Acton
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.509 and -0.276 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 30' 32" and W -0° 16' 34"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:02 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:47 am and 9:11 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2020-06-03 07:22:25

Delve into Acton

Acton in Greater London (England) with it's 53,689 habitants is a city located in United Kingdom a little west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Acton is now 05:02 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports closer to Acton, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is RAF Northolt in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Tower of London in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We saw 5 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ealing Broadway, Ealing, Wembley, Hammersmith and Kensington. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 61 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 87% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 4th of June 2020

14°C (57 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 5th of June 2020

15°C (58 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 6th of June 2020

11°C (51 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Kings Head Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
High Street 214
W3 9NX London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel 55

Address
0,9 mi
55 Hanger Lane, Ealing
W5 3HL London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Crowne Plaza LONDON - EALING

Address
1,7 mi
Western Avenue,Hanger Lane
W5 1HG LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Park Plaza Park Royal

Address
1,3 mi
Site Office,628 Western Avenue
W3 0TA London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel London Brentford

Address
1,3 mi
Great West Road
TW80GP Brentford
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Clayton Chiswick

Address
1,2 mi
Chiswick High Road 626
W4 5RY London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


DoubleTree by Hilton London - Ealing

Address
0,6 mi
2-8 Hanger Lane
W5 3HN London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Chiswick Lodge Hotel

Address
1,3 mi
104 Turnham Green Terrace
W4 1QN London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE LONDON WEMBLEY

Address
2,0 mi
NORTH CIRCULAR ROAD
NW10 7UG EALING
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Grand Junction Arms

Address
1,9 mi
Acton Lane
NW10 7AD London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

RT Country Acton 2011 RT 3228

Published: April 03, 2011
Length: 07:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: FalconImages

London Transport Museum Acton Depot open day March 2011. AEC Regent III London Transport Museum Acton Depot Tag der offenen Tür im März 2011. AEC Regent III London Transport Museum ...


3 Tours at Acton Main Line 09/03/2013.

Published: March 09, 2013
Length: 51:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: OLDBOYSTEAMING

Saturday the 9th of March 2013 At Acton Main Line station we had 3 rail tours the 1st was the Amman Valley Ranger top & tailed by 2 66's (Paddington Newport Paddington) the next was The Cathedral.


Museum Depot

Published: June 03, 2011
Length: 11:24 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Geofftech

London Transport Museum, Acton Depot.


Shunting standard stock cars 1789 and 7281 around Acton works Dec 1991 A film by Fred Ivey

Published: June 13, 2010
Length: 23:01 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Beulah22

This film speaks for itself. Today's health and safety obsessed railway management would have kittens if they saw what happen here. The engineer inspecting the corrosion is the late Bob Greenaway.


60163 Tornado, crossing Bollo Lane Level Crossing, South Acton. 19/12/2011.

Published: December 19, 2011
Length: 45:37 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Les Bailey

Un-spliced, so you see the barriers come down and the wait for the train to show. Go to 02:45 if you want only want to see and hear the train only. On time as it approaches South Acton Junction,...


Transporting L135 Acton Works November 1991 A film by Fred Ivey

Published: June 13, 2010
Length: 17:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Beulah22

Standard stock car L135 is moved by capstan powered traverser and electric trolley around London Underground's Acton works.


Very old Marryat & Scott lift at gunnersbury court in acton

Published: October 12, 2009
Length: 24:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: benobve

Very old Marryat & Scott lift at gunnersbury court in acton town. This was a very lucky find. I had got of the train at acton town (on my way to acton depot) and I saw some blocks of flats,...


Mayflower returns to the Mainline - LNER B1 61306 'Mayflower' at Acton Central

Published: February 12, 2015
Length: 02:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CoachAlex1996 (AlexMetroman)

LNER B1 61306 'Mayflower' at Acton Central working "The Royal Norfolkman" Railtour from Norwich to Windsor & Eton Riverside.


