There are 6 ways to get from Charing Cross to Clapton by subway, train, 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, train  •  32 min

  1. Take the Tube from Embankment Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station Circle
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Clapton

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown to Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Road Upper Clapton Road N38

$3

4 alternative options

Line 38 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown to Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Roundabout 38 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Charing Cross to Clapton 5.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Charing Cross to Clapton 5.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Charing Cross to Clapton 5.8 miles

$20 - $29

What companies run services between Charing Cross, England and Clapton, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross to Clapton hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Clapton
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$5 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown to Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Road Upper Clapton Road
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown to Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Roundabout
Ave. Duration
54 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 Clapton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$20 - $29
uberACCESS
$22 - $30
uberASSIST
$22 - $30
uberX
$22 - $30
UberEXEC
$30 - $50
uberXL
$30 - $45
UberLUX
$50 - $75
Taxi from Charing Cross to Clapton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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 Charing Cross to Clapton?

The distance between Charing Cross and Clapton is 8 km. The road distance is 9 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to Clapton?

The cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to Clapton is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Charing Cross to Clapton?

The quickest way to get from Charing Cross to Clapton is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £22 - £28.

Is there a direct bus between Charing Cross and Clapton?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown and arriving at Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Road Upper Clapton Road. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Charing Cross to Clapton?

It takes approximately 32 min to get from Charing Cross to Clapton, including transfers.