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There are 6 ways to get from Russell Square to London Paddington Station by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Subway  •  8 min

  1. Take the subway from Euston Square station to Paddington Hammersmith & City / ...

£2 - £3

Cheapest option

Line 205 bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 205 bus from Euston Station to Paddington Rail Station 205

£2

4 alternative options

Subway via Piccadilly Circus station  •  18 min

  1. Take the subway from Russell Square station to Piccadilly Circus station Piccadilly
  2. Take the subway from Piccadilly Circus station to Paddington station Bakerloo

£3

Line 18 bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 18 bus from Euston Station to Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Little Venice 18 / ...

£2

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Russell Square to London Paddington Station 2.7 miles

£9 - £12

Walk  •  52 min

  1. Walk from Russell Square to London Paddington Station 2.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Russell Square to London Paddington Station is to line 205 bus which costs £2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Russell Square to London Paddington Station is to taxi which costs £9 - £12 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Euston Station station and arriving at Paddington Rail Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Euston Square station station and arriving at Paddington. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Russell Square and London Paddington Station is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Russell Square to London Paddington Station without a car is to subway which takes 8 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Euston Square station to Paddington takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Russell Square to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Euston Station.

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Russell Square to London Paddington Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Euston Square station.

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Russell Square to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Paddington Rail Station.

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Map of how to get from Russell Square to London Paddington Station.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

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

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Euston Square station to Paddington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Euston Station to Paddington Rail Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Euston Square station to Paddington
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Russell Square station to Piccadilly Circus station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Piccadilly Circus station to Paddington station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Euston Station to Paddington Rail Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Euston Station to Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Little Venice
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Russell Square to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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