There are 6 ways to get from Holborn Station to Barbican Station by subway, bus, taxi, 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.

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Tube via Liverpool Street Underground Station  •  10 min

  1. Take the Tube from Holborn Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station Central
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Barbican Underground Station Circle / ...

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Tube  •  12 min

  1. Take the Tube from Holborn Underground Station to St. Paul's Underground Station Central

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Line 243 bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 243 bus from Holborn Station to St Luke's, Central Street Old Street 243

$3

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Holborn Station to Barbican Station 1.4 miles

$9 - $12

Walk  •  21 min

  1. Walk from Holborn Station to Barbican Station 1.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  9 min

  1. Cycle from Newton Street, Covent Garden to Aldersgate Street, Barbican 1.3 miles

$6 - $8

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holborn Station station and arriving at St Luke's, Central Street Old Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Holborn Station and Barbican Station is 5244 feet.

The best way to get from Holborn Station to Barbican Station without a car is to Tube which takes 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 min to get from Holborn Station to Barbican Station, including transfers.

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Holborn Station to Barbican Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn Station.

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Holborn Station to Barbican Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at St Luke's, Central Street Old Street station.

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There are 8263+ hotels available in Barbican Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Holborn Station to Barbican Station.
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  • Distance: 5244 feet
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between Holborn Station, Greater London, England and Barbican Station, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Holborn Station to Barbican Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Barbican Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn Underground Station to St. Paul's Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn Station to St Luke's, Central Street Old Street
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Newton Street, Covent Garden to Aldersgate Street, Barbican
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Holborn Station to Barbican Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12
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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