New Cross to Elephant & Castle - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: New Cross

• Take the 53 bus to Elephant & Castle /New Kent Rd
• Change at Elephant & Castle / New Kent Road
• Take the Walk to Elephant & Castle Station
• Change at Elephant & Castle Station

Arrive at: Elephant & Castle

Journey time between New Cross and Elephant & Castle averages at 18 minutes


Stations passed through from New Cross

  • Marquis Of Granby / Goldsmiths
  • New Cross Gate Station
  • New Cross Bus Garage
  • New Cross Road / Besson Street
  • Briant Street
  • Pomeroy Street
  • Old Kent Road / Ilderton Road
  • Commercial Way
  • Peckham Park Road
  • Malt Street
  • Trafalgar Avenue
  • Dunton Road
  • Old Kent Road / East Street
  • Bricklayer's Arms
  • Bricklayer's Arms / New Kent Road
  • Rodney Place
  • Elephant & Castle / New Kent Road

Local disruptions

London Overground: No service between Surrey Quays and New Cross and a reduced service is operating on all other London Overground lines due to operational restrictions. Public transport should only be used for essential journeys.

Most Tube station ticket machines are only accepting bank cards. You can top up using your contactless and Oyster account, the TfL Oyster and contactless app or an Oyster ticket stop. Ticket machines at all London Overground and DLR stations are still accepting cash.


Ticket price information

The price shown is a single adult pay as you go fare.


Return journey: Elephant & Castle to New Cross


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

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