Our Spring Knitting & Stitching Show takes place at Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, London , W14 8UX.
Travelling to the Show
Please click here to see the list of Coach Companies that are running a trip to The Spring Knitting & Stitching Show 2017.
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.
Please note that there is no district line service from Earls Court to London Olympia during the show – we have listed some alternative routes below but please do check TFL before you travel.
Kensington Olympia – London Overground
Kensington (Olympia) is on the London Overground network.
It’s one stop from Shepherd’s Bush (Central line) or West Brompton (District line).
The venue is next to the station. (Please note that there is no district line service to London Olympia during the show).
Shepherd’s Bush – Central Line and London Overground
Change at Shepherd’s Bush for a 2 minute Overground train to Kensington (Olympia) (no service on Sunday).
Alternatively you can change and take the mainline train towards South Croydon to Kensington Olympia.
Hammersmith – Piccadilly Line, Hammersmith & City Line and Circle Line
Hammersmith is a 9 minute walk away. If you’d prefer to take public transport from here, you can take the number 27 bus going towards Chalk Farm from bus stop W and get off at North End Road.
Alternatively you can take the 391 bus towards Fulham, Sands End and get off at Kensington Olympia.
High Street Kensington – Circle Line
High Street Kensington is 20 minute walk away. If you’d prefer to take public transport from here you can take the bus number 28 going towards Wandsworth bridge, South Side from bus stop E and get off at Kensington Olympia.
Alternatively you can take either bus number 9, 10 or 27 from bus stop F and get of at North End Road. Olympia is then a 2 minute walk away.
West Brompton – District Line
Change at West Brompton for a 2 minute Overground train to Kensington (Olympia) (no service on Sunday).
Alternatively you can change and take the mainline train towards Milton Keynes Central or Shepherd’s Bush and get off at Kensington Olympia.
West Kensington – District Line
West Kensington is an 10 minute walk away. If you’d prefer to take public transport you can take either the bus number 28 towards Kensal Rise or the 391 towards Richard and get off at Kensington Olympia/Hammersmith Road stop.
Barons Court – District Line and Piccadilly Line
Barons Court is a 7 minute walk away.
We strongly advise that you check Transport for London or the National Rail websites before you travel.
9, 10, 27, 28, 49, 391, N9, N10
The following buses all stop within very short walking distance of the venue.
9 – runs from Aldwych to Hammersmith (south) and Hammersmith to Aldwych (north). There is also a night bus route – N9.
10 – runs from Kings Cross to Hammersmith (south) and Hammersmith to Kings Cross (north). There is also a night bus route – N10 – that extends to Richmond (south).
27 – runs from Chalk Farm to Turnham Green (south) and Turnham Green to Chalk Farm (north).
This bus runs 24 hours a day.
28 – runs from Kensal Rise to Wandsworth (south) and Wandsworth to Kensal Rise (north). There is also a night bus route – N28 that extends to Camden Town (north).
49 – runs from White City to Clapham Junction (south) and Clapham Junction to White City (north). It stops on Holland Road and Olympia is just around the corner.
391 – runs from Fulham to Richmond (south) and Richmond to Fulham (north). It stops at the top of North End Road, opposite the venues.
We strongly advise that you check Transport for London before you travel.
From M1/A1/M11/A10 take the A406 westbound to A4. Continue on A4 over Hammersmith Flyover, turn left onto the B317 (North End Road) and follow signs.
From M4/A4 follow directions as above.
From A3/M3 follow signs for central London, take Wandsworth or Putney bridges.
From Wandsworth Bridge, turn left onto New Kings Road, turn right onto Fulham High Street, which becomes Fulham Palace Road. At Hammersmith roundabout turn right onto Hammersmith Road and follow signs.
From Putney Bridge, turn left onto Fulham Palace Road and follow directions as above.
From M2/M20/A2 follow signs to central London, take Blackfriars, London, Waterloo, Vauxhall, Southwark, Chelsea or Battersea bridges, turn left along Embankment and follow signs.
From A12/A13 follow signs for central London towards Tower or London Bridge. Don’t cross the bridge, and instead continue along Embankment and follow signs.
The venue has one dedicated car park and it is strongly advised that you pre-book to guarantee a space. To book visit www.olympia.co.uk