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There are 6 ways to get from Stratford to South Kensington by subway, train, bus, taxi, car or bike

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Subway  •  37 min

  1. Take the subway from West Ham station to Gloucester Road station District

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to West Brompton

$4 - $9

Bus, line 14 bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford Bus Station to Tottenham Court Road N8
  2. Take the line 14 bus from Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street to South Kensington 14

$6

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford to South Kensington 9.7 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Stratford to South Kensington 9.7 miles

$2 - $3

Bikeshare  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Cycle from Stratford Station, Stratford to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington 10.1 miles

$17 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Stratford to South Kensington is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stratford to South Kensington is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stratford station to South Kensington. However, there are services departing from Stratford Bus Station and arriving at South Kensington via Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stratford (London) and arriving at West Brompton. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Stratford and South Kensington is 9 miles. The road distance is 9.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford to South Kensington without a car is to subway which takes 37 min and costs £3 - £4.

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The subway from West Ham station to Gloucester Road station takes 37 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Stratford to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Stratford Bus Station.

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Stratford to South Kensington train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Stratford (London) station.

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The best way to get from Stratford to South Kensington is to train which takes 50 min and costs £3 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus and line 14 bus, which costs £5 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Stratford to South Kensington.
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  • Distance: 8.6 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

London Overground operates a train from Stratford to South Kensington every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stratford to South Kensington via Tottenham Court Road and Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham station to Gloucester Road station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to West Brompton
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $6
Cash
$8 - $11
Oyster Card
$6 - $9
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Tottenham Court Road
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Stratford Station, Stratford to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Stratford to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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Stratford to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at South Kensington station.

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Stratford to South Kensington train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at West Brompton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford to South Kensington is 10 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Stratford to South Kensington.

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