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 27m.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Kensington, The Design Museum
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Waterloo, County Hall to Fulham Broadway Station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southbank Centre to Kensington
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$12 - $18
Assist
$12 - $18
UberX
$12 - $18
Pool
$13 - $20
UberXL
$17 - $24
Exec
$22 - $30
Lux
$30 - $50
Taxi from Southbank Centre to Kensington
Ave. Duration
10m
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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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