Acton travel guide

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You're Going to Love Acton

Acton is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

When to visit Acton

Acton in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Acton in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Acton


When flying to Acton, you’ll arrive at London Heathrow Airport (LHR), which is located 14 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Acton from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 27h.


AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Acton, followed by Avanti West Coast. The train journey from Acton to Bristol takes 1h 32m and costs around $49 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Nottingham, expect to pay about $64 for a 1h 46m trip.


Another option to get to Acton is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 10 km from Acton. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Acton, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Cambridge, the bus ride to Acton takes 193 km and will cost you around $20. From Bristol, the ticket costs about $8 for a journey of 209 km.

Airlines serving Acton

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British Airways
Good (3,395 reviews)
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Turkish Airlines
Good (2,058 reviews)
Air France
Good (820 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,221 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,181 reviews)
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Austrian Airlines
Good (396 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (3,964 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (195 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (723 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (751 reviews)
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Etihad Airways
Good (584 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Acton

Most booked hotels in Acton

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
Strand Palace Hotel
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
The Tower Hotel
Good (7.8, Good reviews)
Royal National Hotel
Good (7.4, Good reviews)
St Giles Hotel - London
Good (6.8, Good reviews)
Britannia International Hotel Canary Wharf
Okay (5.7, Okay reviews)

Hiring a car in Acton

Expect to pay $3.23 per litre in Acton (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $38.71 and $51.61.