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There are 7 ways to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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  •  21m

  1. Take the subway from Elephant & Castle station to Old Street station Northern
  2. Take the train from Old Street to Highbury & Islington

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Subway  •  21m

  1. Take the subway from Elephant & Castle station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Northern

$5 - $8

5 alternative options

Line 43 bus  •  36m

  1. Take the line 43 bus from London Bridge Bus Station to Highbury & Islington Station 43

$6

Line 388 bus, bus  •  56m

  1. Take the line 388 bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Shoreditch, Bethnal Grn Rd Shoreditch High St 388
  2. Take the bus from Shoreditch High St / Bethnal Green Road to Highbury & Islington Station Cm2

Taxi  •  12m

  1. Take a taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station 4.6 miles

$15 - $18

Uber  •  12m

  1. Take an Uber from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station 4.6 miles

$14 - $20

Walk  •  1h 18m

  1. Walk from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station 4.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station is to line 43 bus which costs £5 and takes 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station is to taxi which costs £11 - £14 and takes 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station station. However, there are services departing from Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street and arriving at Highbury & Islington Station via London Bridge Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36m.

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The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and Highbury & Islington Station is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station without a car is to subway and train which takes 21m and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 21m to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station, including transfers.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at London Bridge Bus Station.

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Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Highbury & Islington Station.

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There are 9325+ hotels available in Highbury & Islington Station. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station.
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  • Distance: 3.7 miles
  • Duration: 21m

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

London Buses operates a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 27m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Elephant & Castle station to Old Street station
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Elephant & Castle station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Old Street to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Bus Station to Highbury & Islington Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Shoreditch, Bethnal Grn Rd Shoreditch High St
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Citymapper
Website
citymapper.com
Bus from Shoreditch High St / Bethnal Green Road to Highbury & Islington Station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
citymapper.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$12 - $18
Assist
$12 - $18
UberX
$12 - $18
Pool
$14 - $20
UberXL
$18 - $24
Exec
$23 - $35
Lux
$35 - $50
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to Highbury & Islington Station
Ave. Duration
12m
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk

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