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

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Tube  •  27 min

  1. Take the Tube from Plaistow Underground Station to Monument Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the Tube from Bank Underground Station to Elephant & Castle Underground Station Northern

$5 - $8

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Line 115 bus, line 40 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 115 bus from Plaistow Prince Regent Lane to Aldgate 115
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Aldgate to Elephant & Castle Station 40

$3

3 alternative options

Tube, line 40 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the Tube from Plaistow Underground Station to Monument Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the line 40 bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Elephant & Castle Station 35 / ...

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station 7.3 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station 7.3 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station station. However, there are services departing from Plaistow Prince Regent Lane and arriving at Elephant & Castle Station via Aldgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Plaistow and Elephant & Castle Station is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station without a car is to Tube which takes 27 min and costs £3 - £7.

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It takes approximately 27 min to get from Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station, including transfers.

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Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Plaistow Prince Regent Lane station.

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Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Elephant & Castle Station.

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Map of how to get from Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Plaistow, Greater London, England and Elephant & Castle Station, England?

You can take a bus from Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station via Aldgate in around 1 h 4 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Plaistow Underground Station to Monument Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Bank Underground Station to Elephant & Castle Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plaistow Prince Regent Lane to Aldgate
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Plaistow to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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