Barbican to Brixton - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 26 mins

Barbican to Brixton

Leave at 09:32 and arrive at 09:59
Journey time 27 mins
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Metropolitan line to King's Cross St.Pancras

  • Farringdon Underground Station
  • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Barbican Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

Buses are on diversion via New Change, Cannon Street and Queen Victoria St due to a burst water main. See tfl.gov.uk/bus/status

Change for Victoria line to Brixton

  • Euston Underground Station
  • Warren Street Underground Station
  • Oxford Circus Underground Station
  • Green Park Underground Station
  • Victoria Underground Station
  • Pimlico Underground Station
  • Vauxhall Underground Station
  • Stockwell Underground Station
  • Brixton Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

Buses are on diversion via New Change, Cannon Street and Queen Victoria St due to a burst water main. See tfl.gov.uk/bus/status

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

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    Travel disruption notes

    ROUTE 733 from Monday 17 January: Monday to Friday daytime route 733 will operate between Oval Station and Moorgate, Finsbury Square via Kennington Park Road, Kennington Station, Elephant & Castle, Borough, London Bridge and Bank during the Northern line Bank Branch closure (until mid May). The route is operated by Tower Transit.

    NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

    15 is on diversion from Cannon Street Stn to Aldgate East Stn due to roadworks. For details, visit tfl.gov.uk/bus/status

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      Travel disruption notes

      ROUTE 733 from Monday 17 January: Monday to Friday daytime route 733 will operate between Oval Station and Moorgate, Finsbury Square via Kennington Park Road, Kennington Station, Elephant & Castle, Borough, London Bridge and Bank during the Northern line Bank Branch closure (until mid May). The route is operated by Tower Transit.

      15 is on diversion from Cannon Street Stn to Aldgate East Stn due to roadworks. For details, visit tfl.gov.uk/bus/status

      Barbican to Brixton

      Leave at 09:35 and arrive at 10:01
      Journey time 26 mins
      You will need to make 2 changes

      Start with Hammersmith & City line to King's Cross St.Pancras

      • Farringdon Underground Station
      • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      Hammersmith and City Line: Severe delays due to train cancellations. Valid tickets are being accepted on London Buses.

      From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Barbican Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

      From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

      Buses are on diversion via New Change, Cannon Street and Queen Victoria St due to a burst water main. See tfl.gov.uk/bus/status

      Change for Victoria line to Brixton

      • Euston Underground Station
      • Warren Street Underground Station
      • Oxford Circus Underground Station
      • Green Park Underground Station
      • Victoria Underground Station
      • Pimlico Underground Station
      • Vauxhall Underground Station
      • Stockwell Underground Station
      • Brixton Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

      Buses are on diversion via New Change, Cannon Street and Queen Victoria St due to a burst water main. See tfl.gov.uk/bus/status

      Barbican to Brixton

      Leave at 09:38 and arrive at 10:03
      Journey time 25 mins
      You will need to make 2 changes

      Start with Metropolitan line to King's Cross St.Pancras

      • Farringdon Underground Station
      • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Barbican Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

      From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

      Change for Victoria line to Brixton

      • Euston Underground Station
      • Warren Street Underground Station
      • Oxford Circus Underground Station
      • Green Park Underground Station
      • Victoria Underground Station
      • Pimlico Underground Station
      • Vauxhall Underground Station
      • Stockwell Underground Station
      • Brixton Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

      Buses

      Average journey time: 49 mins

      Cycle

      Average journey time: 29 mins

      Travel ticket costs

      Tube tickets for a tube trip between Barbican and Brixton cost from £2.50 to £5.50


      Return journey: Brixton to Barbican


      Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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      The average journey between Barbican and Brixton by train is 26 mins

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