How to get around Kennington
It’s really easy to get around London with Kennington as your base. In just 7 minutes from Kennington Tube Station you can be at St James’ Park Station – near here you’ll find the Queen’s official residence, Buckingham Palace. In 10 minutes you can be shopping in one of the world’s most well known streets – Oxford Street (just get off at Oxford Circus). If you want to visit North London, why not take the 16-minute tube journey to Camden Town Station and experience the trendy bars and famous Camden Market? And a 25-minute journey will take you to Wembley Stadium near Wembley Park Tube Station. You can watch a concert or even a football match in this top UK venue.
If you decide to drive around Kennington you can park in the NCP car park near the Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre.
If you need a taxi to take you around the Kennington area, you’ll find Victory Cars on Kennington Lane - not far from Kennington Tube Station.
Kennington On Foot
If you stay in Kennington you’ll be able to reach a number of London’s top attractions on foot! If you start at Kennington Tube Station you can be at the London Eye in Waterloo in just over 20 minutes. You’ll get fantastic views across the whole of the capital, and the fascinating London Aquarium is also near here. In 23 minutes you’ll be able to see the historic Houses of Parliament and Big Ben; in 32 minutes you’ll be at the magnificent St Paul’s Cathedral; and in 33 minutes you can experience the buzz of Covent Garden, with its colourful street entertainers and world-famous market.