Simply hop off at Kensington (Olympia) Station. This station is just one stop from Shepherd’s Bush (Central Line) or West Brompton (District Line). You will find the Olympia National Hall right next to the station.
There is only a District line service from Earls Court on weekends; and throughout the week for some major events. Please check before you travel.
When travelling from Monday to Friday, you should change at West Brompton for a 2 minute Overground train to Kensington (Olympia). Alternatively West Kensington is an 8 minute walk away, and High Street Kensington is a 4 minute bus ride or 12 minute walk away.
Change at Shepherd’s Bush for a 2 minute Overground train to Kensington (Olympia).
Baron’s Court is a 9 minute walk away from Olympia London.
HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE
Hammersmith Station is a 5 minute bus ride or 15 minute walk away.
High Street Kensington is a 4 minute bus ride or 12 minute walk away. Hammersmith Station is an 5 minute bus ride or 15 minute walk away.
9 | 10 | 27 | 28 | 49 | 391 | N9 | N10 | N27 | N28
The following buses all stop within a very short walking distance of the venue:
9 | runs to and from Aldwych and Hammersmith.
10 | runs to and from Kings Cross and Hammersmith.
27 | runs to and from Chalk Farm and Turnham Green.
28 | runs to and from Kensal Rise and Wandsworth.
49 | runs to and from White City and Clapham Junction.
391 | runs to and from Fulham and Richmond.
N9 | N10 | N27 | N28 also run a night service.
GETTING TO OLYMPIA BY CAR
Due to FitCon taking place in central London, we highly recommend traveling to the venue by public transport. However, if you do wish to travel by car, the postcode of the Olympia Hall is W14 8UX. Please refer to the map below for an overview of available parking places.
Please note that Olympia’s parking tariff is applicable to all visitors and unfortunately no discounts are available, other than the daily pre-booked rate.
There are eight wide bays on the lower ground floor of the multi-storey car park at Olympia. There is a ramp to ground level. All other floors of the car park are accessed by lift.
If you are staying more than ten hours it is cheaper to book for a whole day in advance; this will also guarantee you a space in the car park. Please note that the wide bays are allocated on a first come first, served basis. Click on ‘parking’ to make a booking. Most major credit cards are accepted.
Olympia’s reception and our car park’s pay station have hearing hoops. Our switchboard operates the ‘Typetalk’ system. For specific information about facilities available at events, please contact the event organiser.
Hourly onsite parking charges for visitors to Olympia London. Pre-booking guarantees a place for a flat fee of £28 per day for cars and vans or £48 per day for lorries.*
CARS & VANS
|Up to 1 hour||£6|
|10-24 hours||£37 (pre-booking is £28*)|
|Up to 1 hour||£14|
|10-24 hours||£58 (pre-booking is £48*)|
- All bookings are subject to £1.50 booking fee.
- Tickets are valid for the whole day, from 07:00hrs Monday to Saturday and 08:00hrs Sunday until car park closing time. The closing times will vary so please check on arrival.
- Available for all event tenancy dates
The quickest and safest way is to pre-book a taxi, or use a black cab. London’s famous taxis (black cabs) can be booked in advance, hailed on the street or picked up from designated taxi ranks. The venue’s postcode is W14 8UX.
|One-Number Taxi||0871 871 8710||All London|
|Call-A-Cab||020 8901 4444||All London|
|Computer Cab||020 7908 0207||All London|
|Croydon Taxi Rank (CR0)||0800 118 2738
|Croydon and surrounding areas|
|DataCab||020 7432 1540||All London|
|Dial-A-Cab||020 7253 5000||All London|
|Radio Taxis||020 7272 0272||All London|
|Clapham Common Taxi Rank (SW4)||0800 118 2494
|Clapham Common and surrounding areas|
|Morden Taxi Rank (SM4)||0800 118 2882
|Morden and surrounding areas|
|Sutton Taxi Rank (SM2)||0800 118 2192
|Sutton and surrounding areas|
|Balham Taxi Rank (SW12)||0800 118 2944
|Balham and surrounding area|
|Taxi Call Wimbledon||020 8099 7711||Immediate hiring: Wimbledon and surrounding areas|
|Centre Court Wimbledon Taxi Rank||0800 211 8914
|Wimbledon and surrounding areas|
Simply jump on the 30 minute train from Gatwick to Clapham Junction. Then change onto the Overground, direct to Kensington (Olympia).
The Piccadilly line goes straight to Heathrow. Olympia London is only a 5 minute bus ride, or 9 minute walk away.
Alternatively, take the Heathrow Express train to Paddington. Then travel to Hammersmith, using the Circle or Hammersmith & City line.
The Stansted Express goes to Liverpool Street. Then change onto the Central line for Shepherd’s Bush, and take the Overground one stop to Kensington (Olympia).
Take the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) to Bank. Change onto the Central line for Shepherd’s Bush, and take the Overground one stop to Kensington (Olympia).
Take a train from Luton Airport to St Pancras. Change onto the Victoria line for Oxford Circus. Then change onto the Central line for Shepherd’s Bush, and take the Overground one stop to Kensington (Olympia).
ALTERNATIVE PARKING AT WEMBLEY PARK.
You can find alternative (truck) parking at Wembley Park which has over 3000 secure car parking spaces and is the official car parking for events at Wembley Stadium and Wembley Arena.
HOW DO I GET THERE?
• Drive on Hammersmith Road towards High Street Kensington
• Turn left on the A3220 (Holland Road) and continue past Westfield.
• At the end of the A3220 turn Left into Western Avenue A40.
• Join the North Circular A406 (North Bound) at Hanger Lane and follow the signs to Wembley Stadium.
HOW DO I RETURN TO OLYMPIA LONDON BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT?
Wembley Central Station is a 10 minute walk from Wembley Park. Here, you can travel to Kensington (Olympia) by London Overground (changing at Willesden Junction) or Southern Railway direct to the venue.
IS THERE A SAT NAV REFERENCE?
Yes; just put in HA9 0TU.
Who can I contact with any further queries?
For further information or assistance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Wembley Car Park supervisor on 07867 457564.
TRAFFIC MARSHALLING SYSTEM
This system is used for all events held at Olympia London, getting you in and out quicker, easier and better!
Less queuing; drive straight into the site to unload, saving time for everyone.
Book your vehicle in at a time and date that is convenient for you.
Reduce air pollution and congestion in the local area; carbon reporting for events.