Brixton to Southgate - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Brixton

• Take the 159 bus to Trafalgar Square
• Change at Northumberland Avenue / Trafalgar Square
• Take the N29 bus or 29 bus to Wood Green Station
• Change at Wood Green Station
• Take the 121 bus to Southgate Station
• Change at Southgate Station

Arrive at: Southgate

Journey time between Brixton and Southgate averages at 82 minutes


Stations passed through from Brixton

  • Brixton Road / Brixton Police Station
  • Villa Road
  • Loughborough Road
  • Groveway
  • Hillyard Street
  • Vassall Road
  • St Mark's Church
  • Kennington Park Post Office
  • Windmill Row
  • Kennington Lane
  • Fitzalan Street
  • Kennington Road / Imperial War Museum
  • Lambeth North Station
  • Lower Marsh
  • St Thomas' Hospital / County Hall
  • Parliament Square / Westminster Abbey
  • Horse Guards Parade
  • Northumberland Avenue / Trafalgar Square

Local disruptions

Most Tube station ticket machines are only accepting bank cards. You can top up using your contactless and Oyster account, the TfL Oyster and contactless app or an Oyster ticket stop. Ticket machines at all London Overground and DLR stations are still accepting cash.

Changes to southbound bus stops at Brixton Station: Until further notice, please use Stop N for Route 35 towards Clapham Junction, Routes 109 118 250 N109 and N250 towards Streatham and Route 355 towards Mitcham. Route P4 will also terminate at Stop N. Please use Stop Q for Routes 45 59 133 159 333 and N133 towards Streatham Hill, Route N2 towards Crystal Palace and Route N3 towards Bromley North. Please use Stop ZA in Effra Road for Route 3 towards Crystal Palace and Route 196 towards Norwood Junction, and Stop Z in Effra Road for Route 2 towards West Norwood, Route 415 towards Tulse Hill and Route 432 towards Anerley Station.

BRIXTON UNDERGROUND STATION: This station is likely to be very busy between 05:45-08:15 and 16:00-17:30. Where possible, travel outside of these times and consider cycling or walking, including parts of your journey. Entry is expected to be busy, please expect to queue to enter so we can help maintain the national 2 metre social distancing.

This station is likely to be very busy between 05:45-08:15 and 16:00-17:30. Where possible, travel outside of these times and consider cycling or walking, including parts of your journey. Entry is expected to be busy, please expect to queue to enter so we can help maintain the national 2 metre social distancing.


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Return journey: Southgate to Brixton


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