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There are 7 ways to get from Islington to Alexandra Palace by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Alexandra Palace
  2. Take the bus from Alexandra Palace to Hornsey, Alexandra Palace Ice Rink W3

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the bus from Finsbury Park Bus Station to Muswell Hill, Alexandra Palace Palm Court W3

$3

5 alternative options

Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Essex Road to Alexandra Palace

$5 - $8

Line 43 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 43 bus from Islington Green, Theberton Street to Muswell Hill 43

$3

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Islington to Alexandra Palace 4.8 miles

$25 - $30

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Islington to Alexandra Palace 4.8 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Walk from Islington to Alexandra Palace 4.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Islington to Alexandra Palace is to bus which costs £2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Islington to Alexandra Palace is to taxi which costs £19 - £23 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Finsbury Park Bus Station station and arriving at Muswell Hill, Alexandra Palace Palm Court. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Essex Road and arriving at Alexandra Palace. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Islington and Alexandra Palace is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Islington to Alexandra Palace without a car is to train and bus which takes 17 min and costs £6 - £9.

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It takes approximately 17 min to get from Islington to Alexandra Palace, including transfers.

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Islington to Alexandra Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Finsbury Park Bus Station.

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Islington to Alexandra Palace train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Essex Road station.

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The best way to get from Islington to Alexandra Palace is to bus which takes 19 min and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Islington to Alexandra Palace.
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  • Distance: 4.2 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Islington, England and Alexandra Palace, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Islington to Alexandra Palace every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, Great Northern operates a train from Islington to Alexandra Palace every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 12 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Highbury & Islington to Alexandra Palace
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Essex Road to Alexandra Palace
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Alexandra Palace to Hornsey, Alexandra Palace Ice Rink
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Finsbury Park Bus Station to Muswell Hill, Alexandra Palace Palm Court
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Islington Green, Theberton Street to Muswell Hill
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Islington to Alexandra Palace
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$14 - $21
Access
$15 - $22
Assist
$15 - $22
UberX
$15 - $22
UberXL
$22 - $30
Exec
$27 - $40
Lux
$40 - $60
Taxi from Islington to Alexandra Palace
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30
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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Islington to Alexandra Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Muswell Hill, Alexandra Palace Palm Court station.

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Islington to Alexandra Palace train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Alexandra Palace station.

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