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

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Subway, train  •  26 min

  1. Take the subway from Holborn station to Bank station Central
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark Dlr

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich N1

$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

$13 - $18

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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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holborn, Museum Street and arriving at Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 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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The distance between Russell Square and Greenwich is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Russell Square to Greenwich without a car is to subway and train which takes 26 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from Russell Square to Greenwich, including transfers.

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Russell Square to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Holborn, Museum Street station.

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Russell Square to Greenwich train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from London St Pancras International LL station.

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The best way to get from Russell Square to Greenwich is to train which takes 28 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 36 min.

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Map of how to get from Russell Square to Greenwich.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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 hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 36 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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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Russell Square to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich station.

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Russell Square to Greenwich train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Maze Hill station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Russell Square to Greenwich is 8 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Russell Square to Greenwich.

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