Limehouse to High Street Kensington by train

1) From Limehouse take the Docklands Light Railway
2) Leave train at Tower Gateway and walk 3 mins to Tower Hill.
3) Change at Tower Hill to the Circle Line
4) Leave the train at High Street Kensington

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

Stations on the route: Limehouse → Shadwell → Tower Gateway leave train Walk 3 mins to Tower Hill change train Tower Hill → Monument → Cannon Street → Mansion House → Blackfriars → Temple → Embankment → Westminster → St. James’s Park → Victoria → Sloane Square → South Kensington → Gloucester Road → High Street Kensington

Journey time? Approx 48 mins   Fare zones? 1, 2

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Adult fare for zones 1-2

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Adult train fare from Limehouse to High Street 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 £2.90 £2.40 £7 £7 £35.10 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a £35.10 £134.80 £1404

Child fare for zones 1-2

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Child train fare from Limehouse to High Street 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 £3.50 £1.50 £6.50 (z1-4) n/a £17.60 £67.60 £704
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.

Limehouse tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Limehouse station
 (zone 2)

Parking near Limehouse train station

Alternative train journey to High Street Kensington:
Westferry to High Street Kensington, Stepney Green to High Street Kensington or Shadwell to High Street Kensington

 

High Street Kensington tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
High Street Kensington station
 (zone 1)

Parking near High Street Kensington train station

Alternative train route from Limehouse:
Limehouse to Gloucester Road, Limehouse to Earls Court or Limehouse to Notting Hill Gate

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

High Street Kensington station – from the Circle platform to the street you’ll have one flight of stairs (31 steps up)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Bus to High Street 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

Minicab to High Street Kensington – Here’s a list of minicabs near Limehouse station

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