Acton Town to West Kensington by train

1) From Acton Town take the District Line
2) Leave the train at West Kensington

How many stops? 7   Is it a direct train? Yes

Stations on the route: Acton Town → Chiswick Park → Turnham Green → Stamford Brook → Ravenscourt Park → Hammersmith → Barons Court → West Kensington

Journey time? Approx 13 mins   Fare zones? 2, 3

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Adult fare for zones 2-3

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Adult train fare from Acton Town to West Kensington
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 £1.70 £1.50 £8.20 £8.20 £26.30 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a £26.30 £101 £1052

Child fare for zones 2-3

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Child train fare from Acton Town to West Kensington
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 £13.10 £50.70 £528
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 West Kensington:
Ealing Common to West Kensington or Chiswick Park to West Kensington

 

West Kensington tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
West Kensington station
 (zone 2)

Parking near West Kensington train station

Alternative train route from Acton Town:
Acton Town to Earls Court, Acton Town to Barons Court or Acton Town to West Brompton

 

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)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to West Kensington – It’s about 3⅓ miles from Acton Town to West Kensington, which would take you about 63-70 minutes on foot

Bus to West Kensington – 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 West Kensington – A black cab will take 14-28 mins to drive 3⅓ miles to West Kensington, and will cost about £16 to £28

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