There are 4 ways to get from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle

$8 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 273 bus, line 136 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 273 bus from St Mary CrayStation Approach to Lewisham Station 273
  2. Take the line 136 bus from Lewisham Station to Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street 136

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station 13.1 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station 13.1 miles

$2 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station is to line 273 bus and line 136 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Mary Cray station to Elephant & Castle Station. However, there are services departing from St Mary CrayStation Approach and arriving at Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street via Lewisham Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Mary Cray and arriving at Elephant & Castle. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between St Mary Cray and Elephant & Castle Station is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.1 miles.

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The best way to get from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs £6 - £12.

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The train from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle takes 37 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at St Mary CrayStation Approach.

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St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from St Mary Cray station.

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The best way to get from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station is to train which takes 37 min and costs £6 - £12. Alternatively, you can line 273 bus and line 136 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street station.

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St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Elephant & Castle station.

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Map of how to get from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station.
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  • Distance: 11.5 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between St Mary Cray, England and Elephant & Castle Station, England?

Thameslink operates a train from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 37 min. Southeastern also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station via Lewisham Station in around 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Mary CrayStation Approach to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Station to Elephant & Castle, Hampton Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from St Mary Cray to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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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