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

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Average journey time: 26 mins

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    Travel disruption notes

    LONDON ROAD, CR4: Routes 127 152 200 201 264 270 280 355 S1 N44 are on diversion southbound via Holborn Way until 17:00 on Friday 04 February due to carriageway repair works. Buses are missing Mitcham Fair Green stops 'E' and 'G'.

    Elephant & Castle to West Croydon

    Leave at 23:36 and arrive at 00:29
    Journey time 53 mins
    You will need to make 3 changes

    Start with Northern line to London Bridge

    • Borough Underground Station
    • London Bridge 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 .

    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 at London Bridge station. The Jubilee line will be operating as normal, though is expected to be very busy between Westminster and Canary Wharf. London Bridge station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

    LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

    London Bridge Underground Station: From Thursday 15 July until mid April 2022, no down escalator from the Borough High Street entrance to the Northern line platforms. For fastest access to the Northern line, please use the main Duke Street Hill entrance.

    Change for Jubilee line to Canada Water

    • Bermondsey Underground Station
    • Canada Water 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 at London Bridge station. The Jubilee line will be operating as normal, though is expected to be very busy between Westminster and Canary Wharf. London Bridge station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

    LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

    LONDON OVERGROUND: Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 January, no service between Highbury & Islington and West Croydon / Crystal Palace / Clapham Junction. This includes Night Overground in the early hours of Saturday and Sunday morning (please use local London Buses night routes). Please use alternative London Overground services between Highbury & Islington and Dalston Kingsland except after 2215 Sunday. Use Southern Railway services between New Cross Gate and West Croydon / Crystal Palace. Replacement buses operate.

    Change for London Overground to West Croydon Rail Station

    • Surrey Quays Rail Station
    • New Cross Gate Rail Station
    • Brockley Rail Station
    • Honor Oak Park Rail Station
    • Forest Hill Rail Station
    • Sydenham Rail Station
    • Penge West Rail Station
    • Anerley Rail Station
    • Norwood Junction Rail Station
    • West Croydon Rail Station

    Travel disruption notes

    CANADA WATER STATION: This station has short London Overground platforms. Customers are advised to travel in the front 4 coaches and listen to on-board announcements.

    Buses

    Average journey time: 53 mins

    Cycle

    Average journey time: 1 hour 05 mins

    Travel ticket costs

    Tube tickets for a tube trip between Elephant & Castle and West Croydon cost from £3.20 to £4.80


    Return journey: West Croydon to Elephant & Castle


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

    Frequently asked questions

    What is the average journey time between Elephant & Castle and West Croydon by London Underground?

    The average journey between Elephant & Castle and West Croydon by train is 26 mins

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