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There are 8 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Fleet Street by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Subway  •  15 min

  1. Take the subway from Paddington to Farringdon station Circle / ...

£2 - £3

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Bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the bus from Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Little Venice to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N18

£2

6 alternative options

Subway via Lancaster Gate station  •  19 min

  1. Take the subway from Lancaster Gate station to Chancery Lane station Central

£2 - £3

Subway, line 15 bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the subway from Paddington station to Charing Cross station Bakerloo
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to City of London, Fetter Lane 15 / ...

£4 - £5

Line 6 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Edgware Road to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane 6

£2

Line 46 bus  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the line 46 bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to Holborn Circus Fetter Lane 46

£2

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Fleet Street 3.6 miles

£11 - £14

Walk  •  1h 3m

  1. Walk from London Paddington Station to Fleet Street 3.3 miles

London Paddington Station to Fleet Street by subway

The subway journey time between London Paddington Station and Fleet Street is around 15 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 14 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the London Paddington Station to Fleet Street subway service departs from Paddington and arrives in Farringdon station. Typically 1814 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
15 min
Fastest subway time:
14 min
Subways per week:
1814
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:03
Last subway departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Fleet Street subway schedules

Subways departing Wednesday, June 16, 2021

London Paddington Station → Fleet Street
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Fleet Street is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Fleet Street is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Fleet Street is to bus which costs £2 and takes 27 min.

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The fastest way to get from London Paddington Station to Fleet Street is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £11 - £14.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Little Venice and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paddington and arriving at Farringdon station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Fleet Street is 3 miles.

The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Fleet Street without a car is to subway which takes 15 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Paddington to Farringdon station takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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London Paddington Station to Fleet Street bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Little Venice station.

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London Paddington Station to Fleet Street train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Paddington station.

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London Paddington Station to Fleet Street bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square station.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Fleet Street.
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  • Distance: 2.9 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Fleet Street, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Paddington to Farringdon station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Little Venice to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington to Farringdon station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Lancaster Gate station to Chancery Lane station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Paddington station to Charing Cross station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
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 Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to City of London, Fetter Lane
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Little Venice to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Edgware Road to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to Holborn Circus Fetter Lane
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Fleet Street
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Putney Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3603 5257
Website
putneycabsairporttransfers.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com

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London Paddington Station to Fleet Street train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Farringdon station.

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