There are 8 ways to get from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, foot or bike

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Train  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Nunhead to Elephant & Castle

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the bus from Lewisham Clock Tower to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd National Express / ...

$2 - $8

6 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Lewisham to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to Elephant & Castle Underground Station Northern

$8 - $13

Line 136 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 136 bus from Lewisham Clock Tower to Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street 136

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station 5.1 miles

$27 - $32

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station 5.1 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Walk from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station 5 miles

Bikeshare  •  39 min

  1. Cycle from Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town to Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle 5.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station is to train which costs £3 - £5 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lewisham Clock Tower and arriving at Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nunhead and arriving at Elephant & Castle. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Lewisham and Elephant & Castle Station is 4 miles. The road distance is 5.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station without a car is to train which takes 11 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The train from Nunhead to Elephant & Castle takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Lewisham Clock Tower station.

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Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Nunhead station.

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The best way to get from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station is to train which takes 11 min and costs £3 - £5. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £7 and takes 21 min.

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Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd station.

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Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Elephant & Castle station.

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Map of how to get from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station.
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  • Distance: 4.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 17 min. London Buses also services this route every 5 minutes.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Nunhead to Elephant & Castle
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Elephant & Castle Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Lewisham Clock Tower to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Greenwich, Lewisham Road to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Clock Tower to Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town to Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Lewisham to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$27 - $32
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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