There are 5 ways to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Barking by subway, bus, train, taxi or car

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Tube  •  34 min

  1. Take the Tube from Monument Underground Station to Barking Underground Station District

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Line 40 bus, train  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street to City of London, Fenchurch Street Station 40
  2. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Barking

$8 - $11

Line 40 bus, bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate 40
  2. Take the bus from Aldgate, Mansell Street to Barking Town Centre N15

$6

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Barking 10.5 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Elephant & Castle Station to Barking 10.5 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Elephant & Castle Station station to Barking. However, there are services departing from Elephant & Castle Station and arriving at Barking Town Centre via Aldgate, Mansell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and Barking is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Barking without a car is to Tube which takes 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Barking, including transfers.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Elephant & Castle Station.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Barking Town Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Elephant & Castle Station to Barking is 10 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Elephant & Castle Station to Barking.

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There are 7884+ hotels available in Barking. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 8.4 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

You can take a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Barking via Aldgate and Aldgate, Mansell Street in around 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Fenchurch Street to Barking
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street to City of London, Fenchurch Street Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Aldgate
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate, Mansell Street to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Barking
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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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