There are 5 ways to get from Barking to Elephant & Castle Station by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tube  •  34 min

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to Monument Underground Station District / ...

$6 - $9

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Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Thamesmead Town Centre to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd N1

$3

3 alternative options

Train, line 40 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the line 40 bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street Station to Elephant & Castle Station 40

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Elephant & Castle Station 10.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Elephant & Castle Station 10.5 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Barking to Elephant & Castle Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to Elephant & Castle Station is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thamesmead Town Centre and arriving at Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Barking and Elephant & Castle Station is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Barking to Elephant & Castle Station without a car is to Tube which takes 34 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Barking to Elephant & Castle Station, including transfers.

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Barking to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Thamesmead Town Centre station.

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Barking to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barking to Elephant & Castle Station is 11 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Barking to Elephant & Castle Station.

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There are 8364+ hotels available in Elephant & Castle Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 8.4 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Barking, England and Elephant & Castle Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Barking to Elephant & Castle Station hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street Station to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Thamesmead Town Centre to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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