Acton Town to Kensington (Olympia) by train

1) From Acton Town take the Piccadilly Line
2) Change at Earl’s Court to the District Line
3) Leave the train at Kensington (Olympia)

How many stops? 5   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Acton Town → Turnham Green → Hammersmith → Barons Court → Earl’s Court change train Earl’s Court → Kensington (Olympia)

Journey time? Approx 26 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 Kensington (Olympia)
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 Kensington (Olympia)
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 Kensington (Olympia):
Ealing Common to Kensington (Olympia) or Chiswick Park to Kensington (Olympia)

 

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)

Kensington (Olympia) station – from the District westbound platform to the street you’ll have no stairs to the Olympia Way exit, or two flights of stairs to the Russell Road or Holland Road exits (28 up and 28 steps down)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Kensington (Olympia) – They are 3¼ miles apart, so you’d be walking for around one hour

Bus to Kensington (Olympia) – 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 Kensington (Olympia) – A taxi will take 14-27 mins to cover 3¼ miles, and will cost approx £12.60 to £23

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