There are 7 ways to get from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street by 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

Train  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Hackney Downs to London Liverpool Street

$1 - $4

6 alternative options

Line 242 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 242 bus from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street Station 242

$3

Line 242 bus via Spitalfields, Primrose Street  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 242 bus from Hackney Central Station to Spitalfields, Primrose Street 242 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street 2.9 miles

$17 - $22

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street 2.9 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  53 min

  1. Walk from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street 2.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  33 min

  1. Cycle from Victoria Park Road, Hackney Central to Brushfield Street, Liverpool Street 2.2 miles

What companies run services between Hackney Central Station, England and Liverpool Street, England?

London Overground operates a train from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 8 min. Greater Anglia also services this route hourly. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Hackney Downs to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hackney Central Station to Spitalfields, Primrose Street
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$10 - $16
uberACCESS
$11 - $16
uberASSIST
$11 - $16
uberX
$11 - $16
UberEXEC
$19 - $27
uberXL
$16 - $22
UberLUX
$30 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Victoria Park Road, Hackney Central to Brushfield Street, Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$17 - $22
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 Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street?

The distance between Hackney Central Station and Liverpool Street is 4 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street?

The cheapest way to get from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street?

The quickest way to get from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs £12 - £16.

Is there a direct train between Hackney Central Station and Liverpool Street?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hackney Downs and arriving at London Liverpool Street. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

Is there a direct bus between Hackney Central Station and Liverpool Street?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hackney Central Station and arriving at Liverpool Street Station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Hackney Central Station to Liverpool Street?

The train from Hackney Downs to London Liverpool Street takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.