LU Asset Inspection Train passing through Acton Town

Published: December 07, 2014
Length: 35:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ttrains

http://tom.kell.me.uk - London Underground Asset Inspection Train passing through Acton Town station from the Sidings, on the way to Northfields. Formed as Train 763.


Standard stock car returns to Acton from the Isle of Wight A film by Fred Ivey Dec 1991

Published: June 13, 2010
Length: 35:41 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Beulah22

Class 485 driving motor car 485041 is moved by traverser at London Underground's Acton Works.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

District line

The District line is a London Underground service that crosses Greater London from east to west. From Upminster, the eastern terminus, the line runs through Central London to Earl's Court before dividing into three western branches that go to Ealing Broadway, Wimbledon and Richmond. A branch also runs northward from Earl's Court to Edgware Road via Paddington.

Located at 51.5067, -0.285278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
London Underground lines, Railway stations opened in 1868, Transport in Barking and Dagenham, Transport in Ealing, Transport in Hammersmith and Fulham, Transport in Havering, Transport in Hounslow, Transport in Kensington and Chelsea, Transport in Merton, Transport in Newham, Transport in Richmond upon Thames, Transport in the City of London, Transport in Tower Hamlets, Transport in Westminster, Standard gauge railways in London

Western Avenue, London

Western Avenue, some 10 miles (16 km) in length, is one of the major roads leading out of London, England. It is part of the A40, leaving the city in a north-westerly direction. The A40 is named as Western Avenue from its junction with Old Oak Common Lane in East Acton; the junction now has traffic lights, but its name Savoy Circus commemorates the roundabout which once formed the junction. East of this point is Westway, part of the A40 Central London link from Paddington.

Located at 51.525, -0.271 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Ealing, Streets in Hillingdon, Transport in Buckinghamshire

Ealing, Acton and Shepherd's Bush (UK Parliament constituency)

Ealing, Acton and Shepherd's Bush was a parliamentary constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elected one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election. The constituency was abolished at the 2010 general election when it was divided between the new seats of Ealing Central and Acton and Hammersmith.

Located at 51.517, -0.26 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics of Ealing, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1997, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies disestablished in 2010, Parliamentary constituencies in London (historic)

Municipal Borough of Acton

Acton was a local government district in Middlesex, England from 1865 to 1965. In 1865 the Local Government Act 1858 was adopted by the parish of Acton, and a twelve-member local board of health was formed to govern the area. The Local Government Act 1894 constituted the area an urban district, and an urban district council of fifteen councillors replaced the local board. The number of councillors was increased to sixteen in 1906.

Located at 51.5065, -0.2677 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Ealing, Districts abolished by the London Government Act 1963, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Local Government Districts created by the Local Government Act 1858, Municipal boroughs of England

Ealing Central and Acton (UK Parliament constituency)

Ealing Central and Acton is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Angie Bray of the Conservative Party.

Located at 51.51, -0.28 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics of Ealing, Parliamentary constituencies in London

Churchfield Road

For the area in Sandwell, West Midlands see Churchfield, Sandwell Churchfield Road, Acton, runs north of and parallel to Acton High Street. At the eastern end is the level crossing of Acton Central railway station after which it becomes East Churchfield Road. The western end forms a junction of which the northern road is Horn Lane, the southern Market Place and the western, the now pedestrianised King Street. St. Mary's Burial Ground lies on the southern side of the centre section of the road.

Located at 51.5083, -0.2675 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Ealing

Uxbridge Road

Uxbridge Road is the name of the A4020 road in London. It starts at Shepherd's Bush Green and goes west towards Uxbridge. It passes through Acton, Ealing Broadway and Hanwell. Uxbridge Road is a major road in West London passing through many retail and large residential districts. It provides several transport connections for commuters with many London Underground stations situated either on it or within walking distance.

Located at 51.5103, -0.28777 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Ealing, Streets in Hillingdon, Streets in Hammersmith and Fulham

Ealing Acton (UK Parliament constituency)

Ealing Acton was a parliamentary constituency in West London, which returned one Member of Parliament (MP) to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1983 until it was abolished for the 1997 general election.

