Acton Town to South Quay by train

1) From Acton Town take the District Line
2) Change at Westminster to the Jubilee Line
3) Change at Canary Wharf to the Docklands Light Railway
4) Leave the train at South Quay

How many stops? 22   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 change train Westminster → Waterloo → Southwark → London Bridge → Bermondsey → Canada Water → Canary Wharf (Underground) change train Canary Wharf (DLR) → Heron Quays → South Quay

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 South Quay
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 South Quay
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 South Quay:
Ealing Common to South Quay or Chiswick Park to South Quay

 

South Quay tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
South Quay station
 (zone 2)

Parking near South Quay train station

Alternative train route from Acton Town:
Acton Town to Crossharbour & London Arena or Acton Town to Heron Quays

 

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)

Canary Wharf station – from the Jubilee eastbound platform to the DLR platform you’ll have one lift or one escalator to the west ticket hall, then you’ll have to walk for ten minutes to the DLR station (which is a separate station) and then walk up a ramp or one flight of 13 stairs from the Cabot Place South Colonnade entrance to the platform

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Bus to South Quay – 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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