Shortlands to Brixton - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Shortlands

• Take the Transfer to Bromley Road / Shortlands Stn
• Change at Bromley Road / Shortlands Station
• Take the 227 bus to Crystal Palace Parade / College Road
• Change at Crystal Palace Parade / College Road
• Take the 3 bus to Brixton Station
• Change at Brixton Station

Arrive at: Brixton

Journey time between Shortlands and Brixton averages at 45 minutes


Stations passed through from Shortlands

  • Bromley Road / Shortlands Stn

Local disruptions

Changes to southbound bus stops at Brixton Station: Until further notice, please use Stop N for Route 35 towards Clapham Junction, Routes 109 118 250 N109 and N250 towards Streatham and Route 355 towards Mitcham. Route P4 will also terminate at Stop N. Please use Stop Q for Routes 45 59 133 159 333 and N133 towards Streatham Hill, Route N2 towards Crystal Palace and Route N3 towards Bromley North. Please use Stop ZA in Effra Road for Route 3 towards Crystal Palace and Route 196 towards Norwood Junction, and Stop Z in Effra Road for Route 2 towards West Norwood, Route 415 towards Tulse Hill and Route 432 towards Anerley Station.

BRIXTON UNDERGROUND STATION: This station is likely to be very busy between 05:45-08:15 and 16:00-17:30. Where possible, travel outside of these times and consider cycling or walking, including parts of your journey. Entry is expected to be busy, please expect to queue to enter so we can help maintain the national 2 metre social distancing.


Ticket price information

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Return journey: Brixton to Shortlands


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

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