Victoria to Kenwood House

Kenwood HouseKenwood House Kenwood House has a library filled with works by Rembrandt, Gainsborough, Turner and Stubbs. 

The nearest station to Kenwood House is Highgate

1) From Victoria take the Victoria Line
2) Change at Euston to the Northern Line
3) Leave the train at Highgate
4) Walk 22 mins to Kenwood House

How many stops? 9   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Victoria → Green Park → Oxford Circus → Warren Street → Euston change train Euston → Camden Town → Kentish Town → Tufnell Park → Archway → Highgate

Journey time? Approx 31 mins + 22 mins walk to Kenwood House   Fare zones? 1, 2, 3

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Adult fare for zones 1-3

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Adult train fare from Victoria to Highgate
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 Victoria to Highgate
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
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: For Oyster and contactless ‘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. Prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. Look up the London underground prices and child underground prices. Learn how to use Oyster tickets, Visitor Oyster tickets, travelcard tickets and contactless cards.

Highgate tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Highgate station
 (zone 3)

Alternative journeys from Victoria:
St Jamess Park to Kenwood House, Sloane Square to Kenwood House or Pimlico to Kenwood House


Lifts, stairs and escalators

Euston station – from the Victoria northbound platform to the Northern northbound platform (City branch) there are no lifts, escalators or stairs

Highgate station – from the Northern northbound platform to the street you’ll have one escalator or one flight of stairs to the ticket hall (118 steps up), plus one escalator to the Archway Road exit, or one flight of stairs to the Priory Road exit (16 steps up)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Kenwood House by foot – You’ll be better off sticking with the tube – 5½ miles is too far to walk

Kenwood House by bus – 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 tickets and child bus tickets pages for more details

Kenwood House by taxi – A black taxi cab can drive the 5½ miles from London Victoria to Kenwood House in about 25-38 mins, and will charge you £24 to £34

Minicab to Kenwood House – Here’s a list of minicab companies close to Victoria station

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Note: This journey is computer created and may not be the fastest route. Allow extra time for cancellations/delays. Disabled access information about lifts, escalators and stairs should be double-checked before travel

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