There are 7 ways to get from Southwark to South Kensington by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot 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 via Green Park Underground Station  •  13 min

  1. Take the Tube from Southwark Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station Piccadilly

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 9 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall 9 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Tube  •  15 min

  1. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station Circle / ...

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southwark to South Kensington 4 miles

$21 - $26

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Southwark to South Kensington 4 miles

$12 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Walk from Southwark to South Kensington 4.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  29 min

  1. Cycle from Southwark Station 2, Southwark to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington 4.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southwark to South Kensington is to line 9 bus which costs £2 and takes 25 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Southwark to South Kensington is to taxi which costs £16 - £20 and takes 9 min.

More details

The distance between Southwark and South Kensington is 3 miles.

It takes approximately 13 min to get from Southwark to South Kensington, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Covent Garden, Savoy Street and arriving at Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

More details

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

London Buses operates a bus from Southwark to South Kensington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Southwark Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southwark to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$12 - $18
uberACCESS
$13 - $19
uberASSIST
$13 - $19
uberX
$13 - $19
uberXL
$18 - $25
UberEXEC
$25 - $35
UberLUX
$40 - $55
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Southwark Station 2, Southwark to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Southwark to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.