There are 8 ways to get from Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Tube  •  16 min

  1. Take the Tube from Embankment Underground Station to Aldgate Underground Station Circle

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus The Kings Ferry  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from Embankment to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London 715 / ...

$3

6 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from London Embankment Stn to London Aldgate National Express

$5 - $8

Bus London Buses  •  27 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bank, Royal Festival Hall to Tower Gateway Rv1

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station 2.7 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station 2.7 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  42 min

  1. Walk from Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station 2.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 1, South Bank to Braham Street, Aldgate 2.9 miles

$8 - $11

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Embankment Stn and arriving at London Aldgate. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Southbank Centre and Aldgate Station is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station without a car is to Tube which takes 16 min and costs .

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The Tube from Embankment Underground Station to Aldgate Underground Station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Embankment Stn station.

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Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Aldgate station.

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There are 8244+ hotels available in Aldgate Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station.
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  • Distance: 1.9 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Southbank Centre, England and Aldgate Station, Greater London, England?

National Express operates a bus from Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Embankment Stn to London Aldgate
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Royal Festival Hall to Tower Gateway
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Embankment to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Embankment to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
Redwing Coaches
Phone
+44 1474 322002
Email
info@redwing-coaches.co.uk
Website
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Bus from Embankment to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$9 - $15
Access
$10 - $14
Assist
$10 - $14
UberX
$10 - $14
UberXL
$13 - $19
Exec
$18 - $25
Lux
$28 - $40
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 1, South Bank to Braham Street, Aldgate
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Southbank Centre to Aldgate Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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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