There are 6 ways to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square by bus, taxi, 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

Line 45 bus  •  10 min

  1. Take the line 45 bus from Blackfriars Station North Entrance to Bloomsbury, Guilford Street 45

$3

Cheapest option

Line 748 bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 748 bus from City of London, Ludgate Circus to Euston Station 748

$3

4 alternative options

Line 25 bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from City of London, City Thameslink to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn N8 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square 2.3 miles

$14 - $18

Walk  •  29 min

  1. Walk from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square 1.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  15 min

  1. Cycle from Godliman Street, St. Paul's to Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury 1.8 miles

What companies run services between Blackfriars Station, England and Russell Square, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 10 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Blackfriars Station North Entrance to Bloomsbury, Guilford Street
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, City Thameslink to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from City of London, Ludgate Circus to Euston Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Godliman Street, St. Paul's to Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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 Blackfriars Station to Russell Square?

The distance between Blackfriars Station and Russell Square is 2 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square?

The cheapest way to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square is to line 748 bus which costs £2 and takes 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square?

The quickest way to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs £10 - £13.

Is there a direct bus between Blackfriars Station and Russell Square?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blackfriars Station North Entrance and arriving at Bloomsbury, Guilford Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square?

The line 45 bus from Blackfriars Station North Entrance to Bloomsbury, Guilford Street takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.