Acton Town to Farringdon by train

1) From Acton Town take the Piccadilly Line
2) Change at King’s Cross St. Pancras to the Hammersmith & City Line
3) Leave the train at Farringdon

How many stops? 16   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Acton Town → Turnham Green → Hammersmith → Barons Court → Earl’s Court → Gloucester Road → South Kensington → Knightsbridge → Hyde Park Corner → Green Park → Piccadilly Circus → Leicester Square → Covent Garden → Holborn → Russell Square → King’s Cross St. Pancras change train King’s Cross St. Pancras → Farringdon

Journey time? Approx 43 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 Farringdon
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 Farringdon
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 Farringdon:
Ealing Common to Farringdon or Chiswick Park to Farringdon

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

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

King’s Cross St. Pancras station – from the Piccadilly eastbound platform to the Circle/Metropolitan/Hammersmith & City eastbound platform you’ll have three lifts, or two lifts and one escalator, or two lifts and one flight of stairs (26 steps down), or one lift one escalator and one flight of stairs (26 steps down), or two escalators and one flight of stairs (26 steps down)

Farringdon station – from the Circle/‍Metropolitan/‍Hammersmith & City eastbound platform to the street you’ll have one lift, or one flight of stairs (24 steps up)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Bus to Farringdon – 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

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