Located at 51.51, -0.28 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parliamentary constituencies in London (historic), United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1983, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies disestablished in 1997, Politics of Ealing

Library for Iranian Studies (London)

Library for Iranian Studies is a major Persian library in Acton district of London, England. It has over 30,000 books in the Persian language, as well as English and other languages. The library receives no governmental funding and is voluntary controlled.

Located at 51.5075, -0.275278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Libraries in Ealing, Iranian culture

The Kids' Cookery School

The Kids' Cookery School (KCS) is a cookery school for children aged 3-16 which has charitable status. Children aged 3-16 years old go to KCS for practical cookery lessons, where they learn to cook healthy food from fresh ingredients. The school was founded in 1995 by Fiona Hamilton-Fairley, who raised funds to build the purpose-built teaching kitchens in Acton, West London Acton, London.

Located at 51.5038, -0.2797 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in Ealing, Cooking schools

Ealing Common Depot

Ealing Common Depot is a London Underground railway depot on the District Line, located between Acton Town and Ealing Common stations. It is accessed by road on Granville Gardens, off the Uxbridge Road in Ealing Common. From the main-line (District) it is accessed at Ealing Common by a junction immediately to the East of the platforms. Trains can enter or leave the depot to/from either the Westbound or Eastbound tracks at Ealing Common.

Located at 51.5067, -0.2852 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
London Underground depots, Buildings and structures in Ealing

Gunnersbury Triangle

The Gunnersbury Triangle is a Local Nature Reserve in the London boroughs of Ealing and Hounslow, immediately to the east of Gunnersbury. An area mainly of woodland, it supports a varied population of plants, birds, amphibians, insects and other wildlife. It is managed by the London Wildlife Trust. It has free admission and its entrance is on the south of Bollo Lane, a few yards from Chiswick Park Tube Station.

Located at 51.494, -0.271 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Nature Reserves in England, Nature reserves in Ealing, Nature reserves in Hounslow, Parks and open spaces in Ealing, Parks and open spaces in Hounslow, Woodland in London

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Acton.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Acton.

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Acton.

capture of the webcam Acton: A406 Gunnersbury Ave/Gunnersbury Ln

Acton: A406 Gunnersbury Ave/Gunnersbury Ln, Acton (source)

capture of the webcam Ealing: Hanger Lane/Queens Parade

Ealing: Hanger Lane/Queens Parade, Ealing (source)

capture of the webcam Acton: The Vale − Eastman Rd

Acton: The Vale − Eastman Rd, Acton (source)

capture of the webcam Ealing: Hanger Lane/Uxbridge Rd

Ealing: Hanger Lane/Uxbridge Rd, Ealing (source)

capture of the webcam Acton: A40/Wales Farm Rd

Acton: A40/Wales Farm Rd, Acton (source)

capture of the webcam Acton: Gunnersbury Ave/Gunnersbury Drive

Acton: Gunnersbury Ave/Gunnersbury Drive, Acton (source)

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03 Jun
2020

Hot Rod Night
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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WEIGHT LOSS WEDNESDAYS! Free Weekly Support Group In Colindale
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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George Egg: Movable Feast
Starting at: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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Experience The Sound Of SOUL - FREE Public Event
Starting at: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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04 Jun
2020

Riverdance: 25th Anniversary Tour
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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Mod 'n' Mini Meet
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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The Outsider's Insider
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Singing Lessons - Free Taster Sessions Every Month*!
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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The Glee Club London
Starting at: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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Riverdance London
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05 Jun
2020

Osterley Park Summer 10k
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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Osterley Park Summer 10k 2020
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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Bike Night + Streetfighters
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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06 Jun
2020

Fiesta S1600 Club Meet
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Middlesex County Automobile Club
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Актън, آکتون، لندن, ऐक्टन, アクトン, Acton i London, Актон, ایکٹون، لندن, 厄頓