There are 5 ways to get from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Tower Hill Underground Station to West Kensington Underground Station District

$6 - $9

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Bus, line 9 bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Kensington (Olympia) Station 9 / ...

$6

3 alternative options

Line 241 bus, train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 241 bus from Custom House Station to Stratford Bus Station 241 / ...
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Kensington (Olympia)

$7 - $12

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) 11.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) 11.2 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) station. However, there are services departing from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and arriving at Kensington (Olympia) Station via Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between ExCeL London and Kensington (Olympia) is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.

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The best way to get from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia), including transfers.

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ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road station.

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ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Kensington (Olympia) Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) is 11 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia).

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There are 8444+ hotels available in Kensington (Olympia). Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia).
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  • Distance: 10.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between ExCeL London, England and Kensington (Olympia), England?

You can take a bus from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) via Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and Covent Garden, Savoy Street in around 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tower Hill Underground Station to West Kensington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $6
Cash
$7 - $11
Oyster Card
$5 - $9
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Kensington (Olympia) Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House Station to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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