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There are 5 ways to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods by subway, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Subway  •  23 min

  1. Take the subway from Elephant & Castle station to Piccadilly Circus station Bakerloo
  2. Take the subway from Piccadilly Circus station to Knightsbridge station Piccadilly

£3

Cheapest option

Line 148 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 148 bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Hyde Park Corner 148

£2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods 3.5 miles

£11 - £14

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods 3.5 miles

£9 - £14

Walk  •  1h 3m

  1. Walk from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods 3.3 miles

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods is to line 148 bus which costs £2 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods is to taxi which costs £11 - £14 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle Station station and arriving at Hyde Park Corner. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Elephant & Castle Station station to Harrods station. However, there are services departing from Elephant & Castle station and arriving at Knightsbridge station via Piccadilly Circus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and Harrods is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods without a car is to subway which takes 23 min and costs £3 - £4.

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It takes approximately 23 min to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods, including transfers.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Elephant & Castle Station.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Elephant & Castle station.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hyde Park Corner station.

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Map of how to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods.
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  • Distance: 2.8 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

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

You can take a vehicle from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods via Elephant & Castle station, Piccadilly Circus station, and Knightsbridge station in around 23 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Hyde Park Corner every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 22 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Elephant & Castle station to Piccadilly Circus station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Piccadilly Circus station to Knightsbridge station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Hyde Park Corner
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£9 - £14
Assist
£10 - £15
UberX
£10 - £15
UberXL
£14 - £19
Exec
£17 - £23
Lux
£24 - £35
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com

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Elephant & Castle Station to Harrods train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Knightsbridge station.

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