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

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Tube/DLR/Overground

Average journey time: 16 mins

Whitechapel to Elephant & Castle

Leave at 09:47 and arrive at 10:04
Journey time 17 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with District line to Monument

  • Aldgate East Underground Station
  • Tower Hill Underground Station
  • Monument Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

Change for Walk to Bank

  • Bank

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Change for Northern line to Elephant & Castle

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

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

ELEPHANT & CASTLE UNDERGROUND STATION: From Monday 4 January until late May 2021, the Northern line ticket hall will operate as exit only every Monday to Friday between 0700 and 1000 and 1600 and 1900. This is while lift maintenance work takes place. At these times you should enter the station through the ticket hall on the opposite side of Elephant Square.

Whitechapel to Elephant & Castle

Leave at 09:52 and arrive at 10:07
Journey time 15 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with District line to Monument

  • Aldgate East Underground Station
  • Tower Hill Underground Station
  • Monument Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

Change for Walk to Bank

  • Bank

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Change for Northern line to Elephant & Castle

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

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

ELEPHANT & CASTLE UNDERGROUND STATION: From Monday 4 January until late May 2021, the Northern line ticket hall will operate as exit only every Monday to Friday between 0700 and 1000 and 1600 and 1900. This is while lift maintenance work takes place. At these times you should enter the station through the ticket hall on the opposite side of Elephant Square.

Whitechapel to Elephant & Castle

Leave at 09:57 and arrive at 10:13
Journey time 16 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with District line to Monument

  • Aldgate East Underground Station
  • Tower Hill Underground Station
  • Monument Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

Change for Walk to Bank

  • Bank

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Change for Northern line to Elephant & Castle

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

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

ELEPHANT & CASTLE UNDERGROUND STATION: From Monday 4 January until late May 2021, the Northern line ticket hall will operate as exit only every Monday to Friday between 0700 and 1000 and 1600 and 1900. This is while lift maintenance work takes place. At these times you should enter the station through the ticket hall on the opposite side of Elephant Square.

Cycle

Average journey time: 19 mins

Travel ticket costs

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


Return journey: Elephant & Castle to Whitechapel

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Fequently asked questions

The average journey between Whitechapel and Elephant & Castle by train is 16 mins

There are Covid related travel restrictions in place at the moment, and while travel is permitted, people are asked to minimise travel and stay local as much as possible. Face masks are mandatory on public transport.

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