Barbican to Shadwell - travel by train, bus and rail

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Tube/DLR/Overground

Average journey time: 18 mins

Barbican to Shadwell

Leave at 18:54 and arrive at 19:11
Journey time 17 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Hammersmith & City line to Whitechapel

  • Moorgate Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street Underground Station
  • Aldgate East Underground Station
  • Whitechapel Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

Hammersmith and City Line: Severe delays due to train cancellations. Tickets valid on London Buses.

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Hammersmith & City line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

Change for London Overground to Shadwell Rail Station

  • Shadwell Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

TFL RAIL: Tuesday 6 to Friday 9 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Stratford, please use London Underground or Greater Anglia connections. The timetable for services between Stratford and Shenfield will be amended, and during peak periods fewer trains than usual will call at stations between Ilford and Gidea Park. Trains are also likely to be busier.

Change for

    Travel disruption notes

    EAST ROAD, N1: Due to roadworks, Route 135 is currently starting and terminating at Worship Street instead of Old Street Station. As a result, stops from 'Curtain Road' (A) to 'Moorfield Eye Hospital' (A) are being missed towards Old Street Station and stop from 'Old Street Station' (B) to 'Shoreditch High Street Station' (B) are being missed towards the Isle of Dogs.

    TFL RAIL: Tuesday 6 to Friday 9 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Stratford, please use London Underground or Greater Anglia connections. The timetable for services between Stratford and Shenfield will be amended, and during peak periods fewer trains than usual will call at stations between Ilford and Gidea Park. Trains are also likely to be busier.

    Barbican to Shadwell

    Leave at 18:57 and arrive at 19:16
    Journey time 19 mins
    You will need to make 4 changes

    Start with Metropolitan line or Circle line to Liverpool Street

    • Moorgate Underground Station
    • Liverpool Street Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    METROPOLITAN LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Metropolitan line and parts of the Piccadilly line and Chiltern Railways services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

    TFL RAIL: Tuesday 6 to Friday 9 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Stratford, please use London Underground or Greater Anglia connections. The timetable for services between Stratford and Shenfield will be amended, and during peak periods fewer trains than usual will call at stations between Ilford and Gidea Park. Trains are also likely to be busier.

    Change for Central line to Bank

    • Bank Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    TFL RAIL: Tuesday 6 to Friday 9 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Stratford, please use London Underground or Greater Anglia connections. The timetable for services between Stratford and Shenfield will be amended, and during peak periods fewer trains than usual will call at stations between Ilford and Gidea Park. Trains are also likely to be busier.

    WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

    Change for DLR to Shadwell DLR

    • Shadwell DLR Station

    Travel disruption notes

    WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

    Change for Walk to Shadwell Rail Station

    • Shadwell Rail Station

    Travel disruption notes

    None known at this time

    Barbican to Shadwell

    Leave at 19:00 and arrive at 19:18
    Journey time 18 mins
    You will need to make 4 changes

    Start with Circle line or Metropolitan line to Liverpool Street

    • Moorgate Underground Station
    • Liverpool Street Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

    TFL RAIL: Tuesday 6 to Friday 9 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Stratford, please use London Underground or Greater Anglia connections. The timetable for services between Stratford and Shenfield will be amended, and during peak periods fewer trains than usual will call at stations between Ilford and Gidea Park. Trains are also likely to be busier.

    Change for Central line to Bank

    • Bank Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    TFL RAIL: Tuesday 6 to Friday 9 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Stratford, please use London Underground or Greater Anglia connections. The timetable for services between Stratford and Shenfield will be amended, and during peak periods fewer trains than usual will call at stations between Ilford and Gidea Park. Trains are also likely to be busier.

    WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

    TFL RAIL: Tuesday 6 to Friday 9 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Stratford, please use London Underground or Greater Anglia connections. The timetable for services between Stratford and Shenfield will be amended, and during peak periods fewer trains than usual will call at stations between Ilford and Gidea Park. Trains are also likely to be busier.

    Change for DLR to Shadwell DLR

    • Shadwell DLR Station

    Travel disruption notes

    WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

    EAST ROAD, N1: Due to roadworks, Route 135 is currently starting and terminating at Worship Street instead of Old Street Station. As a result, stops from 'Curtain Road' (A) to 'Moorfield Eye Hospital' (A) are being missed towards Old Street Station and stop from 'Old Street Station' (B) to 'Shoreditch High Street Station' (B) are being missed towards the Isle of Dogs.

    TFL RAIL: Tuesday 6 to Friday 9 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Stratford, please use London Underground or Greater Anglia connections. The timetable for services between Stratford and Shenfield will be amended, and during peak periods fewer trains than usual will call at stations between Ilford and Gidea Park. Trains are also likely to be busier.

    Change for Walk to Shadwell Rail Station

    • Shadwell Rail Station

    Travel disruption notes

    None known at this time

    Buses

    Average journey time: 52 mins

    Cycle

    Average journey time: 16 mins

    Return journey: Shadwell to Barbican

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