There are 5 ways to get from St Albans to Olympia by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead to Kensington (Olympia)

$12 - $17

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Line 328 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 328 bus from West Hampstead Underground Station to Kensington, Earl's Court RdPembroke Place 328

$13 - $16

Bus, train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from St Albans, Town Hall to Watford Junction Railway Station 321|Sapphire / ...
  2. Take the train from Watford Junction to Kensington (Olympia)

$12 - $20

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Albans to Olympia 24.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Olympia 24.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Olympia is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to Olympia is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St Albans to Olympia. However, there are services departing from St Albans City and arriving at Kensington (Olympia) via West Hampstead. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between St Albans and Olympia is 18 miles. The road distance is 24.5 miles.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Olympia without a car is to train which takes 43 min and costs £8 - £13.

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from St Albans to Olympia, including transfers.

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St Albans to Olympia train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from St Albans City station.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Olympia is to train which takes 43 min and costs £8 - £13. Alternatively, you can line 328 bus, which costs £9 - £12 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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St Albans to Olympia train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Kensington (Olympia) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans to Olympia is 25 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from St Albans to Olympia.

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  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between St Albans, England and Olympia, England?

You can take a train from St Albans to Olympia via West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead, and Kensington (Olympia) in around 43 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from St Albans to Olympia every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Hampstead Underground Station to Kensington, Earl's Court RdPembroke Place
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, Town Hall to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, Town Hall to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Taxi from St Albans to Olympia
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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