There are 5 ways to get from Romford to Kensington (Olympia) by train, subway, bus, night 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  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Holland Park Underground Station Central

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 9 bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N15
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Kensington (Olympia) Station 9 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Line 86 bus, train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Romford, Western Road to Stratford Bus Station 86
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Kensington (Olympia)

$7 - $12

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Kensington (Olympia) 20 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Kensington (Olympia) 20 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Kensington (Olympia) is to night bus and line 9 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Kensington (Olympia) is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Romford and Kensington (Olympia) is 18 miles. The road distance is 20 miles.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Romford to Kensington (Olympia), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Kensington (Olympia) station. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Kensington (Olympia) Station via Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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

There is no direct connection from Romford to Kensington (Olympia). However, you can take the train to London Liverpool Street, take the walk to Liverpool Street Underground Station, take the Tube to Holland Park Underground Station, then take the walk to Kensington (Olympia). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Romford to Kensington (Olympia) via Stratford Bus Station, Stratford (London), and Kensington (Olympia) in around 2 h 11 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Holland Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 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 Romford, Western Road to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 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
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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