There are 7 ways to get from Charing Cross to Aldgate East by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Tube  •  12 min

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

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Aldgate, Mansell Street N15 / ...

$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

$18 - $22

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to Aldgate East is to line 15 bus which costs £2 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charing Cross to Aldgate East is to taxi which costs £13 - £17 and takes 7 min.

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

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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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 15 min.

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

London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross to Aldgate East every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 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
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
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
uberPOOL
$10 - $16
uberACCESS
$11 - $16
uberASSIST
$11 - $16
uberX
$11 - $16
uberXL
$15 - $21
UberEXEC
$21 - $29
UberLUX
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Craven Street, Strand to Central House, Aldgate
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Charing Cross to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
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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