London King's Cross Railway Station to Kensington (Olympia) - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 42 mins

London King's Cross Railway Station to Kensington (Olympia)

Leave at 00:45 and arrive at 01:32
Journey time 47 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Hammersmith & City line or Circle line to Hammersmith (H&C and Circle Lines)

  • Euston Square Underground Station
  • Great Portland Street Underground Station
  • Baker Street Underground Station
  • Edgware Road (Circle Line) Underground Station
  • Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
  • Royal Oak Underground Station
  • Westbourne Park Underground Station
  • Ladbroke Grove Underground Station
  • Latimer Road Underground Station
  • Wood Lane Underground Station
  • Shepherd's Bush Market Underground Station
  • Goldhawk Road Underground Station
  • Hammersmith (H&C Line) Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Hammersmith & City line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

NHS Co-Vid 19 Vaccination Centre at the Francis Crick Institute: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the Francis Crick Institute, use Kings Cross St Pancras station and follow the signs to St Pancras station. Walk through St Pancras and follow the signs for the Midland Road exit.

Change for Walk to Kensington (Olympia) Station

    Travel disruption notes

    Bus Stop Closed Please use next stop or previous For Route 27 use temporary stop prior to Addison Bridge

    RATP DEV LONDON STRIKE: RATP Dev London bus services in parts of west, south west and north west London and parts of Surrey may be disrupted on Thursday 15 April. TfL is working hard to minimise potential disruption but customers who need to make journeys are advised to check before they travel. Industrial action would affect services from 00:01 Thursday 15 until 06:00 on Friday 16 April.

    Bus Stop Closed Please use next stop or previous For Route 27 use temporary stop prior to Addison Bridge

    London King's Cross Railway Station to Kensington (Olympia)

    Leave at 05:06 and arrive at 05:47
    Journey time 41 mins
    You will need to make 3 changes

    Start with Circle line to High Street Kensington

    • Euston Square Underground Station
    • Great Portland Street Underground Station
    • Baker Street Underground Station
    • Edgware Road (Circle Line) Underground Station
    • Paddington Underground Station
    • Bayswater Underground Station
    • Notting Hill Gate Underground Station
    • High Street Kensington Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

    METROPOLITAN LINE: Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 April, no service between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Aldgate. Use Chiltern Railways services between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Marylebone, however, please note that these services will not call at Rickmansworth this weekend (Metropolitan line trains stop as normal). Replacement buses operate.

    NHS Co-Vid 19 Vaccination Centre at the Francis Crick Institute: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the Francis Crick Institute, use Kings Cross St Pancras station and follow the signs to St Pancras station. Walk through St Pancras and follow the signs for the Midland Road exit.

    Change for Walk to Kensington (Olympia) Station

      Travel disruption notes

      Bus Stop Closed Please use next stop or previous For Route 27 use temporary stop prior to Addison Bridge

      Change for

        Travel disruption notes

        RATP DEV LONDON STRIKE: RATP Dev London bus services in parts of west, south west and north west London and parts of Surrey may be disrupted on Thursday 15 April. TfL is working hard to minimise potential disruption but customers who need to make journeys are advised to check before they travel. Industrial action would affect services from 00:01 Thursday 15 until 06:00 on Friday 16 April.

        Bus Stop Closed Please use next stop or previous For Route 27 use temporary stop prior to Addison Bridge

        London King's Cross Railway Station to Kensington (Olympia)

        Leave at 05:20 and arrive at 05:59
        Journey time 39 mins
        You will need to make 3 changes

        Start with Circle line to High Street Kensington

        • Euston Square Underground Station
        • Great Portland Street Underground Station
        • Baker Street Underground Station
        • Edgware Road (Circle Line) Underground Station
        • Paddington Underground Station
        • Bayswater Underground Station
        • Notting Hill Gate Underground Station
        • High Street Kensington Underground Station

        Travel disruption notes

        CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

        METROPOLITAN LINE: Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 April, no service between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Aldgate. Use Chiltern Railways services between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Marylebone, however, please note that these services will not call at Rickmansworth this weekend (Metropolitan line trains stop as normal). Replacement buses operate.

        NHS Co-Vid 19 Vaccination Centre at the Francis Crick Institute: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the Francis Crick Institute, use Kings Cross St Pancras station and follow the signs to St Pancras station. Walk through St Pancras and follow the signs for the Midland Road exit.

        METROPOLITAN LINE: Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 April, no service between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Aldgate. Use Chiltern Railways services between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Marylebone, however, please note that these services will not call at Rickmansworth this weekend (Metropolitan line trains stop as normal). Replacement buses operate.

        Change for District line to West Brompton

        • Earl's Court Underground Station
        • West Brompton Underground Station

        Travel disruption notes

        CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

        Bus Stop Closed Please use next stop or previous For Route 27 use temporary stop prior to Addison Bridge

        Change for London Overground to Kensington (Olympia) Rail Station

        • Kensington (Olympia) Rail Station

        Travel disruption notes

        Bus Stop Closed Please use next stop or previous For Route 27 use temporary stop prior to Addison Bridge

        Buses

        Average journey time: 41 mins

        Cycle

        Average journey time: 42 mins

        Return journey: Kensington (Olympia) to London King's Cross Railway Station

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