There are 4 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

3 alternative options

Line 241 bus, train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 241 bus from Custom House 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 - $75

Drive  •  24 min

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

$2 - $4

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

There is no direct connection from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia). However, you can take the walk to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station, take the train to Tower Gateway DLR Station, take the walk to Tower Hill Underground Station, take the Tube to West Kensington Underground Station, then take the walk to Kensington (Olympia). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from ExCeL London to Kensington (Olympia) via Custom House, Stratford Bus Station, Stratford (London), and Kensington (Olympia) 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)
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
$6 - $9
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House 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 - $75
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between ExCeL London and Kensington (Olympia) is 16 km. The road distance is 18 km.

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

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

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