There are 7 ways to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) by subway, train, 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, train  •  24 min

  1. Take the Tube from Elephant & Castle Underground Station to Moorgate Underground Station Northern
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 388 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 388 bus from Elephant & Castle Station to South Hackney, Shore Road 388

$3

5 alternative options

Tube, line 38 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the Tube from Elephant & Castle Underground Station to Angel Underground Station Northern
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Angel, St John Street Goswell Road to Dalston, Royal Oak Road 38 / ...

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) 5 miles

$25 - $31

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) 5 miles

$13 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Walk from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) 4.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  28 min

  1. Cycle from Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle to Shoreditch Court, Haggerston 4.2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) is to line 388 bus which costs £2 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) is to taxi which costs £20 - £24 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and Hackney Central (ward) is 4 miles.

It takes approximately 24 min to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle Station station and arriving at South Hackney, Shore Road. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Stratford City Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward).
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Elephant & Castle Station, England and Hackney Central (ward), England?

London Buses operates a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Elephant & Castle Underground Station to Moorgate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Elephant & Castle Underground Station to Angel Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Angel, St John Street Goswell Road to Dalston, Royal Oak Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle Station to South Hackney, Shore Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$13 - $20
Access
$15 - $21
Assist
$15 - $21
UberX
$15 - $21
UberXL
$21 - $30
Exec
$28 - $40
Lux
$45 - $60
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle to Shoreditch Court, Haggerston
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31
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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