Leytonstone to Aldgate East by train

1) From Leytonstone take the Central Line
2) Change at Mile End to the District Line
3) Leave the train at Aldgate East

How many stops? 6   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Leytonstone → Leyton → Stratford → Mile End change train Mile End → Stepney Green → Whitechapel → Aldgate East

Journey time? Approx 30 mins   Fare zones? 1, 2, 3

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Adult fare for zones 1-3

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Adult train fare from Leytonstone to Aldgate East
Cash Oyster and Contactless Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap Weekly cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak (contactless) Anytime Off-peak
£4.90 £3.30 £2.80 £8.20 £8.20 £41.20 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a £41.20 £158.30 £1648

Child fare for zones 1-3

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Child train fare from Leytonstone to Aldgate East
Cash Oyster Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak Anytime Off-peak
Aged under-11 and accompanied by an adult, or with a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard
free
Aged 11-15 with a Young Visitor Discount applied to their Oyster card
Half the adult fare
Aged 11-15 with an 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 £0.85 £0.75 £4.10 £1.50 £6.50 (z1-4) n/a £20.60 £79.20 £824
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 Half the adult fare £13.10 (z1-4) n/a Same as the 11-15 fare

Note: Peak and off-peak prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. For Oyster cards and contactless bank cards ‘off peak’ is outside the hours of 6.30-9.30 AM and 4-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri) and all day Sat-Sun. Read more about London train fares and child train fares.

Leytonstone tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Leytonstone station
 (zone 3 & 4)

Alternative train journey to Aldgate East:
Leyton to Aldgate East, Snaresbrook to Aldgate East or Wanstead to Aldgate East

 

Aldgate East tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Aldgate East station
 (zone 1)

Parking near Aldgate East train station

Alternative train route from Leytonstone:
Leytonstone to Aldgate, Leytonstone to Shoreditch or Leytonstone to Whitechapel

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Aldgate East station – from the District/‍Hammersmith & City westbound platform to the street you’ll have two flights of stairs (26 and 22 steps up)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Aldgate East – The distance from Leytonstone to Aldgate East is about 5¼ miles, so we don’t recommend walking

Bus to Aldgate East – Single fare: £1.50 (you may have to take more than one bus); Daily cap: £4.50; Weekly cap: £21.20; 1-day travelcard: £5; Weekly travelcard: £21.20; Monthly travelcard: £81.50; Annual travelcard: £848. See our adult bus fares and child bus fares pages for more details

Black taxi to Aldgate East – A taxi will take 23-37 mins to cover 5¼ miles, and will cost approx £20 to £31

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