London Farringdon to Russell Square - travel by train, bus and rail

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Tube/DLR/Overground

Average journey time: 11 mins

London Farringdon to Russell Square

Leave at 05:30 and arrive at 05:40
Journey time 10 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Hammersmith & City line to King's Cross St.Pancras

  • King's Cross St. Pancras 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, Farrindgon Station is expected to be very 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.

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, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very 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 Piccadilly line to Russell Square

  • Russell Square 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, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very 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.

Bus Stop Closed Please use next or previous stop to catch your bus

SOUTHAMPTON ROW: Routes 59,68,91,168,188,243,N91 are on diversion due to a collision near Vernon Place. Buses are diverted from Kingsway via High Holbon and Tottenham Court Road, missing the Southampton Row / Theobald's Road stops.

Bus Stop Closed Please use next or previous stop to catch your bus

London Farringdon to Russell Square

Leave at 05:38 and arrive at 05:51
Journey time 13 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Circle line to King's Cross St.Pancras

  • King's Cross St. Pancras 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, Farrindgon Station is expected to be very 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.

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, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very 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 Piccadilly line to Russell Square

  • Russell Square 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, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very 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.

Bus Stop Closed Please use next or previous stop to catch your bus

SOUTHAMPTON ROW: Routes 59,68,91,168,188,243,N91 are on diversion due to a collision near Vernon Place. Buses are diverted from Kingsway via High Holbon and Tottenham Court Road, missing the Southampton Row / Theobald's Road stops.

Bus Stop Closed Please use next or previous stop to catch your bus

London Farringdon to Russell Square

Leave at 05:44 and arrive at 05:56
Journey time 12 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Circle line to King's Cross St.Pancras

  • King's Cross St. Pancras 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, Farrindgon Station is expected to be very 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.

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, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very 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 Piccadilly line to Russell Square

  • Russell Square 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, King's Cross St Pancras station is expected to be very 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.

Bus Stop Closed Please use next or previous stop to catch your bus

Buses

Average journey time: 25 mins

London Farringdon to Russell Square

Leave at 05:33 and arrive at 05:59
Journey time 26 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with 341 bus to Waterloo Bridge / South Bank

  • Snow Hill
  • Fleet Street / City Thameslink
  • Shoe Lane
  • Fetter Lane
  • Chancery Lane
  • The Royal Courts Of Justice
  • Aldwych / Australia House
  • Aldwych / Drury Lane
  • Waterloo Bridge / South Bank

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for 68 bus to Russell Square

  • Lancaster Place
  • Aldwych / Kingsway
  • Holborn Station
  • Southampton Row / Theobald's Road
  • Russell Square

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

London Farringdon to Russell Square

Leave at 05:47 and arrive at 06:12
Journey time 25 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with 341 bus to Waterloo Bridge / South Bank

  • Snow Hill
  • Fleet Street / City Thameslink
  • Shoe Lane
  • Fetter Lane
  • Chancery Lane
  • The Royal Courts Of Justice
  • Aldwych / Australia House
  • Aldwych / Drury Lane
  • Waterloo Bridge / South Bank

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for 59 bus to Russell Square

  • Lancaster Place
  • Aldwych / Kingsway
  • Holborn Station
  • Southampton Row / Theobald's Road
  • Russell Square

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Cycle

Average journey time: 06 mins

London Farringdon to Russell Square

Leave at 05:35 and arrive at 05:41
Journey time 06 mins
This is a direct service

Start with Cycle to Russell Square

    Travel disruption notes

    None known at this time

    Travel ticket costs

    Tube tickets for a tube trip between London Farringdon and Russell Square cost from £2.50 to £2.50


    Return journey: Russell Square to London Farringdon


    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 London Farringdon and Russell Square by London Underground?

    The average journey between London Farringdon and Russell Square by train is 11 mins

    Which tube lines call at London Farringdon?

    The Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines call at London Farringdon

    Which tube lines call at Russell Square?

    The Piccadilly line calls at Russell Square

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