There are 6 ways to get from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, 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

Tube  •  15 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stockwell Underground Station to Old Street Underground Station Northern

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 35 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 35 bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Shoreditch, Curtain Road 35

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station 5 miles

$28 - $35

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station 5 miles

$17 - $26

Walk  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Walk from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station 4.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  35 min

  1. Cycle from St John's Crescent, Brixton to Old Street Station, St. Luke's 5.4 miles

What companies run services between Brixton, England and Old Street Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stockwell Underground Station to Old Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Shoreditch, Curtain Road
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$17 - $26
uberACCESS
$19 - $27
uberASSIST
$19 - $27
uberX
$19 - $27
UberEXEC
$30 - $45
uberXL
$27 - $40
UberLUX
$45 - $65
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from St John's Crescent, Brixton to Old Street Station, St. Luke's
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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 Brixton to Old Street Underground Station?

The distance between Brixton and Old Street Underground Station is 7 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station?

The cheapest way to get from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station is to line 35 bus which costs £2 and takes 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station?

The quickest way to get from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £20 - £24.

Is there a direct bus between Brixton and Old Street Underground Station?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green and arriving at Shoreditch, Curtain Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

How long does it take to get from Brixton to Old Street Underground Station?

The Tube from Stockwell Underground Station to Old Street Underground Station takes 15 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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