There are 8 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 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 35 bus, line 242 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 35 bus from Elephant & Castle to Liverpool Street Station 35
  2. Take the line 242 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Dalston, Royal Oak Road 242

$3

6 alternative options

Tube, line 38 bus  •  36 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

Line 388 bus  •  46 min

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

$3

Taxi  •  14 min

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

$28 - $35

Uber  •  14 min

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

$16 - $23

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

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

You can take a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) via Liverpool Street Station in around 43 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $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
$5 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $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 to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Dalston, Royal Oak Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle to South Hackney, Shore Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$16 - $23
uberASSIST
$19 - $27
uberX
$19 - $27
ACCESS
$18 - $25
uberXL
$25 - $35
UberEXEC
$35 - $50
UberLUX
$60 - $80
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
$28 - $35
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 Hackney Central (ward)?

The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and Hackney Central (ward) is 7 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward)?

The cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) is to line 35 bus and line 242 bus which costs £2 and takes 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward)?

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

Is there a direct bus between Elephant & Castle Station and Hackney Central (ward)?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle and arriving at South Hackney, Shore Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward)?

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