There are 7 ways to get from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward) 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  •  16 min

  1. Take the Tube from Aldgate East Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs

$3 - $7

Cheapest option

Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs

$1 - $4

5 alternative options

Line 254 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 254 bus from Aldgate East to Hackney, Amhurst Road Hackney Downs 254

$3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward) 3.1 miles

$18 - $23

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward) 3.1 miles

$12 - $19

Walk  •  55 min

  1. Walk from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward) 2.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  13 min

  1. Cycle from Central House, Aldgate to Shoreditch Court, Haggerston 2.1 miles

What companies run services between Aldgate East, England and Hackney Central (ward), England?

London Overground operates a train from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 7 min. Greater Anglia also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Aldgate East Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate East to Hackney, Amhurst Road Hackney Downs
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$12 - $19
uberASSIST
$15 - $22
uberX
$15 - $22
ACCESS
$14 - $20
uberXL
$19 - $26
UberEXEC
$30 - $45
UberLUX
$45 - $70
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Central House, Aldgate to Shoreditch Court, Haggerston
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23
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

How far is it from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward)?

The distance between Aldgate East and Hackney Central (ward) is 4 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward)?

The cheapest way to get from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward) is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward)?

The quickest way to get from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward) is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £13 - £16.

Is there a direct train between Aldgate East and Hackney Central (ward)?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Liverpool Street and arriving at Hackney Downs. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

Is there a direct bus between Aldgate East and Hackney Central (ward)?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aldgate East and arriving at Hackney, Amhurst Road Hackney Downs. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward)?

It takes approximately 16 min to get from Aldgate East to Hackney Central (ward), including transfers.