There are 6 ways to get from Brixton to Leyton by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  38 min

  1. Take the Tube from Brixton Underground Station to Walthamstow Central Underground Station Victoria

$8 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 35 bus, line 48 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 35 bus from Brixton, Shakespeare Road to London Bridge Borough High St 35
  2. Take the line 48 bus from London Bridge Borough High St to Walthamstow Central, Shortlands Road 48

$3

4 alternative options

Line 159 bus, bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 159 bus from Stockwell, Villa Road to Piccadilly Circus 159 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Soho, Trocadero Haymarket to Walthamstow Central, Rochdale Road N38

$6

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brixton to Leyton 11.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Brixton to Leyton 11.5 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brixton to Leyton 11.5 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brixton to Leyton is to line 35 bus and line 48 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brixton to Leyton is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Brixton and Leyton is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Brixton to Leyton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brixton to Leyton. However, there are services departing from Brixton, Shakespeare Road and arriving at Walthamstow Central, Shortlands Road via London Bridge Borough High St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The best way to get from Brixton to Leyton without a car is to Tube which takes 38 min and costs £6 - £8.

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Map of how to get from Brixton to Leyton.
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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Brixton, England and Leyton, England?

You can take a bus from Brixton to Leyton via London Bridge Borough High St in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Brixton Underground Station to Walthamstow Central Underground Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Brixton, Shakespeare Road to London Bridge Borough High St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Borough High St to Walthamstow Central, Shortlands Road
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stockwell, Villa Road to Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Soho, Trocadero Haymarket to Walthamstow Central, Rochdale Road
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brixton to Leyton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$27 - $40
Access
$30 - $45
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$45 - $65
Exec
$55 - $80
Lux
$95 - $130
Taxi from Brixton to Leyton
Ave. Duration
25 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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