There are 7 ways to get from Charing Cross to London Paddington Station by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Tube  •  11 min

  1. Take the Tube from Charing Cross Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station Bakerloo

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Paddington, Hermitage Street N18

$3

5 alternative options

Line 23 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 23 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Paddington, Westbourne Terrace 23 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Charing Cross to London Paddington Station 3 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Charing Cross to London Paddington Station 3 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  53 min

  1. Walk from Charing Cross to London Paddington Station 2.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  22 min

  1. Cycle from Craven Street, Strand to South Wharf Road, Paddington 3.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to London Paddington Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charing Cross to London Paddington Station is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs £13 - £16.

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The distance between Charing Cross and London Paddington Station is 4 km.

The Tube from Charing Cross Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at Paddington, Hermitage Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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What companies run services between Charing Cross, England and London Paddington Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross to London Paddington Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Paddington, Hermitage Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Paddington, Westbourne Terrace
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Charing Cross to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$10 - $16
uberACCESS
$11 - $15
uberASSIST
$11 - $15
uberX
$11 - $15
uberXL
$15 - $21
UberEXEC
$21 - $28
UberLUX
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Craven Street, Strand to South Wharf Road, Paddington
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Charing Cross to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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