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There are 5 ways to get from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Southeastern  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Orpington to London Bridge

$12 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 208 bus, line 136 bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 208 bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Bellingham, Inchmery Road N199 / ...
  2. Take the line 136 bus from Bellingham, Inchmery Road to Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street 136

$3

3 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Orpington to Elephant & Castle

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station 14.3 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station 14.3 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station is to line 208 bus and line 136 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station. However, there are services departing from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial and arriving at Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street via Bellingham, Inchmery Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Orpington and arriving at Elephant & Castle. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Orpington and Elephant & Castle Station is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs £8 - £13.

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It takes approximately 32 min to get from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station, including transfers.

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Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial station.

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

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The best way to get from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station is to train which takes 32 min and costs £8 - £13. Alternatively, you can line 208 bus and line 136 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station.
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  • Distance: 11.9 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

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

Southeastern operates a train from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station via Bellingham, Inchmery Road in around 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Orpington to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Orpington to Elephant & Castle
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Bellingham, Inchmery Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bellingham, Inchmery Road to Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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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Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station is 14 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Orpington to Elephant & Castle Station.

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