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There are 7 ways to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia) 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, line 23 bus  •  28m

  1. Take the subway from Embankment station to High Street Kensington station Circle
  2. Take the line 23 bus from High Street Kensington to Kensington 49 / ...

$6 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 9 bus  •  41m

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

$3

5 alternative options

Subway  •  34m

  1. Take the subway from Embankment station to West Kensington station District

$3 - $4

Line 9 bus via Charing Cross, Bedford Street  •  45m

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Charing Cross, Bedford Street to Kensington 9 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  11m

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia) 4.9 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  11m

  1. Take an Uber from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia) 4.9 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1h 23m

  1. Walk from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia) 4.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia) is to line 9 bus which costs £2 and takes 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia) is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at Kensington. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28m.

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The distance between Southbank Centre and Kensington (Olympia) is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia) without a car is to subway and line 23 bus which takes 28m and costs £4 - £6.

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It takes approximately 28m to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia), including transfers.

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

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Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Kensington station.

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There are 9411+ hotels available in Kensington (Olympia). Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia).
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  • Distance: 3.9 miles
  • Duration: 28m

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

London Buses operates a bus from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 28m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Embankment station to High Street Kensington station
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Embankment station to West Kensington station
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from High Street Kensington to Kensington
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Kensington
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross, Bedford Street to Kensington
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$13 - $18
Assist
$13 - $18
UberX
$13 - $18
Pool
$14 - $21
UberXL
$18 - $26
Exec
$24 - $35
Lux
$35 - $50
Taxi from Southbank Centre to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
11m
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk

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