There are 7 ways to get from Charing Cross to Aldgate East 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.

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Tube  •  12 min

  1. Take the Tube from Embankment Underground Station to Aldgate East Underground Station District

$2 - $4

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Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Aldgate, Mansell Street 15 / ...

$2 - $8

5 alternative options

Line 15 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Aldgate East 15 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Charing Cross to Aldgate East 3.2 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Charing Cross to Aldgate East 3.2 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  50 min

  1. Walk from Charing Cross to Aldgate East 2.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Craven Street, Strand to Central House, Aldgate 3.1 miles

$8 - $11

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and arriving at Aldgate, Mansell Street. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Charing Cross and Aldgate East is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Charing Cross to Aldgate East without a car is to Tube which takes 12 min and costs .

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The Tube from Embankment Underground Station to Aldgate East Underground Station takes 12 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Charing Cross to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

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Charing Cross to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Aldgate, Mansell Street station.

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There are 8241+ hotels available in Aldgate East. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Charing Cross to Aldgate East.
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  • Distance: 2.3 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Charing Cross, England and Aldgate East, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross to Aldgate East every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 min. National Express also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Aldgate, Mansell Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Embankment Stn to London Aldgate
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Charing Cross to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$11 - $15
Assist
$11 - $15
UberX
$11 - $15
UberXL
$15 - $21
Exec
$20 - $28
Lux
$30 - $45
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Craven Street, Strand to Central House, Aldgate
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Charing Cross to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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