There are 6 ways to get from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station by subway, train, 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.

Recommended option

Tube, train  •  23 min

  1. Take the Tube from Charing Cross Underground Station to Warren Street Underground Station
  2. Take the Tube from Warren Street Underground Station to Highbury & Islington Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Hackney Central

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown to Hackney Central Mare Street 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 - $20

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to Hackney Central Station is to line 38 bus which costs £2 and takes 45 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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The distance between Charing Cross and Hackney Central Station is 4 miles.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown and arriving at Hackney Central Mare Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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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 45 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Charing Cross Underground Station to Warren Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Warren Street Underground Station to Highbury & Islington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Mare Street
Ave. Duration
45 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 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$14 - $20
uberACCESS
$15 - $22
uberASSIST
$15 - $22
uberX
$15 - $22
uberXL
$22 - $30
UberEXEC
$30 - $40
UberLUX
$45 - $65
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Craven Street, Strand to Victoria Park Road, Hackney Central
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
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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