There are 5 ways to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East by train, subway, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train, subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Elephant & Castle to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the subway from Blackfriars station to Aldgate East station District / ...

£5 - £14

Cheapest option

Line 343 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 343 bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate 343

£2

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Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East 2.3 miles

£8 - £11

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East 2.3 miles

£8 - £11

Walk  •  44 min

  1. Walk from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East 2.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East is to line 343 bus which costs £2 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East is to taxi which costs £8 - £11 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle Station station and arriving at Aldgate. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East station. However, there are services departing from Elephant & Castle and arriving at Aldgate East station via Blackfriars station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and Aldgate East is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East without a car is to train and subway which takes 16 min and costs £5 - £14.

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It takes approximately 16 min to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East, including transfers.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Elephant & Castle Station.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Elephant & Castle station.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Aldgate station.

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Map of how to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East.
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  • Distance: 2 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Elephant & Castle Station, England and Aldgate East, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 24 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Elephant & Castle to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£1 - £3
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Elephant & Castle to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£1 - £9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£1 - £2
1st Class
£6 - £9
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£8 - £11
Assist
£8 - £12
UberX
£8 - £12
UberXL
£11 - £15
Exec
£14 - £18
Lux
£18 - £24
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
£8 - £11
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
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com

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Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Aldgate East station.

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