Acton Town to Brent Cross by train

1) From Acton Town take the District Line
2) Change at Embankment to the Northern Line
3) Leave the train at Brent Cross

How many stops? 28   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Acton Town → Chiswick Park → Turnham Green → Stamford Brook → Ravenscourt Park → Hammersmith → Barons Court → West Kensington → Earl’s Court → Gloucester Road → South Kensington → Sloane Square → Victoria → St. James’s Park → Westminster → Embankment change train Embankment → Charing Cross → Leicester Square → Tottenham Court Road → Goodge Street → Warren Street → Euston → Mornington Crescent → Camden Town → Chalk Farm → Belsize Park → Hampstead → Golders Green → Brent Cross

Journey time? Approx 61 mins   Fare zones? 1, 2, 3

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Adult fare for zones 1-3

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Adult train fare from Acton Town to Brent Cross
Cash Oyster and Contactless Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap Weekly cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak (contactless) Anytime Off-peak
£4.90 £3.30 £2.80 £8.20 £8.20 £41.20 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a £41.20 £158.30 £1648

Child fare for zones 1-3

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Child train fare from Acton Town to Brent Cross
Cash Oyster Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak Anytime Off-peak
Aged under-11 and accompanied by an adult, or with a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard
free
Aged 11-15 with a Young Visitor Discount applied to their Oyster card
Half the adult fare
Aged 11-15 with an 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 £0.85 £0.75 £4.10 £1.50 £6.50 (z1-4) n/a £20.60 £79.20 £824
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 Half the adult fare £13.10 (z1-4) n/a Same as the 11-15 fare

Note: Peak and off-peak prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. For Oyster cards and contactless bank cards ‘off peak’ is outside the hours of 6.30-9.30 AM and 4-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri) and all day Sat-Sun. Read more about London train fares and child train fares.

Acton Town tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Acton Town station
 (zone 3)

Alternative train journey to Brent Cross:
Ealing Common to Brent Cross or Chiswick Park to Brent Cross

 

Brent Cross tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Brent Cross station
 (zone 3)

Alternative train route from Acton Town:
Acton Town to Hendon Central or Acton Town to Golders Green

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Acton Town station – from the street to the District eastbound platform you’ll have one lift, or one flight of stairs (28 steps down)

Embankment station – from the Circle/‍District eastbound platform to the Bakerloo/‍Northern northbound platform you’ll have one escalator and four flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 18, 20 steps down) or five flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 18, 20 and 54 steps down) to the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and three flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 18 steps down) or four flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 18, 54 steps down) to the Northern platform

Brent Cross station – from the Northern northbound platform to the street you’ll have two flights of stairs (6 and 25 steps down)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Brent Cross – It’s around six miles to Brent Cross, which is too far to walk

Bus to Brent Cross – Single fare: £1.50 (you may have to take more than one bus); Daily cap: £4.50; Weekly cap: £21.20; 1-day travelcard: £5; Weekly travelcard: £21.20; Monthly travelcard: £81.50; Annual travelcard: £848. See our adult bus fares and child bus fares pages for more details

Black taxi to Brent Cross – Six miles will take about 28-40 mins depending on the traffic, and will cost £24 to £34

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Note: This journey is computer created and may not be the fastest route. Allow extra time for cancellations/delays. Disabled access information about lifts, escalators and stairs should be double-checked before travel

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