Public transport

Public Transport

Information about public transport services serving the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

Download our Public Transport Leaflet for bus, tube and rail information

Please note that the bus route 23 has been changed - for details of the new route please visit the TfL website.



We have 13 Underground stations, and the Circle, District, Central, Piccadilly and Hammersmith and City Lines all running through the borough.



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.



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.

Find out more about High Speed 2 on the HS2 website.


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.


Further information

For information on all modes of transport visit the Transport for London website or telephone 0343 222 1234.

Last updated: 12 May 2020