London 9 & 10 October 2020


Opening Hours

Friday October 9: 9:30am – 3:00pm
Saturday October 10: 10:00am – 4:00pm

Taking a school group to the event? 
Please arrive 20 minutes before your pre-booked time-slot.


The London What Career Live? and What University Live? events takes place at:

Olympia London
Hammersmith Road
W14 8UX

Underground / Overground
Travel to Kensington (Olympia) station on London Overground.

It is one stop from Shepherd's Bush (Central Line) or West Brompton (District Line).

Kensington Olympia station provides direct services to Clapham Junction, Gatwick Airport, Brighton, Watford Junction, Willesden Junction.

The station is next to the venue.

Hammersmith Road - 9, 10, 27, 28
Holland Road - 49
North End Road - 39

Direct access to Olympia London from all London airports via tube and rail networks.



Olympia Central is wheelchair accessible.
If you have any further accessibility needs you'd like accommodating or need any information please let us know

Subsidised transport

Groups with a minimum of 40 visitors travelling to Olympia, London from outside Zone 6*, are eligible (subject to availability) to receive £200 towards travel costs.

These are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis

To be eligible you must adhere to the following conditions:

- Groups attending must be travelling from the regions outside Zone 6* on the London Underground network.

- A group of 40 or more needs to be registered and attend What Career Live? and What University Live? on either the 9 or 10 October 2020 at Olympia, London. This can include students, advisors (teachers, lecturers or other) and accompanying adults. The transport subsidy will be paid based on the number that attends (i.e. if 40 people are registered for the event and 33 attend; no subsidy will be paid).

- Subsidies are only available for groups of students from Year 11 and above.

To apply for the distance travel bursary, please complete this form  and send it to

London Travel Bursary Form

Terms and Conditions

* Zone 6 is defined by the Transport for London's zonal fare system, so school groups travelling from areas that are based in Zones 1 - 6 of the Transport for London system will not qualify for a transport subsidy.


Fast track entry

Don't forget to bring your ticket with your for fast-track entry.

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Who will be exhibiting at the London event