Elephant & Castle to Arsenal - travel by train, bus and rail

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Tube/DLR/Overground

Average journey time: 26 mins

Elephant & Castle to Arsenal

Leave at 05:37 and arrive at 06:03
Journey time 26 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Bakerloo line to Piccadilly Circus

  • Lambeth North Underground Station
  • Waterloo Underground Station
  • Embankment Underground Station
  • Charing Cross Underground Station
  • Piccadilly Circus 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, there will be no Northern line from Elephant & Castle. The Bakerloo line will operate as normal. Elephant & Castle 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. For alternative access to the City, consider taking bus route 733, cycling or using the Thameslink services .

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.

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.

Change for Piccadilly line to Arsenal

  • Leicester Square Underground Station
  • Covent Garden Underground Station
  • Holborn Underground Station
  • Russell Square Underground Station
  • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  • Caledonian Road Underground Station
  • Holloway Road Underground Station
  • Arsenal Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

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    Travel disruption notes

    THEOBALDS ROAD, WC1 - ROUTES 19 38 55 N19 N38 N41 N55 towards Parkgate Road, Victoria, Oxford Circus, Clapham Junction and Trafalgar Sqaure are on diversion via Gray's Inn Road, High Holborn and New Oxford Street due to emergency Cadent Gas works at Theobalds Road. Buses will be unable to serve the stops from 'Gray's Inn Road' (CP) to 'Museum Street' (C).

    Elephant & Castle to Arsenal

    Leave at 05:46 and arrive at 06:13
    Journey time 27 mins
    You will need to make 3 changes

    Start with Bakerloo line to Piccadilly Circus

    • Lambeth North Underground Station
    • Waterloo Underground Station
    • Embankment Underground Station
    • Charing Cross Underground Station
    • Piccadilly Circus 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, there will be no Northern line from Elephant & Castle. The Bakerloo line will operate as normal. Elephant & Castle 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. For alternative access to the City, consider taking bus route 733, cycling or using the Thameslink services .

    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.

    WESTMINSTER BRIDGE / VICTORIA EMBANKMENT: Routes 12 148 159 211 453 N53 N109 N155 N381 diverted both ways via Parliament Square, Millbank, Lambeth Bridge, Lambeth Palace Road and Westminster Bridge roundabout between approximately 21:00 and 06:00 during overnight barrier works.

    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.

    Change for Piccadilly line to Arsenal

    • Leicester Square Underground Station
    • Covent Garden Underground Station
    • Holborn Underground Station
    • Russell Square Underground Station
    • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
    • Caledonian Road Underground Station
    • Holloway Road Underground Station
    • Arsenal Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    None known at this time

    Change for

      Travel disruption notes

      THEOBALDS ROAD, WC1 - ROUTES 19 38 55 N19 N38 N41 N55 towards Parkgate Road, Victoria, Oxford Circus, Clapham Junction and Trafalgar Sqaure are on diversion via Gray's Inn Road, High Holborn and New Oxford Street due to emergency Cadent Gas works at Theobalds Road. Buses will be unable to serve the stops from 'Gray's Inn Road' (CP) to 'Museum Street' (C).

      Buses

      Average journey time: 57 mins

      Cycle

      Average journey time: 30 mins

      Travel ticket costs

      Tube tickets for a tube trip between Elephant & Castle and Arsenal cost from £2.50 to £5.50


      Return journey: Arsenal to Elephant & Castle


      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 Elephant & Castle and Arsenal by train is 26 mins

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