South Woodford to Elephant & Castle - travel by train, bus and rail

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Tube/DLR/Overground

Average journey time: 32 mins

South Woodford to Elephant & Castle

Leave at 19:39 and arrive at 20:12
Journey time 33 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Central line to Bank

  • Snaresbrook Underground Station
  • Leytonstone Underground Station
  • Leyton Underground Station
  • Stratford Underground Station
  • Mile End Underground Station
  • Bethnal Green Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street Underground Station
  • Bank Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern line to Elephant & Castle

  • London Bridge Underground Station
  • Borough Underground Station
  • Elephant & Castle Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

South Woodford to Elephant & Castle

Leave at 19:44 and arrive at 20:15
Journey time 31 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Central line to Bank

  • Snaresbrook Underground Station
  • Leytonstone Underground Station
  • Leyton Underground Station
  • Stratford Underground Station
  • Mile End Underground Station
  • Bethnal Green Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street Underground Station
  • Bank Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern line to Elephant & Castle

  • London Bridge Underground Station
  • Borough Underground Station
  • Elephant & Castle Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for

    Travel disruption notes

    Due to Emergency Thames Water works routes 25/N25 and route 205/N205 will not serve bus stop "Stepney Green" (H) westbound.

    South Woodford to Elephant & Castle

    Leave at 19:46 and arrive at 20:18
    Journey time 32 mins
    You will need to make 3 changes

    Start with Central line to Bank

    • Snaresbrook Underground Station
    • Leytonstone Underground Station
    • Leyton Underground Station
    • Stratford Underground Station
    • Mile End Underground Station
    • Bethnal Green Underground Station
    • Liverpool Street Underground Station
    • Bank Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    None known at this time

    Change for Northern line to Elephant & Castle

    • London Bridge Underground Station
    • Borough Underground Station
    • Elephant & Castle Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    None known at this time

    Change for

      Travel disruption notes

      LONG ROAD: Buses towards Clapham Junction or Battersea are on diversion due to water works. Buses are unable to serve Long Road/Clapham Common (Stop M).

      Buses

      Average journey time: 1 hour 35 mins

      South Woodford to Elephant & Castle

      Leave at 19:29 and arrive at 21:04
      Journey time 01:35
      You will need to make 5 changes

      Start with W12 bus to Whipps Cross Bus Stand

      • George Lane Shopping Centre
      • High Road / George Lane
      • Bedford Road
      • Clarendon Road
      • Beechwood Park
      • Eagle Lane
      • Eagle Pond
      • The Forest
      • Hainault Court
      • Whipps Cross Hospital
      • James Lane
      • Whipps Cross Hospital / A & E
      • Whipps Cross Hospital / Main Entrance
      • Whipps Cross Bus Stand

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for 56 bus to Angel Station

      • Peterborough Road
      • Essex Road
      • Fraser Road
      • Lea Bridge Road / Bakers Arms
      • High Road Leyton / Bakers Arms
      • Shortlands Road
      • Manor Road
      • Markhouse Road
      • Emmanuel Parish Church
      • Bloxhall Road
      • Lea Bridge Station
      • Lee Valley Riding Centre
      • Lee Valley Ice Centre
      • Chatsworth Road
      • Wattisfield Road
      • Lea Bridge Roundabout
      • Clapton Pond
      • Cricketfield Road
      • Pembury Road / Downs Park Road
      • Hackney Downs Station / Dalston Lane
      • Cecilia Road / Greenacre Court
      • Graham Road
      • Dalston Junction Station
      • Balls Pond Road / Burder Road
      • Southgate Road
      • Essex Road / Newington Green Road
      • Essex Road / Marquess Road
      • Northchurch Road
      • Essex Road Station
      • Cross Street
      • Packington Street
      • Islington Green
      • Angel Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for 341 bus to Farringdon Station

      • St John Street / Goswell Road
      • Sadler's Wells Theatre
      • Finsbury Town Hall
      • Mount Pleasant
      • Bowling Green Lane
      • Clerkenwell Road
      • Farringdon Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for 63 bus to Elephant & Castle / London Rd

      • Snow Hill
      • Fleet Street / City Thameslink
      • Apothecary Street
      • Blackfriars Station / South Entrance
      • Stamford Street
      • Southwark Station
      • Pocock Street
      • St George's Circus
      • Elephant & Castle / London Road

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for Walk to Elephant & Castle Station

      • Elephant & Castle Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      South Woodford to Elephant & Castle

      Leave at 19:42 and arrive at 21:20
      Journey time 01:38
      You will need to make 5 changes

