There are 5 ways to get from Charing Cross to Elstree by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  54 min

  1. Take the subway from Charing Cross station to Kentish Town station Northern
  2. Take the train from Kentish Town to Elstree & Borehamwood

£12 - £15

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Bus  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Edgware N5 / ...

£4

3 alternative options

Subway, line 107 bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the subway from Charing Cross station to Edgware station Northern
  2. Take the line 107 bus from Edgware to Elstree, Rodgers Close 107

£7 - £8

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Charing Cross to Elstree 14.4 miles

£35 - £45

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Charing Cross to Elstree 14.4 miles

£2 - £4

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The cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to Elstree is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charing Cross to Elstree is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charing Cross to Elstree. However, there are services departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at Elstree, Rodgers Close via Edgware. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 25m.

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The distance between Charing Cross and Elstree is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Charing Cross to Elstree without a car is to subway and train which takes 54 min and costs £12 - £16.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Charing Cross to Elstree, including transfers.

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Charing Cross to Elstree bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square station.

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Charing Cross to Elstree bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Edgware station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charing Cross to Elstree is 14 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Charing Cross to Elstree.

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There are 8021+ hotels available in Elstree. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Charing Cross, England and Elstree, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross to Elstree hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 1h.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Charing Cross station to Kentish Town station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Charing Cross station to Edgware station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Kentish Town to Elstree & Borehamwood
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£6 - £8
Bus operators
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from Edgware to Elstree, Rodgers Close
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Metroline Travel
Oyster Card
£2
Other operators
Taxi from Charing Cross to Elstree
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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