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There are 9 ways to get from Southwark to Aldgate East 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

Subway  •  8 min

  1. Take the subway from Blackfriars station to Aldgate East station District

$2 - $4

8 alternative options

Line 40 bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from The Borough, Union Street to City of London, Duke's Place 40

$3

Bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the bus from Cannon Street to Aldgate, Mansell Street 15 / ...

$2 - $8

Line 63 bus, subway  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from Southwark, Pocock Street to Blackfriars Station North Entrance 45 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Blackfriars station to Aldgate East station District

$5 - $7

Line 388 bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 388 bus from Southwark, Pocock Street to Liverpool Street Station 388

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southwark to Aldgate East 2.3 miles

$13 - $17

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Southwark to Aldgate East 2.3 miles

$7 - $13

Walk  •  37 min

  1. Walk from Southwark to Aldgate East 1.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  18 min

  1. Cycle from Southwark Station 2, Southwark to Central House, Aldgate 2.2 miles

$7 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southwark to Aldgate East is to line 40 bus which costs £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southwark to Aldgate East is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from The Borough, Union Street and arriving at City of London, Duke's Place. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Southwark and Aldgate East is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Southwark to Aldgate East without a car is to subway which takes 8 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The subway from Blackfriars station to Aldgate East station takes 8 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Southwark to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Cannon Street station.

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Southwark to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Aldgate, Mansell Street station.

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There are 8992+ hotels available in Aldgate East. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southwark to Aldgate East.
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  • Distance: 1.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between Southwark, England and Aldgate East, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Southwark to Aldgate East every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars station to Aldgate East station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from The Borough, Union Street to City of London, Duke's Place
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cannon Street to Aldgate, Mansell Street
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Southwark, Pocock Street to Blackfriars Station North Entrance
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Southwark, Pocock Street to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Cannon Street Station to London Aldgate
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southwark to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$7 - $13
Access
$8 - $12
Assist
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
UberXL
$11 - $16
Exec
$16 - $22
Lux
$24 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Southwark Station 2, Southwark to Central House, Aldgate
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Southwark to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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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