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Duration 15 min
Distance 6.4 miles
Average price £1
Frequency 18/hour

Trip overview

The train between Islington and Chelsea takes 15 min. The train runs at least 18 times per hour from Islington to Chelsea. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Subway

  1. King's Cross St. Pancras station
  2. Chelsea
16 min
£2 - £3

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Islington to Chelsea? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from King's Cross St. Pancras station station and arriving at South Kensington station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Islington and Chelsea is 4 miles. The road distance is 6.4 miles.

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Islington to Chelsea train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Caledonian Road & Barnsbury station.

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Islington to Chelsea train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at West Brompton station.

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What companies run services between Islington and Chelsea?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from King's Cross St. Pancras station to South Kensington station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 16 min.
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to South Kensington station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Caledonian Road & Barnsbury to West Brompton
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground

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