There are 8 ways to get from Stretford to South Kensington by train, bus, car, plane, subway or tram

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

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston

$107 - $182

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$24 - $30

6 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Stockport to Leamington Spa
  2. Take the train from Leamington Spa to London Marylebone

$112 - $172

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Stretford to South Kensington 198.8 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Manchester to London Heathrow  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

$72 - $260

Fly Manchester to Southend, train, Tube  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station

$84 - $324

Fly Manchester to Southampton, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo

$70 - $187

Line 1 tram, train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 1 tram from Stretford (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Leeds
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR

$84 - $221

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stretford to South Kensington is to bus which costs £18 - £23 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stretford to South Kensington is to train which costs £80 - £140 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stretford to South Kensington. However, there are services departing from Stretford, Park Road (House 148) and arriving at South Kensington via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

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The distance between Stretford and South Kensington is 163 miles. The road distance is 198.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Stretford to South Kensington without a car is to train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs £80 - £140.

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Stretford to South Kensington, including transfers.

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Stretford to South Kensington bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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The best way to get from Stretford to South Kensington is to train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs £80 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £23 and takes 6 h 42 min, you could also fly, which costs £50 - £200 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Stretford to South Kensington.
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  • Distance: 163.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Stretford to South Kensington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $100 - $170 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Stretford to South Kensington every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
CrossCountry
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Leamington Spa to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Stretford (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Leeds
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Bus operators
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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