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Acton Town ⇄ West Hampstead Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares

The journey from Acton Town to West Hampstead is in fare zones 1-3 and you’ll have to use the Piccadilly and Jubilee tube lines, changing trains at Green Park

  1. From Acton Town take the Piccadilly Line
  2. Change at Green Park to the Jubilee Line
  3. Leave the train at West Hampstead

Number of tube stops: 15 · Journey time: Approx 44 mins

Stations on the route: Acton Town ➜ Turnham Green ➜ Hammersmith ➜ Barons Court ➜ Earl’s Court ➜ Gloucester Road ➜ South Kensington ➜ Knightsbridge ➜ Hyde Park Corner ➜ Green Park [change train] Green Park ➜ Bond Street ➜ Baker Street ➜ St. John’s Wood ➜ Swiss Cottage ➜ Finchley Road ➜ West Hampstead

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Piccadilly and Jubilee

First and last train times on the Piccadilly line

Tube times for the Piccadilly line

Alternative routes include Acton Town to Finchley Road, Acton Town to Swiss Cottage and Acton Town to Kilburn

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

Acton Town tube station has step-free access from the street to the platform (but there may be a step up or gap to the train)

West Hampstead station is not wheelchair accessible

Acton Town station entrance – There’s a lift between the entrance and the platforms, or two flights of stairs (2x14 steps down)

Changing tube line at Green Park – There are two lifts and a long walk when changing platforms. If you want a shorter walk then you can use two escalators instead of the lifts

West Hampstead station exit – You must use two flights of stairs between the platforms and the exit (16 steps up +15 steps up)

The journey from West Hampstead to Acton Town is in fare zones 1-3 and you’ll have to use the Jubilee and Piccadilly tube lines, changing trains at Green Park

  1. From West Hampstead take the Jubilee Line
  2. Change at Green Park to the Piccadilly Line
  3. Leave the train at Acton Town

Number of tube stops: 14 · Journey time: Approx 44 mins

Stations on the route: West Hampstead ➜ Finchley Road ➜ Swiss Cottage ➜ St. John’s Wood ➜ Baker Street ➜ Bond Street ➜ Green Park [change train] Green Park ➜ Hyde Park Corner ➜ Knightsbridge ➜ South Kensington ➜ Gloucester Road ➜ Earl’s Court ➜ Barons Court ➜ Hammersmith ➜ Acton Town

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Jubilee and Piccadilly

First and last train times on the Jubilee line

Tube times for the Jubilee line

Alternative routes include West Hampstead to Finchley Road, West Hampstead to Swiss Cottage and West Hampstead to Kilburn

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

West Hampstead train station has step-free access from the street to the platform (but there may be a step up or gap to the train)

Acton Town station is not wheelchair accessible

West Hampstead station entrance – You must use two flights of stairs between the entrance and the platforms (15 steps down +16 steps down)

Changing tube line at Green Park – There are two lifts and a long walk when changing platforms. If you want a shorter walk then you can use two escalators instead of the lifts

Acton Town station exit – There’s a lift between the platforms and the exit, or two flights of stairs (2x14 steps up)

Tube fare between Acton Town and West Hampstead

This tube journey is in Oyster zones 1-3. The cheapest fare is £3 off-peak (£3.70 peak) when you pay by Oyster or contactless. There’s no return fare, you just pay the same as two single tickets

Cost of tube fare from Acton Town ⇄ West Hampstead Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares
Fare zone Cash Oyster & Contactless cards
Single fare Single fare Daily cap
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak
Zone 1-3 fare £6.70 £3.70 £3 £10 £10
Travelcard prices from Acton Town ⇄ West Hampstead Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares
Fare Zone Travelcards (Train, Bus & Tram)
One day travel­card Week travel­card Month travel­card
Anytime Off-peak
Zone 1-4 travelcard £15.90 n/a £61.40 £235.80
Zone 1-6 travelcard £22.60 £15.90 £78 £299
Zone 1-9 travelcard £28.50 £17 £111.30 £427.40
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Note: Tube journey prices are correct as of

Peak and off-peak journey times

For Oyster and contactless off-peak is outside the hours of 6.30 AM-9.30 AM and 4 PM-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s any time after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri). Weekends are always classed as off-peak. Note: Between the 8th March and 31st May 2024 TFL are running a trial called ‘Off-Peak Friday Fares’, where Fridays will be classed as off-peak all day.

The fare is based on what time your journey begins. It doesn’t matter what time your journey ends.

Other ways to make this journey

Travel on foot – It’s around 5 miles to Acton Town, which is too far to walk

Travel by bus – Single fare: £1.75 (you may need more than one bus); Daily cap: £5.25; Weekly cap: £24.70; 1-day travelcard: £6; Weekly travelcard: £24.70 – Adult bus fares · Senior bus fares · Child bus fares

Travel by taxi – A five mile taxi ride between West Hampstead train station and Acton Town station should cost between £23 and £35.50 and take about 21-35 mins depending on the traffic