There are 5 ways to get from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station by bus, subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the bus from Kensington to Great Portland Street N27

£2

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Subway  •  38 min

  1. Take the subway from Hammersmith to Great Portland Street station Circle / ...

£4 - £6

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station 5.3 miles

£15 - £19

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station 5.3 miles

£12 - £18

Walk  •  1h 13m

  1. Walk from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station 3.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station is to taxi which costs £15 - £19 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kensington and arriving at Great Portland Street. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hammersmith and arriving at Great Portland Street station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Olympia and Great Portland Street Underground Station is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station without a car is to bus which takes 22 min and costs £2.

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The bus from Kensington to Great Portland Street takes 21 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Kensington station.

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Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Hammersmith station.

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Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Great Portland Street station.

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Map of how to get from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 3.4 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Olympia, England and Great Portland Street Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station hourly. Tickets cost £4 - £6 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

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 Hammersmith to Great Portland Street station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kensington to Great Portland Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£12 - £18
Assist
£13 - £19
UberX
£13 - £19
UberXL
£18 - £24
Exec
£23 - £35
Lux
£30 - £50
Taxi from Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£15 - £19
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com
Wimbledon Minicabs
Phone
+44 0 8946 9292
Website
wimbledon-minicabs.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
TW Cars
Phone
+44 20 3000 7515
Website
carstw.co.uk
Mitcham Town Minin Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3745 6201
Galaxy Cars Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8687 7000

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Olympia to Great Portland Street Underground Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Great Portland Street station.

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