New Cross to Wanstead - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: New Cross

• Take the 453 bus or N53 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
• Take the N133 bus or 35 bus to Fenchurch Street
• Change at Fenchurch Street
• Take the N8 bus to Wanstead Station
• Change at Wanstead Station

Arrive at: Wanstead

Journey time between New Cross and Wanstead averages at 87 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

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

Unlimited bus and tram journeys within one hour.


Return journey: Wanstead 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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