There are 10 ways to get from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink by subway, 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

Tube  •  19 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Farringdon Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 205 bus, line 63 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 205 bus from Paddington Rail Station to King's Cross St. Pancras 205 / ...
  2. Take the line 63 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Blackfriars, Apothecary Street 45 / ...

$3

8 alternative options

Tube via Lancaster Gate Underground Station  •  29 min

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

$2 - $4

Tube #2  •  31 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station Circle

$3 - $5

Tube #3  •  35 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Blackfriars Underground Station Circle

$3 - $5

Line 46 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 46 bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to City of London, Holborn Circus 46

$3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink 3.7 miles

$20 - $24

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink 3.7 miles

$11 - $17

Walk  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Walk from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink 3.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  27 min

  1. Cycle from South Wharf Road, Paddington to St. Bride Street, Holborn 4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink is to line 205 bus and line 63 bus which costs £2 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink is to taxi which costs £15 - £19 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace station and arriving at City of London, Holborn Circus. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and City Thameslink is 3 miles.

The best way to get from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink without a car is to Tube which takes 19 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 19 min to get from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to City Thameslink bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Paddington Rail Station.

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London Paddington Station to City Thameslink bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Blackfriars, Apothecary Street station.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink.
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  • Distance: 3.2 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and City Thameslink, England?

You can take a bus from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink via Paddington Rail Station and King's Cross St. Pancras in around 46 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Farringdon Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to St. Paul's Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Rail Station to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Blackfriars, Apothecary Street
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to City of London, Holborn Circus
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$11 - $17
Access
$12 - $17
Assist
$12 - $17
UberX
$12 - $17
UberXL
$17 - $24
Exec
$22 - $35
Lux
$35 - $50
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from South Wharf Road, Paddington to St. Bride Street, Holborn
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from London Paddington Station to City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24
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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