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There are 6 ways to get from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station by subway, bus, night bus, taxi 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  •  13 min

  1. Take the subway from Elephant & Castle station to Moorgate station Northern
  2. Take the subway from Moorgate station to Aldgate station Metropolitan / ...

£3

Cheapest option

Line 343 bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 343 bus from Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway to Aldgate 343

£2

4 alternative options

Subway via Bank station  •  17 min

  1. Take the subway from Elephant & Castle station to Bank station Northern

£2 - £3

Night bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the night bus from Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street N133

£2

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station 2.4 miles

£12 - £15

Walk  •  36 min

  1. Walk from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station 1.9 miles

Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station by subway

The subway journey time between Elephant and Castle and Aldgate Underground Station is around 16 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 14 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station subway service departs from Elephant & Castle station and arrives in Aldgate station. Typically 2235 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
16 min
Fastest subway time:
14 min
Subway distance:
3 miles
Subways per week:
2235
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:07
Last subway departs at:
23:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station subway schedules

Subways departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Elephant and Castle → Aldgate Underground Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Aldgate Underground Station is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Aldgate Underground Station is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Aldgate Underground Station is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 26 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station is to line 343 bus which costs £2 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway and arriving at Aldgate. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Elephant & Castle station station and arriving at Bank station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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It is approximately 2 miles to get from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station.

The best way to get from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station without a car is to subway which takes 13 min and costs £3 - £4.

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It takes approximately 13 min to get from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station, including transfers.

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Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway station.

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

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Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Aldgate station.

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Map of how to get from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Elephant and Castle, England and Aldgate Underground Station, England?

You can take a vehicle from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station via Moorgate station in around 13 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway to Aldgate 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 Moorgate station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Moorgate station to Aldgate station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Elephant & Castle station to Bank station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
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, E & C Newington Causeway to Aldgate
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Elephant and Castle to Aldgate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.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.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk

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