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

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Tube/DLR/Overground

Average journey time: 2 hours 07 mins

Elephant & Castle to Woolwich Arsenal

Leave at 00:28 and arrive at 05:43
Journey time 05:15
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Northern line to London Bridge

  • Borough Underground Station
  • London Bridge Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

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 Canning Town

  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

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.

Canning Town: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to the DLR (Stratford International branch) due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you help planning your journey.

Canning Town is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks/ in the evenings and at weekends. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Change for DLR to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station

  • West Silvertown DLR Station
  • Pontoon Dock DLR Station
  • London City Airport DLR Station
  • King George V DLR Station
  • Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station

Travel disruption notes

Canning Town: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to the DLR (Stratford International branch) due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you help planning your journey.

Canning Town is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks/ in the evenings and at weekends. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Elephant & Castle to Woolwich Arsenal

Leave at 05:47 and arrive at 06:19
Journey time 32 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

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 Canning Town

  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

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.

Canning Town: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to the DLR (Stratford International branch) due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you help planning your journey.

Canning Town is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks/ in the evenings and at weekends. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Change for DLR to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station

  • West Silvertown DLR Station
  • Pontoon Dock DLR Station
  • London City Airport DLR Station
  • King George V DLR Station
  • Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station

Travel disruption notes

Canning Town: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to the DLR (Stratford International branch) due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you help planning your journey.

Canning Town is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks/ in the evenings and at weekends. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Elephant & Castle to Woolwich Arsenal

Leave at 05:53 and arrive at 06:28
Journey time 35 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

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 Canning Town

  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

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.

Canning Town: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to the DLR (Stratford International branch) due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you help planning your journey.

Canning Town is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks/ in the evenings and at weekends. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Change for DLR to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station

  • West Silvertown DLR Station
  • Pontoon Dock DLR Station
  • London City Airport DLR Station
  • King George V DLR Station
  • Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station

Travel disruption notes

Canning Town: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to the DLR (Stratford International branch) due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you help planning your journey.

Canning Town is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks/ in the evenings and at weekends. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Buses

Average journey time: 43 mins

Cycle

Average journey time: 1 hour 02 mins

Travel ticket costs

Tube tickets for a tube trip between Elephant & Castle and Woolwich Arsenal cost from £2.90 to £6.00


Return journey: Woolwich Arsenal 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

The average journey between Elephant & Castle and Woolwich Arsenal by train is 2 hours 07 mins

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