There are 8 ways to get from Russell Square to Blackfriars Station by subway, bus, taxi, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Tube  •  11 min

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

$2 - $3

7 alternative options

Line 25 bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Holborn, Procter Street to City of London, King Edward Street 521 / ...

$3

Line 45 bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the line 45 bus from Bloomsbury, Guilford Street to Blackfriars Station North Entrance 45

$3

Line 748 bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 748 bus from Euston Station to City of London, Fleet St City Thameslink 748

$3

Line 188 bus, line 15 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Bloomsbury, Southampton Row to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House 68 / ...
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Temple, Aldwych to City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey 15 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Russell Square to Blackfriars Station 1.6 miles

$10 - $13

Walk  •  29 min

  1. Walk from Russell Square to Blackfriars Station 1.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  15 min

  1. Cycle from Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury to Godliman Street, St. Paul's 1.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Russell Square to Blackfriars Station is to line 25 bus which costs £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Russell Square to Blackfriars Station is to taxi which costs £8 - £10 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holborn, Procter Street and arriving at City of London, King Edward Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Russell Square and Blackfriars Station is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Russell Square to Blackfriars Station without a car is to Tube which takes 11 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The Tube from Holborn Underground Station to St. Paul's Underground Station takes 3 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Russell Square to Blackfriars Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Holborn, Procter Street station.

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Russell Square to Blackfriars Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, King Edward Street station.

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Map of how to get from Russell Square to Blackfriars Station.
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  • Distance: 1.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Russell Square, England and Blackfriars Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Russell Square to Blackfriars Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn Underground Station to St. Paul's Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Procter Street to City of London, King Edward Street
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bloomsbury, Guilford Street to Blackfriars Station North Entrance
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bloomsbury, Southampton Row to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych to City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Euston Station to City of London, Fleet St City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury to Godliman Street, St. Paul's
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Russell Square to Blackfriars Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
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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