Elephant & Castle to Heathrow Terminal 5 - travel by train, bus and rail

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Tube/DLR/Overground

Average journey time: 1 hour 03 mins

Elephant & Castle to Heathrow Terminal 5

Leave at 17:24 and arrive at 18:27
Journey time 01:03
You will need to make 2 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 Heathrow Terminal 5

  • Green Park Underground Station
  • Hyde Park Corner Underground Station
  • Knightsbridge Underground Station
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station
  • Earl's Court Underground Station
  • Barons Court Underground Station
  • Hammersmith (Dist&Picc Line) Underground Station
  • Acton Town Underground Station
  • South Ealing Underground Station
  • Northfields Underground Station
  • Boston Manor Underground Station
  • Osterley Underground Station
  • Hounslow East Underground Station
  • Hounslow Central Underground Station
  • Hounslow West Underground Station
  • Hatton Cross Underground Station
  • Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station
  • Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Elephant & Castle to Heathrow Terminal 5

Leave at 17:32 and arrive at 18:37
Journey time 01:05
You will need to make 2 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 Heathrow Terminal 5

  • Green Park Underground Station
  • Hyde Park Corner Underground Station
  • Knightsbridge Underground Station
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station
  • Earl's Court Underground Station
  • Barons Court Underground Station
  • Hammersmith (Dist&Picc Line) Underground Station
  • Acton Town Underground Station
  • South Ealing Underground Station
  • Northfields Underground Station
  • Boston Manor Underground Station
  • Osterley Underground Station
  • Hounslow East Underground Station
  • Hounslow Central Underground Station
  • Hounslow West Underground Station
  • Hatton Cross Underground Station
  • Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station
  • Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Elephant & Castle to Heathrow Terminal 5

Leave at 17:44 and arrive at 18:47
Journey time 01:03
You will need to make 2 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 Heathrow Terminal 5

  • Green Park Underground Station
  • Hyde Park Corner Underground Station
  • Knightsbridge Underground Station
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station
  • Earl's Court Underground Station
  • Barons Court Underground Station
  • Hammersmith (Dist&Picc Line) Underground Station
  • Acton Town Underground Station
  • South Ealing Underground Station
  • Northfields Underground Station
  • Boston Manor Underground Station
  • Osterley Underground Station
  • Hounslow East Underground Station
  • Hounslow Central Underground Station
  • Hounslow West Underground Station
  • Hatton Cross Underground Station
  • Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station
  • Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Buses

Average journey time: 2 hours 29 mins

Cycle

Average journey time: 2 hours 05 mins

Travel ticket costs

Tube tickets for a tube trip between Elephant & Castle and Heathrow Terminal 5 cost from £10.40 to £12.40


Return journey: Heathrow Terminal 5 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 Heathrow Terminal 5 by train is 1 hour 03 mins

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