The Ideal Home Show will be back at Olympia London for 2017. Find out the best way to get to the venue below:

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Train & Tube

Olympia London is the only venue in London with a dedicated rail station - Kensington (Olympia). It's served by the London Overground and national rail networks. A further five Underground lines are connected; only a short walk away, so everyone can arrive together.

National Rail

Trains towards Milton Keynes from Platform 16 at Clapham Junction stop at Kensington (Olympia) and the journey takes just 10 minutes. For more frequent trains to Olympia use the London Overground at Platform 2 towards Willesden Junction. Travelling in a group of three or more? Use GroupSave and get 1/3 off your rail fares!

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Central Line

Change at Shepherd's Bush for a 2 minute Overground train to Kensington (Olympia).

District Line

Change at West Brompton for a 2 minute Overground train to Kensington (Olympia). There is also a limited service from Earls Court on weekends. Please check before you travel.


Buses from High Street Kensington go every couple of minutes from the station. Numbers 9, 10 or 27 from stop F (outside M&S). 

Buses from Hammersmith and West Kensington that stop just outside the venue. For Hammersmith numbers 9, 10, 27 and West Kensington number 28.

Buses from Earls Court to Olympia will be extended until 21:00 on late night Thursday. The last bus will leave Olympia at 21:12.

Please use the below map to help plan your journey

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The Olympia London postcode is W14 8UX.

Please pre-book your parking at: If you require further information you can visit the Olympia website.

Booking a Hotel

Visit Event Express to find options on the best accomadation to book for the show.

Disability Information

Find out more information about disabled access, parking and onsite facilities.


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