There are 6 ways to get from Brixton to London Eye by train, bus, subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train, line 12 bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Loughborough Junction to Elephant & Castle
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall 12 / ...

£3 - £12

Cheapest option

Line 159 bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the line 159 bus from Stockwell, Loughborough Road to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall N109 / ...

£2

4 alternative options

Subway  •  30 min

  1. Take the subway from Stockwell station to Embankment station Northern

£2 - £4

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brixton to London Eye 3.1 miles

£10 - £13

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brixton to London Eye 3.1 miles

£9 - £13

Walk  •  1h 1m

  1. Walk from Brixton to London Eye 3.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Brixton to London Eye is to line 159 bus which costs £2 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brixton to London Eye is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockwell, Loughborough Road and arriving at Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stockwell station station and arriving at Embankment station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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The distance between Brixton and London Eye is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Brixton to London Eye without a car is to train and line 12 bus which takes 16 min and costs £3 - £12.

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It takes approximately 16 min to get from Brixton to London Eye, including transfers.

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Brixton to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Stockwell, Loughborough Road station.

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Brixton to London Eye train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Stockwell station.

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Brixton to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall station.

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Map of how to get from Brixton to London Eye.
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  • Distance: 2.7 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Brixton, England and London Eye, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Stockwell, Loughborough Road to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Stockwell station to Embankment station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 22 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Loughborough Junction to Elephant & Castle
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£2 - £3
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stockwell station to Embankment station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Stockwell, Loughborough Road to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Brixton to London Eye
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£9 - £13
Assist
£10 - £14
UberX
£10 - £14
UberXL
£13 - £18
Exec
£16 - £21
Lux
£22 - £29
Taxi from Brixton to London Eye
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com

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Brixton to London Eye train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Embankment station.

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