There are 6 ways to get from Aldgate East to Brixton by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Tube, train  •  25 min

  1. Take the Tube from Aldgate East Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Loughborough Junction

$7 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 42 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Aldgate to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green 42

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aldgate East to Brixton 4.6 miles

$26 - $32

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Aldgate East to Brixton 4.6 miles

$15 - $22

Walk  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Walk from Aldgate East to Brixton 4.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  34 min

  1. Cycle from Central House, Aldgate to St John's Crescent, Brixton 4.9 miles

What companies run services between Aldgate East, England and Brixton, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Aldgate East to Brixton every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Aldgate East Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Loughborough Junction
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Blackfriars to Loughborough Junction
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Aldgate East to Brixton
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$15 - $22
uberASSIST
$18 - $26
uberX
$18 - $26
ACCESS
$17 - $24
uberXL
$23 - $35
UberEXEC
$35 - $50
UberLUX
$55 - $80
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Central House, Aldgate to St John's Crescent, Brixton
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Aldgate East to Brixton
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Aldgate East and Brixton is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from Aldgate East to Brixton is to line 42 bus which costs £2 and takes 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Aldgate East to Brixton is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs £18 - £23.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aldgate and arriving at Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

It takes approximately 25 min to get from Aldgate East to Brixton, including transfers.