Kensington Olympia (KPA)

Managed by London Overground 

 
Kensington Olympia Railway Station
Olympia Way
Kensington
W14 0NE
 

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

    Note Coffee kiosk
  • ATM machine

    ATM machine Located opposite the Olympia Way entrance
  • Toilets

    Toilets
  • Pay phone

  • Internet

    Public Wi-Fi Yes
  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops

    Shops
 
 

Kensington Olympia

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Getting to and from the station

 

Bicycle parking

Wheel Racks
Storage sheltered
Yes
Storage location
2 racks South Bound platform 1 and North Bound platform 2
Storage spaces
14

Large number of bicycle racks on station. Users need to provide own padlock.

Storage CCTV
Yes
Car Park
Olympia
Operator
National Car Parks Ltd
Phone number
0845 050 7080
Address
-
-
Email address
customer.service@ncp.co.uk
Opening hours
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day
Saturday 24 Hours a Day
Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
60
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station 

Access to Car park payment facilities is not required as parking is free for disabled users in disabled parking spaces.

Free of charge
No
Daily rate
£6-10 hrs £24.00, 10 hrs + £32.00
Off peak rate
£6 per 2 hours, minimum charge
Hourly rate
£6 per 2 hours, minimum charge
CCTV Coverage
No
Onward travel information

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here

Accessible taxis

contact taxi operator directly

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available
No
Metro

A limited London Underground (District Line) service operates from this station. At other times, change at West Brompton for the District line

Airport

Take the District Line to Earls Court and change for the Piccadilly line to Heathrow Airport

Ticket buying and collection

 
Ticket Office
Yes
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 07:25 - 20:30
Saturday 08:25 - 15:00
Sunday 09:15 - 16:30
Location

Olympia Way entrance

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is available at this station
Height adjusted ticket office counter note

Ticket office staff provide assistance where possible

Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Yes
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from either ticket office or self-service ticket machine
Oystercards
Get Oyster cards here
Yes
Top-up Oyster pay as you go here
Yes, at either ticket office or ticket machine
Use Oyster Pay as you go here
Yes

New Oyster cards can be purchased at some of the self-service ticket machines at this station, in addition to at the ticket office

Smartcards
Smartcards issued
No
Smartcards top-up
Not possible at this station
Smartcards validators
No

 Southern's smartcard is called 'the key'.  To apply online, go to www.southernrailway.com/thekey or pick up an application form from a Southern ticket office.

Penalty fares
Penalty fares apply for London Overground London Underground Southern 
London fare zone
Zone 2

Staffing and general services

 
Information available from staff
 
Information services - opening times
Monday - Friday 05:59 - 00:02
Saturday 05:59 - 00:02
Sunday 07:30 - 00:02
 
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements
Customer help points
Yes
Customer Services

Via ticket office

Ticket gates
Yes
CCTV
Yes
Location for Rail Replacement Services

Use Bus stop N in Holland Road for eastbound services to Shepherd's Bush

Use Bus stop A in Holland Road for westbound services to Clapham Junction

Facilities

 
ATM Machine
Yes
Located opposite the Olympia Way entrance
Public Wi-Fi
Yes

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Refreshment facilities
Yes
Coffee kiosk
Shops
Yes
Toilets
Yes
Baby changing facilities
Yes
Baby changing facilities location
Female toilets 
National key toilets
No
Waiting Rooms
No

Accessibility and mobility access

 
Staff help available
Yes
Staff help available opening times
Monday - Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Ramp for train access
Yes
Step free access coverage
No
Step free access note

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

 
Wheelchairs available
No

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