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Kennington ⇄ White City Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares

The journey from Kennington to White City is in fare zones 1&2 and you’ll have to use the Northern and Central tube lines, changing trains at Tottenham Court Road

  1. From Kennington take the Northern Line
  2. Change at Tottenham Court Road to the Central Line
  3. Leave the train at White City

Number of tube stops: 14 · Journey time: Approx 37 mins

Stations on the route: Kennington ➜ Waterloo ➜ Embankment ➜ Charing Cross ➜ Leicester Square ➜ Tottenham Court Road [change train] Tottenham Court Road ➜ Oxford Circus ➜ Bond Street ➜ Marble Arch ➜ Lancaster Gate ➜ Queensway ➜ Notting Hill Gate ➜ Holland Park ➜ Shepherd’s Bush ➜ White City

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Northern and Central

First and last train times on the Northern line

Tube times for the Northern line

Alternative routes include Kennington to Wood Lane, Kennington to Shepherds Bush Market and Kennington to Latimer Road

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

Kennington tube station is not wheelchair accessible

White City station is not wheelchair accessible

Kennington station entrance – You have to use a lift and one flight of stairs between the entrance and the platforms (19 steps down). If you want to avoid the lift then you have to use another five flights of stairs (21 steps down +2x19 steps down +17 steps down +3 steps down)

Changing tube line at Tottenham Court Road – You can use a lift when changing between the platforms

White City station exit – You must use three flights of stairs between the platforms and the exit (2x11 steps up +5 steps down)

The journey from White City to Kennington is in fare zones 1&2 and you’ll have to use the Central and Northern tube lines, changing trains at Tottenham Court Road

  1. From White City take the Central Line
  2. Change at Tottenham Court Road to the Northern Line
  3. Leave the train at Kennington

Number of tube stops: 14 · Journey time: Approx 36 mins

Stations on the route: White City ➜ Shepherd’s Bush ➜ Holland Park ➜ Notting Hill Gate ➜ Queensway ➜ Lancaster Gate ➜ Marble Arch ➜ Bond Street ➜ Oxford Circus ➜ Tottenham Court Road [change train] Tottenham Court Road ➜ Leicester Square ➜ Charing Cross ➜ Embankment ➜ Waterloo ➜ Kennington

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Central and Northern

First and last train times on the Central line

Tube times for the Central line

Alternative routes include White City to Wood Lane, White City to Shepherds Bush Market and White City to Latimer Road

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

White City underground station is not wheelchair accessible

Kennington station is not wheelchair accessible

White City station entrance – You must use three flights of stairs between the entrance and the platforms (5 steps up +2x11 steps down)

Changing tube line at Tottenham Court Road – You can use a lift when changing between the platforms

Kennington station exit – You have to use one flight of stairs and a lift between the platforms and the exit (19 steps up). If you want to avoid the lift then you have to use another five flights of stairs (3 steps up +17 steps up +2x19 steps up +21 steps up)

Tube fare between Kennington and White City

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 Kennington ⇄ White City 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 Kennington ⇄ White City 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
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 – It’s about 5⅓ miles from White City to Kennington 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 – Catching a black cab 5⅓ miles between White City train station and Kennington station will take 24-38 mins and cost about £28 and £40