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

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Subway via Leicester Square station  •  13 min

  1. Take the subway from Blackfriars station to Embankment station
  2. Take the subway from Embankment station to Leicester Square station
  3. Take the subway from Leicester Square station to Russell Square station

£6 - £7

Cheapest option

Line 8 bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from St Pauls, St. Paul's Station to Holborn Station 521 / ...

£2

4 alternative options

Line 748 bus  •  18 min

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

£2 - £4

Subway  •  21 min

  1. Take the subway from Blackfriars station to Euston Square station Circle

£4 - £6

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square 1.6 miles

£7 - £9

Walk  •  29 min

  1. Walk from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square 1.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square is to line 8 bus which costs £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square is to taxi which costs £7 - £9 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Pauls, St. Paul's Station station and arriving at Holborn Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackfriars station station and arriving at Euston Square station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Blackfriars Station and Russell Square is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square without a car is to subway via Leicester Square station which takes 13 min and costs £6 - £7.

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It takes approximately 13 min to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square, including transfers.

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Blackfriars Station to Russell Square bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from St Pauls, St. Paul's Station.

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Blackfriars Station to Russell Square train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Blackfriars station.

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Blackfriars Station to Russell Square bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn Station.

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Map of how to get from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square.
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  • Distance: 1.2 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

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

You can take a vehicle from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square via Embankment station and Leicester Square station in around 13 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars station to Embankment station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Embankment station to Leicester Square station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Leicester Square station to Russell Square station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Blackfriars station to Euston Square station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from City of London, Ludgate Circus to Euston Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Green Line
Other operators
Taxi from Blackfriars Station to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
£7 - £9
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Blackfriars Station to Russell Square train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Russell Square station.

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