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

The journey from East Acton to West Acton is in fare zones 2&3 and it’s a direct train on the Central tube line

  1. From East Acton take the Central Line
  2. Leave the train at West Acton

Number of tube stops: 2 · Journey time: Approx 8 mins

Stations on the route: East Acton ➜ North Acton ➜ West Acton

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and station closures

First and last train times on the Central line

Tube times for the Central line

Alternative routes include East Acton to North Ealing, East Acton to Park Royal and East Acton to Ealing Common

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

East Acton tube station is not wheelchair accessible

West Acton 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)

West Acton station exit – You must use two flights of stairs between the platforms and the exit (18 steps up +19 steps up)

The journey from West Acton to East Acton is in fare zones 2&3 and it’s a direct train on the Central tube line

  1. From West Acton take the Central Line
  2. Leave the train at East Acton

Number of tube stops: 2 · Journey time: Approx 10 mins

Stations on the route: West Acton ➜ North Acton ➜ East Acton

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and station closures

First and last train times on the Central line

Tube times for the Central line

Alternative routes include West Acton to North Ealing, West Acton to Park Royal and West Acton to Ealing Common

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

West Acton train station is not wheelchair accessible

East Acton station is not wheelchair accessible

West Acton station entrance – You must use two flights of stairs between the entrance and the platforms (19 steps down +18 steps down)

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 West Acton

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 ⇄ West Acton 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 ⇄ West Acton 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
See our complete list of Tube fares, Tube fares for senior citizens, Tube fares for children, Oyster tube fares, Contactless tube fares and Travelcard tube fares
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 is roughly 1½ miles, which would take about 28-31 minutes on foot

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 1½ mile taxi fare between West Acton train station and East Acton will cost around £10.60 to £18.20 and can be covered in about 8-17 mins