Duration 29 min
Distance 14.2 miles
Average price £13
Frequency 5/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Elephant & Castle Station and Orpington takes 29 min and the fastest train takes 21 min. The train runs at least 5 times per hour from Elephant & Castle Station to Orpington. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Subway, train • 28 min

  1. Elephant & Castle station
  2. London Bridge
  3. Orpington
28 min
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Elephant & Castle Station to Orpington train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Elephant & Castle Station and Orpington. The earliest departure is at 06:09 in the morning, and the last departure from Elephant & Castle Station is at 13:03 which arrives into Orpington at 13:24. All services require a transfer at London Bridge Underground Station and take an average of 29 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Elephant & Castle and arriving at Orpington. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and Orpington is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.2 miles.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Orpington train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Elephant & Castle station.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Orpington train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Orpington station.

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What companies run services between Elephant & Castle Station and Orpington?

Thameslink operates a train from Elephant & Castle Station to Orpington hourly. Tickets cost £7 - £9 and the journey takes 44 min. Southeastern also services this route 5 times a day.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5

About London Underground (Tube)

Subway from Elephant & Castle station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £17
Train from London Bridge to Orpington
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£6 - £9
1st Class
£11 - £17
Train from Elephant & Castle to Orpington
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£7 - £10
1st Class
£12 - £18

Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £9

About Thameslink

Train from Elephant & Castle to Orpington
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£7 - £9

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