Acton Town to Kensal Green by train

1) From Acton Town take the Piccadilly Line
2) Change at Gloucester Road to the Circle Line
3) Change at Paddington to the Bakerloo Line
4) Leave the train at Kensal Green

How many stops? 13   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Acton Town → Hammersmith → Barons Court → Earl’s Court → Gloucester Road change train Gloucester Road → High Street Kensington → Notting Hill Gate → Bayswater → Paddington change train Paddington → Warwick Avenue → Maida Vale → Kilburn Park → Queen’s Park → Kensal Green

Journey time? Approx 54 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 Kensal Green
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 Kensal Green
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 Kensal Green:
Ealing Common to Kensal Green or Chiswick Park to Kensal Green

 

Kensal Green tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Kensal Green station
 (zone 2)

Alternative train route from Acton Town:
Acton Town to Willesden Junction, Acton Town to Queens Park or Acton Town to Willesden Green

 

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)

Gloucester Road station – from the District/‍Piccadilly eastbound platform to the Circle westbound platform there are no lifts, escalators or stairs from the District platform, but one lift and two flights of stairs (26 up and 36 steps down) or three flights of stairs (26 and 87 up and 36 steps down) from the Piccadilly platform

Kensal Green station – from the Bakerloo northbound platform to the street you’ll have two flights of stairs (11 and 40 steps up)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Kensal Green – They are 3¼ miles apart, so you’d be walking for around one hour

Bus to Kensal Green – 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 Kensal Green – A taxi will take 14-27 mins to cover 3¼ miles, and will cost approx £12.60 to £23

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