Elephant & Castle Railway Station  

 
 
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Underground Stations

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Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Borough Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Elephant and Castle NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Bridge Hotel London
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £39  31% off
30 Borough Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Located just south of the River Thames, The Bridge Hotel is the perfect accommodation choice for those wishing to explore the many sights and attractions London ... More
 
 
 
H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  30% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 7 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £73  35% off
157 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 9 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Situated just a five minute walk from London Waterloo Station, the Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo is nearby to many central London locations, with the London ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Railway Stations nearest Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Nearest to Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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St Pancras International Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 2.6 miles from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
St Pancras International is a triumph of nineteenth century station architecture and one of the wonders of London. You could even argue that it has a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 2.7 miles from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The area surrounding King's Cross Railway Station has, in the past, had a reputation as a red light district after dark. But with the arrival of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Waterloo Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Waterloo Station, South Bank, London SE1 | 14 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
For a station that covers nearly 25 acres in total, there's very little space during rush hour as throngs of people desperately try to glimpse the ... More
 
 
 
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Travel near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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London Cycling Campaign
London > Travel > Bicycles
2 Newhams Row, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This bunch of eco-friendly pedal-pushers want to get London moving...by bicycle! London Cycling Campaign is a charitable company set up to expound the views of those ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Bankside Pier is located next to the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and close to Tate Modern. From Bankside Pier a hop-on hop-off circular cruise operates during summer and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 20 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Seussical the Musical
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd November to 29th December 2018
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Following previous success in the UK and the US, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Seussical musical comes to the Southwark Playhouse this winter. Based on the ...More
 
 
 
Now On
The Funeral Director
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 31st October to 24th November 2018 - Various Times
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Hannah Hauer-King's directs this drama surrounding a Muslim funeral parlour, where an encounter from a young man who organises his boyfriend's funeral brings forward questions of ...More
 
 
 
On Soon
He.She.They At Ministry Of Sound With Catz N' Dogz, Trance Wax And More
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 17th November 2018 - 11pm-6am
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 103 Gaunt Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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Entertainment near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
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The Artworks Elephant
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 4 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Repositioning refurbished shipping containers as retail spaces and offices for creative startups, The Artworks Elephant turns Elephant and Castle into "the new Shoreditch", according to the ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
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Tibetan Peace Gardens
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Buddhist garden in the grounds of the Imperial War Museum. Located in the ground of the Imperial War Museum, lies this fitting tribute to peace and the ... More
 
 
 
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Cuming Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 7 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The worldwide collection of the Cuming Family accompanies exhibitions on the history of Southwark (from Roman times to the 19th century) in this unique museum. The ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best shops and markets near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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Mercato Metropolitano
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
42 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 4 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
At 45,000 square foot, new Italian market Mercato Metropolitano has no shortage of artisanal talent. Housed in a disused paper factory, it brings together bakers, fishmongers, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Specialists in fine German wine, this shop has moved to larger premises and taken its customers with it - they have a deserved reputation for excellence ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Evans Cycles
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

What are the best dining options near Elephant & Castle Railway Station London?
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
Unit 4, Metro Central, 119 Newington Green Causway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 1 minute from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Qvintessenza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
304 Borough High Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Qvintessenza serves casual Venetian specialities using ingredients sourced directly from Italian artisan producers. Venetian founder, Alessandro Selazone, spent a year travelling the length ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
El Vergel
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Tiny Latino restaurant and café tucked away behind Borough tube which is much loved by local office workers and residents. Owned and run by a lovely ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 24 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 29 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Elephant & Castle Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Rebus Tourist Guides
London > Leisure > Activities
33, Vanbrugh Court, Wincott St, Lambeth, London SE11 | 8 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
What is the oldest annual sporting event in the world? Where was the Roman Forum? How do I become Lord Mayor? What was (and is!) the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leake Street Pocket Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lower Marsh, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Located at the entrance to one of the most well known graffiti hotspots in London, Leake Street Pocket Park is an urban oasis of shrubs, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Archbishop's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This immaculate 10 acre park is the largest green space on the Southbank. Once part of Lambeth Palaces private gardens, Archbishop Tait originally donated the ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best pubs near London Elephant & Castle Railway Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Elephant and Castle Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Newington Causeway Road, SE1 | 1 minute from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
After a lengthy closure, the historic Elephant and Castle pub reopened in summer 2016 revealing a re-imagined interior ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
... More
 
 
 
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Mc & Sons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
160 Union Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Very much a family affair, with roots in Ireland, Mc & Sons is an Irish boozer serving Thai food. ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Elephant & Castle Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Corsica Studios
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 10 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
A local urban living room found beneath Union Street Cafe in Borough, Union Street Bar is Gordon Ramsay's first destination bar. Open until 2am on Thursday, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire House
London > Nightlife > Bars
64 Union Street, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Within the Flat Iron Square site, an area encompassing six railway arches and filled with restaurants, street food and a live music venue, is Devonshire ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Elephant & Castle Railway Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 15 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 16 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
 

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Poppies: Weeping Window
Poppies: Weeping Window
Exhibitions | Until 18th November 2018 

IWM London (Imperial War Museums) 6 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

After capturing the nation's imagination back in 2014 with their poignant display Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red at ...More

