Whitehall to Kensington (Olympia) by train

Tube route from Whitehall to Kensington (Olympia) station

WhitehallWhitehall is located at Whitehall, Westminster

The closest tube station to Whitehall is Westminster


How to get from Whitehall to Kensington (Olympia) station by train, with a time estimate of how long it takes on the London Underground

Do you have to change trains? Yes
How many stops are there? 7

1)  From Westminster take the District
2)  Change train at Earls Court to the District
3)  Leave the train at Kensington

Tube route: Westminster → St. James’s Park → Victoria → Sloane Square → South Kensington → Gloucester Road → Earl’s Court change train Earl’s Court → Kensington

How long does it take? The journey time between these two London underground stations is approximately 25 minutes

Which fare zones? This tube journey is in zones 1 and 2. You can pay by PAYG oyster, with a visitor oyster card, zone 1-2 travelcard or contactless card. Look up the zone 1-2 fare for adults and zone 1-2 price for children

How far is it?  The distance from Whitehall to Kensington (Olympia) station is roughly 3¾ miles. You may prefer to pay a 3¾ mile taxi fare instead. It’s too far to walk on foot. It would likely take you nearly 80 minutes to walk that distance

Are the trains running?  Your tube line may be affected by engineering works on the Underground. You should also check whether the tube train between Westminster and Kensington (Olympia) is affected by an Underground train strike

Return journey:  Train from Kensington (Olympia) station to Whitehall

Note: This journey has been created by a computer program and may not be the fastest possible route. Closures, cancellations and delays on the Westminster to Kensington (Olympia) tube route may affect your journey, and you should allow for some extra travel time on top

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Train fare from Whitehall to Kensington (Olympia)

How much is the train fare? The ticket price for Westminster to Kensington (Olympia) can be found under zones 1-2 (adult) and zones 1-2 (child) (Westminster is the closest train station to Whitehall)

Buy an Underground ticketHow to buy a tube ticket from Westminster to Kensington (Olympia) stationBuy an Oyster Card   (learn more)
Buy a Visitor Oyster Card   (learn more)
Buy a Travelcard   (learn more)
Travelcard + London Pass   (learn more)
Pay by contactless
Buy a National Rail ticketBuy from Raileasy

Westminster train station

London Underground map courtesy of Transport for London
Westminster tube station
 (zone 1)

Places to park near Westminster station

Cab firms near Westminster train station

Alternative train journeys, which you might prefer:
Whitehall to Shepherds Bush C, Whitehall to West Kensington or Whitehall to Holland Park


Kensington (Olympia) train station

London Underground map courtesy of Transport for London
Kensington (Olympia) tube station
 (zone 2)

Car parks close to Kensington (Olympia) train station

Taxicab firms near Kensington (Olympia) station

Alternative train stations nearby:
Charing Cross to Kensington (Olympia), St Jamess Park to Kensington (Olympia) or Waterloo to Kensington (Olympia)

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