      Start with W13 bus to Wanstead Station

      • George Lane / Chigwell Road
      • Charnwood Drive
      • Heronwood Hospital
      • Sylvan Road
      • High Street / Hermon Hill
      • Wanstead Place
      • Wanstead High St / Wanstead Station
      • Wanstead Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for 308 bus to Stratford Bus Station

      • Felstead Road
      • Bush Road
      • Blake Hall Crescent
      • Windsor Road
      • Wanstead Flats
      • Sidney Road
      • Talbot Road
      • Bignold Road
      • Wanstead Park Station
      • St James' School
      • Mcgrath Road
      • Maryland Rail Station
      • Louise Road
      • U E L Stratford Campus
      • Stratford Centre
      • Stratford Bus Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for 25 bus to Aldgate Station

      • Stratford High St / Carpenters Road
      • Warton Road
      • Abbey Lane
      • Bow Flyover
      • Bow Church
      • Bow Church Station
      • Bow Road Station
      • Coborn Road
      • Mile End Station
      • Regents Canal
      • Queen Mary / University Of London
      • Ocean Estate
      • Stepney Green Station
      • Stepney Green
      • Booth Memorial
      • Sidney Street
      • Whitechapel Stn / Royal London Hosp
      • The East London Mosque
      • Altab Ali Park
      • Aldgate East Station
      • Aldgate Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for 343 bus to E & C / Newington Causeway

      • Minories
      • Tower Hill / Tower Gateway Station
      • Tower Bridge
      • Unicorn Theatre
      • London Bridge Station
      • Southwark Street
      • Union Street
      • Borough Station
      • Inner London Crown Court
      • Elephant & Castle / Newington Causeway

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for Walk to Elephant & Castle Station

      • Elephant & Castle Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      South Woodford to Elephant & Castle

      Leave at 19:58 and arrive at 21:32
      Journey time 01:34
      You will need to make 5 changes

      Start with W12 bus to Whipps Cross Bus Stand

      • George Lane Shopping Centre
      • High Road / George Lane
      • Bedford Road
      • Clarendon Road
      • Beechwood Park
      • Eagle Lane
      • Eagle Pond
      • The Forest
      • Hainault Court
      • Whipps Cross Hospital
      • James Lane
      • Whipps Cross Hospital / A & E
      • Whipps Cross Hospital / Main Entrance
      • Whipps Cross Bus Stand

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for 56 bus to Dalston Junction Station

      • Peterborough Road
      • Essex Road
      • Fraser Road
      • Lea Bridge Road / Bakers Arms
      • High Road Leyton / Bakers Arms
      • Shortlands Road
      • Manor Road
      • Markhouse Road
      • Emmanuel Parish Church
      • Bloxhall Road
      • Lea Bridge Station
      • Lee Valley Riding Centre
      • Lee Valley Ice Centre
      • Chatsworth Road
      • Wattisfield Road
      • Lea Bridge Roundabout
      • Clapton Pond
      • Cricketfield Road
      • Pembury Road / Downs Park Road
      • Hackney Downs Station / Dalston Lane
      • Cecilia Road / Greenacre Court
      • Graham Road
      • Dalston Junction Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for 242 bus to Shoreditch High Street Station

      • Forest Road
      • Middleton Road
      • Haggerston Station
      • Laburnum Street
      • St Leonard's Hospital
      • Hoxton Station / Museum Of The Home
      • Falkirk Street
      • Shoreditch Church
      • Shoreditch High Street Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for 35 bus to E & C / Newington Causeway

      • Commercial Street / Worship Street
      • Primrose Street
      • Liverpool Street Station
      • Camomile Street
      • Fenchurch Street
      • Monument Station
      • London Bridge
      • Southwark Street
      • Union Street
      • Borough Station
      • Inner London Crown Court
      • Elephant & Castle / Newington Causeway

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for Walk to Elephant & Castle Station

      • Elephant & Castle Station

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Cycle

      Average journey time: 1 hour 08 mins

      South Woodford to Elephant & Castle

      Leave at 19:40 and arrive at 20:48
      Journey time 01:08
      This is a direct service

      Start with Cycle to Elephant & Castle Station

        Travel disruption notes

        None known at this time

        Travel ticket costs

        Tube tickets for a tube trip between South Woodford and Elephant & Castle cost from £4.30 to £4.30


        Return journey: Elephant & Castle to South Woodford


        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 South Woodford and Elephant & Castle by London Underground?

        The average journey between South Woodford and Elephant & Castle by train is 32 mins

        Which tube lines call at Elephant & Castle?

        The Bakerloo and Northern lines call at Elephant & Castle

        Which tube lines call at South Woodford?

        The Central line calls at South Woodford

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