There are 5 ways to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich by subway, train, bus, taxi, 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  •  14 min

  1. Take the Tube from Elephant & Castle Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Northern
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Greenwich Dlr

$6 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 188 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich 188 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich 5.4 miles

$30 - $40

Walk  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Walk from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich 4.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  36 min

  1. Cycle from Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town 5.1 miles

What companies run services between Elephant & Castle Station, England and Greenwich, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Elephant & Castle Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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

How far is it from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich?

The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and Greenwich is 7 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich?

The cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich is to line 188 bus which costs £2 and takes 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich?

The quickest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs £21 - £26.

Is there a direct bus between Elephant & Castle Station and Greenwich?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd and arriving at Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

How long does it take to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich?

It takes approximately 14 min to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Greenwich, including transfers.

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