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East Acton ⇄ South Ealing Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares

The journey from East Acton to South Ealing is in fare zones 2&3 and you’ll have to use the Central, District and Piccadilly tube lines, changing trains at Ealing Broadway and Acton Town

  1. From East Acton take the Central Line
  2. Change at Ealing Broadway to the District Line
  3. Change at Acton Town to the Piccadilly Line
  4. Leave the train at South Ealing

Number of tube stops: 6 · Journey time: Approx 35 mins

Stations on the route: East Acton ➜ North Acton ➜ West Acton ➜ Ealing Broadway [change train] Ealing Broadway ➜ Ealing Common ➜ Acton Town [change train] Acton Town ➜ South Ealing

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Central, District and Piccadilly

First and last train times on the Central line

Tube times for the Central line

Alternative routes include East Acton to Northfields

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

East Acton tube station is not wheelchair accessible

South Ealing station is not wheelchair accessible

East Acton station entrance – You must use two flights of stairs between the entrance and the eastbound platform (18 steps up +19 steps up), or three flights of stairs to the westbound platform (11 steps up +14 steps up +16 steps up)

Changing tube line at Ealing Broadway – Changing between the Central and District lines is on the level

Changing tube line at Acton Town – There’s a lift between the different platforms

South Ealing station exit – You must use two flights of stairs between the platforms and the exit (14 steps up +13 steps up)

The journey from South Ealing to East Acton is in fare zones 2&3 and you’ll have to use the Piccadilly, District and Central tube lines, changing trains at Acton Town and

  1. From South Ealing take the Piccadilly Line
  2. Change at Acton Town to the District Line
  3. Change at Ealing Broadway to the Central Line
  4. Leave the train at East Acton

Number of tube stops: 6 · Journey time: Approx 43 mins

Stations on the route: South Ealing ➜ Acton Town [change train] Acton Town ➜ Ealing Common ➜ Ealing Broadway [change train] Ealing Broadway ➜ West Acton ➜ North Acton ➜ East Acton

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Piccadilly, District and Central

First and last train times on the Piccadilly line

Tube times for the Piccadilly line

Alternative routes include South Ealing to Northfields

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

South Ealing train station is not wheelchair accessible

East Acton station is not wheelchair accessible

South Ealing station entrance – You must use two flights of stairs between the entrance and the platforms (13 steps down +14 steps down)

Changing tube line at Acton Town – There’s a lift between the different platforms

Changing tube line at Ealing Broadway – Changing between the Central and District lines is on the level

East Acton station exit – You must use two flights of stairs between the eastbound platform and the exit (19 steps down +18 steps down), or three flights of stairs from the westbound platform (16 steps down +14 steps down +11 steps down)

Tube fare between East Acton and South Ealing

This tube journey is in Oyster zones 2-3. The cheapest fare is £1.90 off-peak (£2.10 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 East Acton ⇄ South Ealing 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 2-3 fare £6.70 £2.10 £1.90 £10 £10
Travelcard prices from East Acton ⇄ South Ealing 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 – The distance to East Acton is about three miles. It would take you around 57-63 minutes

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 prices 2024 · Pensioner bus prices 2024 · Children’s bus prices 2024

Travel by taxi – The three mile taxi ride between South Ealing train station and East Acton station should cost between £14.30 and £24.60 and take about 13-25 mins