London Bridge to Kennington - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 22 mins

London Bridge to Kennington

Leave at 22:03 and arrive at 22:26
Journey time 23 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Jubilee line to Westminster

  • Southwark Underground Station
  • Waterloo Underground Station
  • Westminster Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, there will be no Northern line at London Bridge station. The Jubilee line will be operating as normal, though is expected to be very busy between Westminster and Canary Wharf. London Bridge station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

SOUTHEASTERN: Sunday 23 January, no service between London Bridge / Blackheath and Dartford (via Woolwich Arsenal). Thameslink services are diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath. Use DLR connections between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Dartford calling at St Johns (Lewisham Way), New Cross, Deptford, Greenwich, Maze Hill, Westcombe Park, Charlton, Woolwich Dockyard, Woolwich Arsenal, Plumstead, Abbey Wood, Belvedere, Erith and Slade Green.

LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

SOUTHERN: Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 January, no service between London Bridge and Streatham / West Norwood. Replacement buses operate between London Bridge and Streatham calling at South Bermondsey, Queens Road Peckham, Peckham Rye, East Dulwich, North Dulwich, Tulse Hill and Streatham Hill (for connections to/from Victoria and Crystal Palace).

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

SOUTHEASTERN: Sunday 23 January, no service between London Bridge / Blackheath and Dartford (via Woolwich Arsenal). Thameslink services are diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath. Use DLR connections between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Dartford calling at St Johns (Lewisham Way), New Cross, Deptford, Greenwich, Maze Hill, Westcombe Park, Charlton, Woolwich Dockyard, Woolwich Arsenal, Plumstead, Abbey Wood, Belvedere, Erith and Slade Green.

SOUTHERN: Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 January, no service between London Bridge and Streatham / West Norwood. Replacement buses operate between London Bridge and Streatham calling at South Bermondsey, Queens Road Peckham, Peckham Rye, East Dulwich, North Dulwich, Tulse Hill and Streatham Hill (for connections to/from Victoria and Crystal Palace).

Change for District line to Embankment

  • Embankment Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Embankment station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to the City, consider walking, cycling or taking bus routes 11 or 15.

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

Change for Northern line to Kennington

  • Waterloo Underground Station
  • Kennington Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Embankment station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to the City, consider walking, cycling or taking bus routes 11 or 15.

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, all trains from Kennington will be via Charing Cross. Kennington station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. For alternative access to the City, consider taking bus route 733, cycling or using the Thameslink services from nearby Elephant & Castle (which is an 11 minute walk away).

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

London Bridge to Kennington

Leave at 22:10 and arrive at 22:31
Journey time 21 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Jubilee line to Westminster

  • Southwark Underground Station
  • Waterloo Underground Station
  • Westminster Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, there will be no Northern line at London Bridge station. The Jubilee line will be operating as normal, though is expected to be very busy between Westminster and Canary Wharf. London Bridge station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

SOUTHEASTERN: Sunday 23 January, no service between London Bridge / Blackheath and Dartford (via Woolwich Arsenal). Thameslink services are diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath. Use DLR connections between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Dartford calling at St Johns (Lewisham Way), New Cross, Deptford, Greenwich, Maze Hill, Westcombe Park, Charlton, Woolwich Dockyard, Woolwich Arsenal, Plumstead, Abbey Wood, Belvedere, Erith and Slade Green.

LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

SOUTHERN: Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 January, no service between London Bridge and Streatham / West Norwood. Replacement buses operate between London Bridge and Streatham calling at South Bermondsey, Queens Road Peckham, Peckham Rye, East Dulwich, North Dulwich, Tulse Hill and Streatham Hill (for connections to/from Victoria and Crystal Palace).

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

Change for Circle line to Embankment

  • Embankment Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

Circle Line: Minor delays due to an earlier customer incident.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Embankment station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to the City, consider walking, cycling or taking bus routes 11 or 15.

Change for Northern line to Kennington

  • Waterloo Underground Station
  • Kennington Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Embankment station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to the City, consider walking, cycling or taking bus routes 11 or 15.

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, all trains from Kennington will be via Charing Cross. Kennington station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. For alternative access to the City, consider taking bus route 733, cycling or using the Thameslink services from nearby Elephant & Castle (which is an 11 minute walk away).

London Bridge to Kennington

Leave at 22:13 and arrive at 22:36
Journey time 23 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Jubilee line to Westminster

  • Southwark Underground Station
  • Waterloo Underground Station
  • Westminster Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, there will be no Northern line at London Bridge station. The Jubilee line will be operating as normal, though is expected to be very busy between Westminster and Canary Wharf. London Bridge station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

SOUTHEASTERN: Sunday 23 January, no service between London Bridge / Blackheath and Dartford (via Woolwich Arsenal). Thameslink services are diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath. Use DLR connections between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Dartford calling at St Johns (Lewisham Way), New Cross, Deptford, Greenwich, Maze Hill, Westcombe Park, Charlton, Woolwich Dockyard, Woolwich Arsenal, Plumstead, Abbey Wood, Belvedere, Erith and Slade Green.

LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

SOUTHERN: Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 January, no service between London Bridge and Streatham / West Norwood. Replacement buses operate between London Bridge and Streatham calling at South Bermondsey, Queens Road Peckham, Peckham Rye, East Dulwich, North Dulwich, Tulse Hill and Streatham Hill (for connections to/from Victoria and Crystal Palace).

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

Change for District line to Embankment

  • Embankment Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Embankment station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to the City, consider walking, cycling or taking bus routes 11 or 15.

Change for Northern line to Kennington

  • Waterloo Underground Station
  • Kennington Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Embankment station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to the City, consider walking, cycling or taking bus routes 11 or 15.

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, all trains from Kennington will be via Charing Cross. Kennington station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. For alternative access to the City, consider taking bus route 733, cycling or using the Thameslink services from nearby Elephant & Castle (which is an 11 minute walk away).

Buses

Average journey time: 12 mins

Cycle

Average journey time: 12 mins

Travel ticket costs

Tube tickets for a tube trip between London Bridge and Kennington cost from £2.40 to £5.50


Return journey: Kennington to London Bridge


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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The average journey between London Bridge and Kennington by train is 22 mins

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