London Farringdon to Hackney Downs - travel by train, bus and rail

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Tube/DLR/Overground

Average journey time: 18 mins

London Farringdon to Hackney Downs

Leave at 06:37 and arrive at 06:55
Journey time 18 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Circle line to Liverpool Street

  • Barbican Underground Station
  • Moorgate Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street 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.

THEOBALD'S ROAD, WC1 - Bus routes 19 38 55 N19 N38 N41 N55 placed on diversion westbound due to Camden Council works. Buses will not be serving stops 'Bloomsbury Square' (B) and 'Museum Street' (C). Buses are diverted via Procter Street, High Holborn and New Oxford Street.

CLERKENWELL ROAD,EC1; Routes 55 243 N55 towards Wood Green and Walthamstow are diverted due to gas works. Stops Red Lion Street to Farringdon Road are not served.

Change for London Overground to Hackney Downs Rail Station

  • Bethnal Green Rail Station
  • Hackney Downs Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

London Farringdon to Hackney Downs

Leave at 06:40 and arrive at 07:00
Journey time 20 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Metropolitan line to Liverpool Street

  • Barbican Underground Station
  • Moorgate Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street 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.

THEOBALD'S ROAD, WC1 - Bus routes 19 38 55 N19 N38 N41 N55 placed on diversion westbound due to Camden Council works. Buses will not be serving stops 'Bloomsbury Square' (B) and 'Museum Street' (C). Buses are diverted via Procter Street, High Holborn and New Oxford Street.

CLERKENWELL ROAD,EC1; Routes 55 243 N55 towards Wood Green and Walthamstow are diverted due to gas works. Stops Red Lion Street to Farringdon Road are not served.

Change for London Overground to Hackney Downs Rail Station

  • Bethnal Green Rail Station
  • Cambridge Heath (London) Rail Station
  • London Fields Rail Station
  • Hackney Downs Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

London Farringdon to Hackney Downs

Leave at 06:52 and arrive at 07:10
Journey time 18 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Hammersmith & City line to Liverpool Street

  • Barbican Underground Station
  • Moorgate Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street 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.

CLERKENWELL ROAD,EC1; Routes 55 243 N55 towards Wood Green and Walthamstow are diverted due to gas works. Stops Red Lion Street to Farringdon Road are not served.

Change for London Overground to Hackney Downs Rail Station

  • Bethnal Green Rail Station
  • Hackney Downs Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Buses

Average journey time: 24 mins

London Farringdon to Hackney Downs

Leave at 06:33 and arrive at 06:56
Journey time 23 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with 55 bus to Amhurst Road / Hackney Downs

  • St John Street
  • Goswell Road
  • Central Street
  • St Luke's Music Education Centre
  • Old Street Station
  • Shoreditch Fire Station
  • Great Eastern Street
  • Shoreditch Town Hall
  • Hackney Road / Columbia Road
  • Hoxton Station
  • Queensbridge Road
  • Warner Place
  • Pritchards Road
  • Cambridge Heath Station
  • Mare Street / Victoria Park Road
  • King Edward's Road
  • Mare Street / Well Street
  • St Thomas's Square
  • Hackney Town Hall
  • Hackney Central Station
  • Amhurst Road / Hackney Downs Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Hackney Downs Station

  • Hackney Downs Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

London Farringdon to Hackney Downs

Leave at 06:42 and arrive at 07:06
Journey time 24 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with 55 bus to Amhurst Road / Hackney Downs

  • St John Street
  • Goswell Road
  • Central Street
  • St Luke's Music Education Centre
  • Old Street Station
  • Shoreditch Fire Station
  • Great Eastern Street
  • Shoreditch Town Hall
  • Hackney Road / Columbia Road
  • Hoxton Station
  • Queensbridge Road
  • Warner Place
  • Pritchards Road
  • Cambridge Heath Station
  • Mare Street / Victoria Park Road
  • King Edward's Road
  • Mare Street / Well Street
  • St Thomas's Square
  • Hackney Town Hall
  • Hackney Central Station
  • Amhurst Road / Hackney Downs Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Hackney Downs Station

  • Hackney Downs Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

London Farringdon to Hackney Downs

Leave at 06:47 and arrive at 07:15
Journey time 27 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with 243 bus to Dalston Junction Station

  • St John Street
  • Goswell Road
  • Central Street
  • St Luke's Music Education Centre
  • Old Street Station
  • Shoreditch Fire Station
  • Great Eastern Street
  • Shoreditch Town Hall
  • Waterson Street
  • Hoxton Station / Museum Of The Home
  • Pearson Street
  • St Leonard's Hospital
  • Laburnum Street
  • Haggerston Station
  • Middleton Road
  • Dalston Junction Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for 242 bus to Amhurst Road / Hackney Downs

  • Dalston Lane / Dalston Junction Stn
  • Stannard Road
  • Greenwood Road
  • Royal Oak Road
  • Hackney Central / Mare Street
  • Hackney Central Station
  • Amhurst Road / Hackney Downs Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Hackney Downs Station

  • Hackney Downs Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Cycle

Average journey time: 24 mins

London Farringdon to Hackney Downs

Leave at 06:39 and arrive at 07:03
Journey time 24 mins
This is a direct service

Start with Cycle to Hackney Downs Station

    Travel disruption notes

    None known at this time

    Travel ticket costs

    Tube tickets for a tube trip between London Farringdon and Hackney Downs cost from £3.20 to £3.20


    Return journey: Hackney Downs 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 Hackney Downs by London Underground?

    The average journey between London Farringdon and Hackney Downs by train is 18 mins

    Which tube lines call at London Farringdon?

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

    Which tube lines call at Hackney Downs?

    The lines call at Hackney Downs

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