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Hammersmith Road Bus Stop to Olympia West Entrance

Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London, W14 8UX

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Introduction

  • The following information describes the route from the Hammersmith Road Bus Stops D,E and J to Olympia West.
  • The route leads along Hammersmith Road, Lyons Walk and Blythe Road.
  • The majority of the paths along the route are concrete tiles.
  • There is signage located along the north side of Hammersmith Road, directing you to the entrances.
  • The potential hazards on this route include; busy roads, crossing points and congested pathways.
  • The visual indicators at the crossing points are activated by push buttons. These are between the heights of 95cm and 105cm.

Hammersmith Road Bus Stops

  • There are several bus stops located along Hammersmith Road.
  • There is step free access to the bus shelter.
  • There is bench seating within the bus shelter.
  • The nearest bus stops to Olympia West, located on the south side of Hammersmith Road are bus stops D and E
  • The nearest bus stops to Olympia West, located on the north side of Hammersmith Road are bus stops J.
  • Bus Stop D is only used as a replacement for rail services during some events.

Hammersmith Road Bus Stop J To Lyons Walk

  • After leaving the bus turn right and follow Hammersmith Road for approximately 40m and turn left onto Lyons Walk
  • Along Hammersmith Road the width of the path narrows due to bins and event signage. The width of the path at these points is still over 150cm.
  • The surface of the path is concrete tiles.

Hammersmith Road Bus Stop E to Lyons Walk

  • After exiting the bus turn right and follow Hammersmith Road for approximately 30m until you reach the pedestrian crossing.
  • The pedestrian crossing has dropped kerbs with tactile paving on both sides.
  • There are rotating cones located at the base of the push button boxes to indicate when it is safe to cross.
  • After completing the crossing, turn left and follow Hammersmith Road for approximately 40m where you turn right onto Lyons Walk.
  • The path narrows due to bins and event signage. The width of the path at these points is still over 150cm.
  • The surface of the path is concrete tiles.

Hammersmith Road Bus Stop D to Lyons Walk

  • After exiting the bus turn right and follow Hammersmith Road for approximately 40m until you reach the pedestrian crossing.
  • The pedestrian crossing has dropped kerbs with tactile paving on both sides.
  • There are rotating cones located at the base of the push button boxes to indicate when it is safe to cross.
  • After completing the crossing turn left and follow Hammersmith Road for approximately 140m where you turn right onto Lyon Road.
  • Along Hammersmith Road there are dropped kerbs at the Gate F crossing.
  • Along Hammersmith Road the width of the path narrows due to bins and event signage. The width of the path at these points is still over 150cm.
  • The surface of the path varies between concrete tiles and concrete with square glass tiles embedded into the path.

Lyons Walk to Blythe Road

  • After Hammersmith Road turn right onto Lyons Walk.
  • Lyons Walk is a pedestrianised area.
  • The surface of the path is block paving.
  • There is bench seating available.
  • There is clear signage.
  • Follow Lyons Walk for approximately 70m to Blythe Road.

Blythe Road to Olympia West

  • After Lyons Walk follow the path onto Blythe Road.
  • There is step free access along Blythe Road.
  • The surface of the path is concrete tiles.
  • There are dropped kerbs at the crossing points over Gates G and H access roads.
  • Follow Blythe Road for approximately 200m.
  • Olympia West is located on your right.

Olympia West