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There are 6 ways to get from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  23 min

  1. Take the subway from Charing Cross station to Euston station Northern
  2. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Hackney Central

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown to Hackney Central Station 38 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station 5 miles

$26 - $32

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station 5 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Walk from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station 4.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  54 min

  1. Cycle from Craven Street, Strand to Victoria Park Road, Hackney Central 5.1 miles

$11 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station is to line 38 bus which costs £2 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station is to taxi which costs £20 - £24 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown and arriving at Hackney Central Station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Charing Cross and Hackney Central Station is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station without a car is to subway and train which takes 23 min and costs £4 - £8.

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It takes approximately 23 min to get from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station, including transfers.

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Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown station.

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Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hackney Central Station.

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There are 8353+ hotels available in Hackney Central Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station.
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  • Distance: 4 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between Charing Cross, England and Hackney Central Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Highbury & Islington to Hackney Central
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown to Hackney Central Station
Ave. Duration
47 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 Hackney Central Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$14 - $21
Access
$15 - $21
Assist
$15 - $21
UberX
$15 - $21
UberXL
$22 - $29
Exec
$29 - $40
Lux
$45 - $65
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Craven Street, Strand to Victoria Park Road, Hackney Central
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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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