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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

Subway, train  •  26 min

  1. Take the subway from Elephant & Castle station to Moorgate station Northern
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 388 bus  •  52 min

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

$3

6 alternative options

Subway, line 38 bus  •  37 min

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

$6 - $7

Line 35 bus, line 242 bus  •  48 min

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

$6

Taxi  •  14 min

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

$26 - $32

Uber  •  14 min

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

$15 - $22

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

$10 - $13

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 52 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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle Station station and arriving at South Hackney, Shore Road. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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

The best way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) without a car is to subway and train which takes 26 min and costs £2 - £6.

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward), including transfers.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street station.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Dalston, Royal Oak Road station.

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There are 8858+ hotels available in Hackney Central (ward). Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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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: 26 min

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 and Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street in around 48 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Elephant & Castle station to Moorgate station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Elephant & Castle station to Angel station
Ave. Duration
10 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 10 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, Hampton Street to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street to Dalston, Royal Oak Road
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle Station to South Hackney, Shore Road
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$15 - $22
Access
$16 - $23
Assist
$16 - $23
UberX
$16 - $23
UberXL
$23 - $35
Exec
$28 - $40
Lux
$45 - $65
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle to Shoreditch Court, Haggerston
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Hackney Central (ward)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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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