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Finsbury Park ⇄ West Hampstead Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares

The journey from Finsbury Park to West Hampstead is in fare zones 1&2 and you’ll have to use the Victoria, Metropolitan and Jubilee tube lines, changing trains at King’s Cross St. Pancras and Finchley Road

  1. From Finsbury Park take the Victoria Line
  2. Change at King’s Cross St. Pancras to the Metropolitan Line
  3. Change at Finchley Road to the Jubilee Line
  4. Leave the train at West Hampstead

Number of tube stops: 7 · Journey time: Approx 41 mins

Stations on the route: Finsbury Park ➜ Highbury & Islington ➜ King’s Cross St. Pancras [change train] King’s Cross St. Pancras ➜ Euston Square ➜ Great Portland Street ➜ Baker Street ➜ Finchley Road [change train] Finchley Road ➜ West Hampstead

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Victoria, Metropolitan and Jubilee

First and last train times on the Victoria line

Tube times for the Victoria line

Alternative routes include Finsbury Park to Finchley Road, Finsbury Park to Swiss Cottage and Finsbury Park to Kilburn

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

Finsbury Park tube station is wheelchair accessible, and has step-free access from the street to the train

West Hampstead station is not wheelchair accessible

Finsbury Park station entrance – There’s a lift between the entrance and the platforms. If you want to avoid the lift then you can use two flights of stairs (16 steps down +17 steps down)

Changing tube line at King’s Cross St. Pancras – There’s a lift when changing between the platforms

Changing tube line at Finchley Road – Changing between the Jubilee northbound and Metropolitan northbound, and the Jubilee southbound and Metropolitan southbound platforms is on the level, but you must use stairs to change between the northbound/​southbound platforms

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 Finsbury Park is in fare zones 1&2 and you’ll have to use the Jubilee and Victoria tube lines, changing trains at Green Park

  1. From West Hampstead take the Jubilee Line
  2. Change at Green Park to the Victoria Line
  3. Leave the train at Finsbury Park

Number of tube stops: 12 · Journey time: Approx 39 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 ➜ Oxford Circus ➜ Warren Street ➜ Euston ➜ King’s Cross St. Pancras ➜ Highbury & Islington ➜ Finsbury Park

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Jubilee and Victoria

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 is wheelchair accessible, and has step-free access from the street to the train

Finsbury Park 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

Changing tube line at – Changing between the Jubilee northbound and Metropolitan northbound, and the Jubilee southbound and Metropolitan southbound platforms is on the level, but you must use stairs to change between the northbound/​southbound platforms

Finsbury Park station exit – There’s a lift between the platforms and the exit. If you want to avoid the lift then you can use two flights of stairs (17 steps up +16 steps up)

Tube fare between Finsbury Park and West Hampstead

This tube journey is in Oyster zones 1-2. The cheapest fare is £2.80 off-peak (£3.40 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 Finsbury Park ⇄ 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 1-2 fare £6.70 £3.40 £2.80 £8.50 £8.50
Travelcard prices from Finsbury Park ⇄ 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 1-2 travelcard n/a n/a £42.70 £164
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 – If you wanted to walk the four mile distance it would take around 75-85 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 fares · Senior bus fares · Child bus fares

Travel by taxi – The four mile ride between West Hampstead train station and Finsbury Park station in a black cab should cost between £18 and £31 and take about 16-30 mins depending on the traffic