There are 6 ways to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East by subway, 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  •  12 min

  1. Take the Tube from Elephant & Castle Underground Station to Bank Underground Station Northern
  2. Take the Tube from Monument Underground Station to Aldgate East Underground Station District

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 40 bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Elephant & Castle to Aldgate 40

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

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

$15 - $18

Uber  •  6 min

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

$11 - $18

Walk  •  43 min

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

Bikeshare  •  21 min

  1. Cycle from Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle to Central House, Aldgate 2.7 miles

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 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Elephant & Castle Underground Station to Bank Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Monument Underground Station to Aldgate East Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$11 - $18
uberASSIST
$14 - $20
uberX
$14 - $20
ACCESS
$13 - $19
uberXL
$17 - $24
UberEXEC
$27 - $40
UberLUX
$45 - $65
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle to Central House, Aldgate
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and Aldgate East is 3 km.

The cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East is to line 40 bus which costs £2 and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs £10 - £13.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle and arriving at Aldgate. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

It takes approximately 12 min to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate East, including transfers.