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

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Average journey time: 36 mins

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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.

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      Travel disruption notes

      HEATH PARK ROAD, RM2: Routes 370 496 are on diversion in both directions via Brentwood Road and South Street due to Thames Water works from 19:00 on Friday 21 January to 05:00 on Monday 24 January. Buses are missing the stops from The Drill Roundabout to Albert Road westbound, and from Romford Station to Margaret Road eastbound.

      Upminster: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to District line trains starting / terminating on platform 3 and for C2C services towards Shoeburyness / Pitsea. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you need help planning your journey.

      Elephant & Castle to Upminster

      Leave at 00:23 and arrive at 01:35
      Journey time 01:12
      You will need to make 3 changes

      Start with Bakerloo line to Embankment

      • Lambeth North Underground Station
      • Waterloo Underground Station
      • Embankment 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.

      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, Embankment station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to the City, consider walking, cycling or taking bus routes 11 or 15.

      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 District line to Upminster

      • Temple Underground Station
      • Blackfriars Underground Station
      • Mansion House Underground Station
      • Cannon Street Underground Station
      • Monument Underground Station
      • Tower Hill Underground Station
      • Aldgate East Underground Station
      • Whitechapel Underground Station
      • Stepney Green Underground Station
      • Mile End Underground Station
      • Bow Road Underground Station
      • Bromley-by-Bow Underground Station
      • West Ham Underground Station
      • Plaistow Underground Station
      • Upton Park Underground Station
      • East Ham Underground Station
      • Barking Underground Station
      • Upney Underground Station
      • Becontree Underground Station
      • Dagenham Heathway Underground Station
      • Dagenham East Underground Station
      • Elm Park Underground Station
      • Hornchurch Underground Station
      • Upminster Bridge Underground Station
      • Upminster 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, Embankment station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to the City, consider walking, cycling or taking bus routes 11 or 15.

      Upminster: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to District line trains starting / terminating on platform 3 and for C2C services towards Shoeburyness / Pitsea. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you need help planning your journey.

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        Travel disruption notes

        Upminster: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to District line trains starting / terminating on platform 3 and for C2C services towards Shoeburyness / Pitsea. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you need help planning your journey.

        Buses

        Average journey time: 2 hours 10 mins

        Cycle

        Average journey time: 1 hour 54 mins

        Travel ticket costs

        Tube tickets for a tube trip between Elephant & Castle and Upminster cost from £3.30 to £6.00


        Return journey: Upminster 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 Upminster by train is 36 mins

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