Putney Bridge to Elephant & Castle - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 37 mins

Putney Bridge to Elephant & Castle

Leave at 09:52 and arrive at 10:30
Journey time 38 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with District line to Embankment

  • Parsons Green Underground Station
  • Fulham Broadway Underground Station
  • West Brompton Underground Station
  • Earl's Court Underground Station
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station
  • South Kensington Underground Station
  • Sloane Square Underground Station
  • Victoria Underground Station
  • St. James's Park Underground Station
  • Westminster Underground Station
  • Embankment 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, Embankment station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to the City, consider walking, cycling or taking bus routes 11 or 15.

Change for Bakerloo line to Elephant & Castle

  • Waterloo Underground Station
  • Lambeth North Underground Station
  • Elephant & Castle 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, Embankment station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to the City, consider walking, cycling or taking bus routes 11 or 15.

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.

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    Travel disruption notes

    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.

    Putney Bridge to Elephant & Castle

    Leave at 09:57 and arrive at 10:34
    Journey time 37 mins
    You will need to make 4 changes

    Start with District line to Earl's Court

    • Parsons Green Underground Station
    • Fulham Broadway Underground Station
    • West Brompton Underground Station
    • Earl's Court Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    LONDON ROAD, CR4: Routes 127 152 200 201 264 270 280 355 S1 N44 are on diversion southbound via Holborn Way until 17:00 on Friday 04 February due to carriageway repair works. Buses are missing Mitcham Fair Green stops 'E' and 'G'.

    Change for Piccadilly line to Piccadilly Circus

    • Gloucester Road Underground Station
    • Knightsbridge Underground Station
    • Hyde Park Corner Underground Station
    • Green Park Underground Station
    • Piccadilly Circus Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    LONDON OVERGROUND: Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 January, no service between Highbury & Islington and West Croydon / Crystal Palace / Clapham Junction. This includes Night Overground in the early hours of Saturday and Sunday morning (please use local London Buses night routes). Please use alternative London Overground services between Highbury & Islington and Dalston Kingsland except after 2215 Sunday. Use Southern Railway services between New Cross Gate and West Croydon / Crystal Palace. Replacement buses operate.

    SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY: Sunday 23 January, no service between Clapham Junction and Hampton Court / Kingston / Effingham Junction and Byfleet & New Haw, or between Motspur Park and Chessington South. Revised train services operate between Waterloo and Shepperton (via Richmond and Kingston), between Waterloo and Woking (via Staines) and between Raynes Park and Guildford (via Epsom). Replacement buses operate between Clapham Junction and Kingston / Hampton Court / Effingham Junction / Woking / Chessington South. For Berrylands, use local London Buses Route K2.

    Change for Bakerloo line to Elephant & Castle

    • Charing Cross Underground Station
    • Embankment Underground Station
    • Waterloo Underground Station
    • Lambeth North Underground Station
    • Elephant & Castle 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.

    LONDON OVERGROUND: Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 January, no service between Highbury & Islington and West Croydon / Crystal Palace / Clapham Junction. This includes Night Overground in the early hours of Saturday and Sunday morning (please use local London Buses night routes). Please use alternative London Overground services between Highbury & Islington and Dalston Kingsland except after 2215 Sunday. Use Southern Railway services between New Cross Gate and West Croydon / Crystal Palace. Replacement buses operate.

    SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY: Sunday 23 January, no service between Clapham Junction and Hampton Court / Kingston / Effingham Junction and Byfleet & New Haw, or between Motspur Park and Chessington South. Revised train services operate between Waterloo and Shepperton (via Richmond and Kingston), between Waterloo and Woking (via Staines) and between Raynes Park and Guildford (via Epsom). Replacement buses operate between Clapham Junction and Kingston / Hampton Court / Effingham Junction / Woking / Chessington South. For Berrylands, use local London Buses Route K2.

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      Travel disruption notes

      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.

      Putney Bridge to Elephant & Castle

      Leave at 10:02 and arrive at 10:38
      Journey time 36 mins
      You will need to make 3 changes

      Start with District line to Earl's Court

      • Parsons Green Underground Station
      • Fulham Broadway Underground Station
      • West Brompton Underground Station
      • Earl's Court Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for Piccadilly line to Piccadilly Circus

      • Gloucester Road Underground Station
      • Knightsbridge Underground Station
      • Hyde Park Corner Underground Station
      • Green Park Underground Station
      • Piccadilly Circus Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for Bakerloo line to Elephant & Castle

      • Charing Cross Underground Station
      • Embankment Underground Station
      • Waterloo Underground Station
      • Lambeth North Underground Station
      • Elephant & Castle 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.

      Buses

      Average journey time: 59 mins

      Cycle

      Average journey time: 36 mins

      Travel ticket costs

      Tube tickets for a tube trip between Putney Bridge and Elephant & Castle cost from £2.50 to £5.50


      Return journey: Elephant & Castle to Putney Bridge


      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 Putney Bridge and Elephant & Castle by train is 37 mins

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