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

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Holland Park station Central

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 9 bus  •  1 h 51 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 9 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Kensington (Olympia)

$9 - $16

Taxi  •  36 min

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

$90 - $120

Drive  •  36 min

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

$4 - $7

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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 51 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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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Kensington (Olympia). However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Kensington via Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to Kensington (Olympia). However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Kensington (Olympia) via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 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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The best way to get from Romford to Kensington (Olympia) without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £7 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Romford to Kensington (Olympia), including transfers.

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

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Romford to Kensington (Olympia) train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Romford station.

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Romford to Kensington (Olympia) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Kensington station.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Kensington (Olympia).
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  • Distance: 17.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

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

You can take a train from Romford to Kensington (Olympia) via Stratford (London) and Kensington (Olympia) in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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
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
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$90 - $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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Romford to Kensington (Olympia) train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Kensington (Olympia) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Kensington (Olympia) is 20 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Romford to Kensington (Olympia).

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There are 8522+ hotels available in Kensington (Olympia). Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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