Hanwell to Leicester Square - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Hanwell

• Take the TfL Rail to Paddington Rail Station
• Change at London Paddington Rail Station
• Take the Walk to Paddington
• Change at Paddington Underground Station
• Take the Bakerloo line to Piccadilly Circus
• Change at Piccadilly Circus Underground Station
• Take the Piccadilly line to Leicester Square
• Change at Leicester Square Underground Station

Arrive at: Leicester Square

Journey time between Hanwell and Leicester Square averages at 43 minutes


Stations passed through from Hanwell

  • West Ealing Rail Station
  • Ealing Broadway Rail Station
  • Acton Main Line Rail Station
  • London Paddington Rail Station

Local disruptions

HANWELL STATION: The ticket office is temporarily closed to protect customers and staff. To purchase a ticket, please use the ticket machines.


Ticket price information

Fares between two stations may vary depending on the direction of travel, time of day and day of the week.

We charge higher fares at the busiest times of the day (usually between 06:30 and 09:30, and between 16:00 and 19:00, Monday to Friday).

When you pay as you go, you must touch your contactless or Oyster card on a yellow reader at the start and end of your journey.

Some journeys are charged via Zone 1 regardless of the route taken.

If your journey avoids Zone 1 and you see a pink card reader when changing trains, touch your contactless or Oyster card on it to pay the right fare.


Return journey: Leicester Square to Hanwell


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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