Well-appointed upstairs double bedroom with private bathroom — 5 min walk from Kew Gardens Station and 10 min walk from The National Archives or the Botanic Gardens.
• From Heathrow Airport:
Take any eastbound Piccadilly train (blue line); get off at Hammersmith station.
Cross over to Platform 1 (stairs or lift) and follow next instruction for Central London.
• From Central London (typically also from Gatwick and Stanstead airports):
Take westbound District train (green line) to Richmond (not Ealing Broadway).
Exit at Kew Gardens station and turn right on to North Road, then walk ≈500 m (5 min).
• From Richmond:
Take any train one stop to Kew Gardens station (District or Overground lines).
At Kew Gardens, take underpass to opposite side of station and turn right on to North Road.
• Use Kew Gardens station underpass to cross to opposite side of North Road.
Take any eastbound District line train from platform 2 (not Overground train).
• Alternatively, take any train to Richmond from platform 1 (same side as North Rd).
Change at Richmond and take train to Waterloo (5 min walk from London Eye).
It is advisable to check status updates for any existing or 'Future date' disruption to London transport.
Take particular note of the District and Piccadilly lines, especially if you have a flight to catch. In the event of cancellations replacement buses will be provided, but this will inevitably add to your journey time.
• First trains from about 6 am (7:30 am on Sunday & holidays).
• Last trains from about midnight (11 pm on Sunday & holidays).
• Peak travel is between 6:30 to 9:30 am and 4 to 7 pm Monday to Friday.
Mos contactless credit or debit cards (issued in the UK or abroad) and Google Pay or Apple Pay, can be used on London Underground and buses. To pay the minimum fare for your journey, be sure to 'touch in' and 'touch out' at ticket barriers.
Fares are cheaper for travel after 9:30 am and typically cost under £6 (return), or are capped at under £8 for multiple journeys (per adult per day).
An alternative smartcard for use on London public transport (tube & bus).
Can also be used for train travel to or from Gatwick airport (and Heathrow via underground).
Cards cost ≈£5 and must be charged with credit (available online and at most stations or newsagents).