 
Nice N' Spiky Presents Comedy
Comedy | On 14th November 2018 

Brasserie Toulouse Lautrec 7 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Comedy, Stand-Up....More

Nice N' Spiky Presents Comedy Wednesdays
Comedy | On 14th November 2018 

Brasserie Toulouse Lautrec 7 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Comedy, Stand-Up....More

Flat Iron Square: Alpine Village
Flat Iron Square: Alpine Village
Foodie Events | Until 2nd January 2019 

Flat Iron Square 12 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Conifer trees, a canopy of lights, two bandstands and heated areas give Flat Iron Square a winter makeover. Nestled amongst ...More

 
Divine Proportions
Divine Proportions
Theatre | Until 12th January 2019 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Renowned for hosting quirky and immersive events, the Vaults keep up the tradition with Divine Proportions, a unique dining experience ...More

 
Hyundai Commission: Tania Bruguera
Hyundai Commission: Tania Bruguera
Exhibitions | Until 24th February 2019 

Tate Modern 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Cuban artist Tania Bruguera has been chosen as the next artist to create a site specific art work for Tate's ...More

 
Magic Realism: Art in Weimar Germany 1919-33
Magic Realism: Art in Weimar Germany 1919-33
Exhibitions | Until 14th July 2019 

Tate Modern 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

A free, year-long exhibition at Tate Modern, Magic Realism: Art in Weimar Germany 1919-33 explores German art in the period ...More

 
Anni Albers
Anni Albers
Exhibitions | Until 27th January 2019 

Tate Modern 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

In 2018, Tate Modern presents this century's first major UK museum exhibition of the work of Anni Albers. One of ...More

 
Christian Marclay: The Clock
Christian Marclay: The Clock
Exhibitions | Until 20th January 2019 

Tate Modern 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

See Christian Marclay's unique installation, The Clock, at Tate Modern this autumn. Twenty-four hours long, the mesmerising piece is a ...More

 
Theatre in the Clouds
Theatre in the Clouds
Theatre | Until 31st January 2019 

Shangri-La Hotel London 17 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Hosted by luxury theatre company Revels in Hand, who present private theatre shows for the ultra-rich, Theatre in the Clouds ...More

 

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Pierre Bonnard: The Colour Of My Memory
Exhibitions | From 23rd January 

Tate Modern

A major exhibition of works by French painter Pierre Bonnard, a friend and contemporary Henri Matisse, known for his unconventional use of colour and his preference to work ...More

London's New Year's Day Parade
London's New Year's Day Parade
Seasonal | On 1st January 

Parliament Square

American cop cars, miniature steamers and drumming bands ...More

 
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Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. Two new musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton and Mary Poppins, ...More

The Catherine Tate Show
The Catherine Tate Show
Comedy | From 7th January 

Wyndham's Theatre

The comedian and actress Catherine Tate brings her critically-acclaimed television show to the West End, ...More

 
January in London 2019
January in London 2019
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Cate Blanchett storms the stage, Catherine Tate arrives in the West End and Cirque ...More

 
Spice Girls
Spice Girls
Concerts | From 13th June 

Wembley Stadium

Twenty three years after the Spice Girls smashed their way into the charts the best-selling ...More

 
Mayfair Christmas Market
Mayfair Christmas Market
Shopping | From 30th November 

Novikov Restaurant & Bar

At Mayfair Christmas Market shoppers can browse stalls full of festive gifts and stocking fillers ...More

 
HIDEaway at Burlington Arcade
HIDEaway at Burlington Arcade
Foodie Events | From 19th November 

Burlington Arcade

Ollie Dabbous' Michelin starred Hide Restaurant and Hedonism ...More

 
St James's Christmas Light Switch-On
St James's Christmas Light Switch-On
Seasonal | On 15th November 

St James's Market

The dramatic, large scale spirits that form a ...More

 
Orrery: Les Alpes
Orrery: Les Alpes
Seasonal | From 15th November 

Orrery

Perched atop the roof of the converted stable block that houses Orrery, the Marylebone restaurant ...More

 
New Year's Eve at Henrietta Bistro
New Year's Eve at Henrietta Bistro
Seasonal | On 31st December 

Henrietta Hotel

The Experimental Group boys, founders of Henrietta Hotel ...More

 
New Year's Eve at London Marriott Hotel County Hall
New Year's Eve at London Marriott Hotel County Hall
Seasonal | On 31st December 

Gillray's Steakhouse & Bar

The closest hotel to the London Eye - ...More

 
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Vast floor to ceiling glass windows will frame the room, offering every seat in Garden Room spectacular views across central London xxxx...More

B&H Garden Room
B&H Garden Room
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High up on the 10th floor of the Assembly Hotel the Garden Room, brought to ...More

 
Little Angel Studios
Little Angel Studios
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Just a few minutes walk from the Little Angel Theatre on Dagmar Passage, Little Angel ...More

 
December in London 2018
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Christmas favourites like The Nutcracker, Carols at The Royal Albert Hall and the Santa Dash return along with a Festive Feast at Hampton Court Palace and a new puppet show from the puppeteers behind ...More

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December in London 2018
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