Public transport

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea is well served by public transport services.

Underground

We have twelve Underground stations, and the Circle, District, Central, Piccadilly and Hammersmith and City Lines all running through the borough.

Trains

The West London Line runs along our western boundary with stations at Kensington Olympia and West Brompton. Shepherd’s Bush and Imperial Wharf stations are nearby, in the borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.

New rail lines

Find out what's happening with Crossrail 1 (the Elizabeth Line) and a station at Kensal. 

Find out what's happening with Crossrail 2.

Local Impact of Highspeed 2 revealed - see how the Royal Borough will be affected

Buses

The Royal Borough is served by over 30 bus routes, enabling passengers to travel extensively within Kensington and Chelsea and further afield. The entire bus network is now fully wheelchair accessible.

River travel

Cadogan Pier and Chelsea Harbour Pier (in Hammersmith and Fulham) facilitate travel along the River Thames between Putney Bridge and Blackfriars. Download our Transport Network Guide for more information.

Transport Network Guide [PDF] (large file size: 3Mb)

Further information

For information on all modes of transport visit the Transport for London website or telephone 0843 222 1234.