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

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Average journey time: 32 mins

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    Travel disruption notes

    SHIRLAND ROAD / SUTHERLAND ROAD: Routes 6 187 are diverted both ways via Elgin Avenue and Randolph Avenue between approximately 20:00 and 06:00 each night during road resurfacing works.

    PICCADILLY: From 22:00 - 06:00 nightly, starting on Friday 14 January and ending on Sunday 16 January, routes 6 9 N9 and N97 are on diversion from Trafalgar Square to Green Park Station due to festive light removal works. Buses will miss the stops Regent Street/St James, Piccadilly Circus, Old Bond Street/Royal Academy, Haymarket/Jermyn Street and Haymarket/Charles II Street.

    POUND LANE: Routes 6, 226, 297 are diverted due to a collision at Pound Lane. ROUTE 6 will not serve stops between Willesden Sports Centre and Willesden Bus Garage. ROUTE 226 will not serve stops between Willesden Centre for Health and Care and Pound Lane. ROUTE 297 will stop and start at Neasden Lane Roundabout, missing stops between Willesden Magistrates Court and Pound Lane / Willesden Bus Garage.

    Elephant & Castle to Royal Oak

    Leave at 00:43 and arrive at 01:48
    Journey time 01:05
    You will need to make 4 changes

    Start with Northern line to Stockwell

    • Kennington Underground Station
    • Oval Underground Station
    • Stockwell 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 .

    Change for Victoria line to Oxford Circus

    • Vauxhall Underground Station
    • Pimlico Underground Station
    • Victoria Underground Station
    • Green Park Underground Station
    • Oxford Circus Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    RMT STRIKE ACTION: There is planned strike action every Friday and Saturday night between 2030 and 0429 the following morning until Sunday 19 June. Central and Victoria lines could be affected. A good service is expected on the Victoria line (including Night Tube). A regular service is expected on the Central line (at least two trains per hour through central London). Please check your travel if you are using these lines before 0600 on Saturday or Sundays. All other Tube lines will run their normal daytime services during these strikes, with the last Tubes in central London leaving around 01:00 and starting again at 05:30.

    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, Oxford Circus 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.

    Change for Central line to Queensway

    • Bond Street Underground Station
    • Marble Arch Underground Station
    • Lancaster Gate Underground Station
    • Queensway Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    RMT STRIKE ACTION: There is planned strike action every Friday and Saturday night between 2030 and 0429 the following morning until Sunday 19 June. Central and Victoria lines could be affected. A good service is expected on the Victoria line (including Night Tube). A regular service is expected on the Central line (at least two trains per hour through central London). Please check your travel if you are using these lines before 0600 on Saturday or Sundays. All other Tube lines will run their normal daytime services during these strikes, with the last Tubes in central London leaving around 01:00 and starting again at 05:30.

    Central Line: Minor delays due to train cancellations.

    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, Oxford Circus 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.

    Change for Walk to Royal Oak

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Buses

      Average journey time: 37 mins

      Cycle

      Average journey time: 34 mins

      Travel ticket costs

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


      Return journey: Royal Oak to Elephant & Castle


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

      Fequently asked questions

      What is the average journey time between Elephant & Castle and Royal Oak by London Underground?

      The average journey between Elephant & Castle and Royal Oak by train is 32 mins

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