There are 6 ways to get from Russell Square to Greenwich by subway, train, bus, taxi, car or bike

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  24 min

  1. Take the Tube from Holborn Underground Station to Bank Underground Station Central
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station Dlr

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 188 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Bloomsbury, Southampton Row to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum 188

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Maze Hill

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Russell Square to Greenwich 7.8 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Russell Square to Greenwich 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Bikeshare  •  52 min

  1. Cycle from Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town 7.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Russell Square to Greenwich is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Russell Square to Greenwich is to taxi which costs £29 - £35 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Russell Square and Greenwich is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 24 min to get from Russell Square to Greenwich, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bloomsbury, Southampton Row and arriving at Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at Maze Hill. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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What companies run services between Russell Square, England and Greenwich, Greater London, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Russell Square to Greenwich hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Russell Square to Greenwich every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bloomsbury, Southampton Row to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Russell Square to Greenwich
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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