There are 5 ways to get from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Hither Green to London Bridge
  2. Take the subway from London Bridge station to Elephant & Castle station Northern

£7 - £17

Cheapest option

Line 225 bus, line 53 bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 225 bus from Hither Green, Theodore Road to New Cross Station 225
  2. Take the line 53 bus from New Cross Station to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 53 / ...

£2

3 alternative options

Line 136 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 136 bus from Ladywell, Lewisham Fire Station to Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street 136

£2

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station 6 miles

£17 - £21

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station 6 miles

£1 - £2

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The cheapest way to get from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station is to taxi which costs £17 - £21 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ladywell, Lewisham Fire Station station and arriving at Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station station. However, there are services departing from Hither Green and arriving at Elephant & Castle station via London Bridge station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Hither Green and Elephant & Castle Station is 5 miles. The road distance is 6 miles.

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The best way to get from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 24 min and costs £7 - £17.

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It takes approximately 24 min to get from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station, including transfers.

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Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Hither Green, Theodore Road station.

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Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Hither Green station.

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Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd station.

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Map of how to get from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station.
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  • Distance: 5 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

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

You can take a bus from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station via New Cross Station in around 58 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Hither Green to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£3 - £5
1st Class
£8 - £12
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.

Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge station to Elephant & Castle station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5
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 Hither Green, Theodore Road to New Cross Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from New Cross Station to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Ladywell, Lewisham Fire Station to Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
£17 - £21
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Cannon Cars
Phone
+44 20 8777 8888
Website
cannoncars.co.uk
Bromley South Cars Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8464 4441

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station is 6 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Hither Green to Elephant & Castle Station.

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There are 12177+ hotels available in Elephant & Castle Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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