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Which London travel zone is South Kensington station in?

South Kensington is in London TravelZone: 1


Station Address
South Kensington station,
London Underground Ltd.,
Pelham St
,
London
PostcodeSW7 2NB

Lines Served

TfL Services

  • Circle
  • District
  • Piccadilly
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Map of South Kensington station


Station facilities

Euro Cash MachinesYes
Car parkNo
Photo BoothsNo
Waiting RoomNo
Cash MachinesYes
Other Facilitiescanopies over platform (Dist / Circ), taxi ranks outside station, post office style queuing for tickets, subway to street, routeways platform to ticket hall.
Help PointsYes
LiftsNo
Taxi rankNo

Local NCP car park

London Pavilion Road

Next to Harrods

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Number of parking places: 
300
Disabled parking places: 
2
Car park type: 
MSCP
Toilets: 
No
Electrical Charging Points: 
No
Telephone: 
0870 242 7144
Opening hours: 
Mo-Su 24 Hr;
Inside the congestion zone: 
No

Latest news about South Kensington station

Revised plans for South Kensington station redevelopment submitted
Revised plans for South Kensington station redevelopment submitted

The architects and developers seeking to build housing and refurbish some of the existing buildings around South Kensington station have submitted the latest round of amendments to the council.

Behind the scenes at South Kensington tube station’s escalator replacement project
Behind the scenes at South Kensington tube station’s escalator replacement project

Deep underneath South Kensington tube station, a huge project is underway to replace all five of the station’s escalators, and all of them at the same time.

South Kensington tube station development decison delayed until the autumn
South Kensington tube station development decison delayed until the autumn

The meeting due to be held tomorrow evening to decide on approving a redevelopment of the land around South Kensington tube station has been deferred until the autumn.

Changes to South Kensington tube station upgrades proposed
Changes to South Kensington tube station upgrades proposed

The plans to upgrade South Kensington tube station have been refined following feedback from the local community.

No Piccadilly line trains for South Kensington tube station from Feb 2021
No Piccadilly line trains for South Kensington tube station from Feb 2021

From late next February, Piccadilly line trains won’t be stopping at South Kensington tube station while escalator replacement works are carried out.

South Kensington tube station upgrade planning application filed
South Kensington tube station upgrade planning application filed

After several years of preparatory work, the formal planning application has now been filed to upgrade South Kensington tube station.

Exhibition shows off South Kensington tube station plans
Exhibition shows off South Kensington tube station plans

The slow rumbling plans to upgrade the massively overcrowded South Kensington tube station moved an inch forward last week, when local residents and workers were shown some of the plans.

TfL unveils South Kensington tube station rebuilding plans
TfL unveils South Kensington tube station rebuilding plans

Native Land and Transport for London (TfL) have unveiled their proposals for the redevelopment of South Kensington tube station.

London Underground shows off South Kensington tube station upgrade plans
London Underground shows off South Kensington tube station upgrade plans

The slightly delayed upgrade of South Kensington tube station is to be discussed next week in a couple of open-day events.

Developer chosen to upgrade South Kensington tube station
Developer chosen to upgrade South Kensington tube station

As part of the planned upgrade for South Kensington tube station, TfL has announced that Native Land has been selected as its preferred partner to develop the land owned by TfL around the station.

Approval given for South Kensington tube station upgrade
Approval given for South Kensington tube station upgrade

Works to upgrade South Kensington tube station are set to start in the next few months after London Underground was granted planning permission.

Another step towards redeveloping South Kensington tube station
Another step towards redeveloping South Kensington tube station

The long running plan to upgrade South Kensington tube station to cope with overwhelming demand has taken another step closer to something being done.

South Kensington tube station upgrade moves forward
South Kensington tube station upgrade moves forward

The long running saga of an upgrade for the overcrowded South Kensington tube station has taken a step forward.

South Kensington tube station upgrade moves forward
South Kensington tube station upgrade moves forward

The long running plans to upgrade South Kensington tube station took another step forward after BuckleyGrayYeoman was appointed by TfL to carry out a major upgrade of the station.

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