The nearest train station to Olympia is Kensington Olympia Rail Station. Direct services run from Clapham JunctionBalhamEast CroydonShepherd’s BushWatford JunctionMilton Keynes CentralWillesden JunctionWest Hampstead and Stratford. The entrance to Olympia can be found by turning left out of the exit of the station onto Olympia Way and following the signs for Olympia Grand Hall, Olympia National Hall, Olympia Two and Olympia Conference Centre. 

Opened in 1886, Olympia London is located in West Kensington and recently underwent a £30m redevelopment. Replacing Earls Court Exhibition Centre, Olympia London features four event venues and a conference centre. This amazing venue hosts all kinds of events, from the London Chess Classic to the Great British Beer Festival! For more information about opening times, visit their official website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays07:25 - 20:30
Saturday 08:25 - 15:00
Sunday 09:15 - 16:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayAvailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 2
Left LuggageUnavailable
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Coffee kiosk
ATM notes
Located opposite the Olympia Way entrance
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Nearest station with more facilities

Clapham Junction

Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Via ticket office

Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameOlympia
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces60
Carpark charges
Daily£6-10 hrs £24.00, 10 hrs + £32.00
Off-peak£6 per 2 hours, minimum charge
Per Hour£6 per 2 hours, minimum charge
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces14
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
2 racks South Bound platform 1 and North Bound platform 2
Cycle storage notes<p>Large number of bicycle racks on station. Users need to provide own padlock.</p>
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Northbound platform and District Line platform fully accessible. Southbound platform is via footbridge, and there is level access via a rear entrance to the station, but there is not accessible interchange to the other platform

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

contact taxi operator directly

Departures and arrivals from Kensington Olympia

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Clapham JunctionSouthern16:503On time
to Stratford (London)London Overground16:552Late
to Clapham JunctionLondon Overground16:573On time
to Stratford (London)London Overground17:092On time
to Clapham JunctionLondon Overground17:123On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Watford JunctionSouthern16:503On time
from Clapham JunctionLondon Overground16:542On time
from Stratford (London)London Overground16:573On time
from Clapham JunctionLondon Overground17:092On time
from Stratford (London)London Overground17:123On time

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