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Chancery Lane ⇄ St John’s Wood Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares

The journey from Chancery Lane to St John's Wood is in fare zones 1&2 and you’ll have to use the Central and Jubilee tube lines, changing trains at Bond Street

  1. From Chancery Lane take the Central Line
  2. Change at Bond Street to the Jubilee Line
  3. Leave the train at St. John’s Wood

Number of tube stops: 6 · Journey time: Approx 25 mins

Stations on the route: Chancery Lane ➜ Holborn ➜ Tottenham Court Road ➜ Oxford Circus ➜ Bond Street [change train] Bond Street ➜ Baker Street ➜ St. John’s Wood

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Central and Jubilee

First and last train times on the Central line

Tube times for the Central line

Alternative routes include Chancery Lane to Maida Vale, Chancery Lane to Swiss Cottage and Chancery Lane to Chalk Farm

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

Chancery Lane tube station is not wheelchair accessible

St. John’s Wood station is not wheelchair accessible

Chancery Lane station entrance – You must two flights of stairs from the entrance to the booking hall (16 steps down +6 steps down from the Holborn southside and Chancery Lane entrances, or 16 steps down +10 steps down from the Gray’s Inn Road westside entrance, or 19 steps down +6 steps down from the Gray’s Inn Road eastside entrance). After that you must use an escalator down to the eastbound platform, or two escaltors down to the westbound platform

Changing tube line at Bond Street – You can use a lift when changing between the Central and Jubilee line platforms

St. John’s Wood station exit – There’s an escalator between the platforms and the exit, or seven flights of stairs (12 steps up +5x17 steps up +3 steps up). There’s no lift

The journey from St John's Wood to Chancery Lane is in fare zones 1&2 and you’ll have to use the Jubilee and Central tube lines, changing trains at Bond Street

  1. From St. John’s Wood take the Jubilee Line
  2. Change at Bond Street to the Central Line
  3. Leave the train at Chancery Lane

Number of tube stops: 6 · Journey time: Approx 25 mins

Stations on the route: St. John’s Wood ➜ Baker Street ➜ Bond Street [change train] Bond Street ➜ Oxford Circus ➜ Tottenham Court Road ➜ Holborn ➜ Chancery Lane

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and closures on the Jubilee and Central

First and last train times on the Jubilee line

Tube times for the Jubilee line

Alternative routes include St. John’s Wood to Maida Vale, St. John’s Wood to Swiss Cottage and St. John’s Wood to Chalk Farm

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

St. John’s Wood train station is not wheelchair accessible

Chancery Lane station is not wheelchair accessible

St. John’s Wood station entrance – There’s an escalator between the entrance and the platforms, or seven flights of stairs (3 steps down +5x17 steps down +12 steps down). There’s no lift

Changing tube line at Bond Street – You can use a lift when changing between the Central and Jubilee line platforms

Chancery Lane station exit – You must use an escalator from the eastbound platform to the booking hall, or two escaltors from the westbound platform. After that you must two flights of stairs from the booking hall to the exit (6 steps up +16 steps up to the Holborn southside and Chancery Lane exits, or 10 steps up +16 steps up to the Gray’s Inn Road westside exit, or 6 steps up +19 steps up to the Gray’s Inn Road eastside exit)

Tube fare between Chancery Lane and St John's Wood

This tube journey is in Oyster zones 1-2. The cheapest fare is £2.80 off-peak (£3.40 peak) when you pay by Oyster or contactless. There’s no return fare, you just pay the same as two single tickets

Cost of tube fare from Chancery Lane ⇄ St John’s Wood Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares
Fare zone Cash Oyster & Contactless cards
Single fare Single fare Daily cap
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak
Zone 1-2 fare £6.70 £3.40 £2.80 £8.50 £8.50
Travelcard prices from Chancery Lane ⇄ St John’s Wood Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares
Fare Zone Travelcards (Train, Bus & Tram)
One day travel­card Week travel­card Month travel­card
Anytime Off-peak
Zone 1-2 travelcard n/a n/a £42.70 £164
Zone 1-4 travelcard £15.90 n/a £61.40 £235.80
Zone 1-6 travelcard £22.60 £15.90 £78 £299
Zone 1-9 travelcard £28.50 £17 £111.30 £427.40
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Note: Tube journey prices are correct as of

Peak and off-peak journey times

For Oyster and contactless off-peak is outside the hours of 6.30 AM-9.30 AM and 4 PM-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s any time after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri). Weekends are always classed as off-peak. Note: Between the 8th March and 31st May 2024 TFL are running a trial called ‘Off-Peak Friday Fares’, where Fridays will be classed as off-peak all day.

The fare is based on what time your journey begins. It doesn’t matter what time your journey ends.

Other ways to make this journey

Travel on foot – The distance to Chancery Lane is about three miles. It would take you around 57-63 minutes

Travel by bus – Single fare: £1.75 (you may need more than one bus); Daily cap: £5.25; Weekly cap: £24.70; 1-day travelcard: £6; Weekly travelcard: £24.70 – Adult bus prices 2024 · Pensioner bus prices 2024 · Children’s bus prices 2024

Travel by taxi – The three mile taxi ride between St. John’s Wood train station and Chancery Lane station should cost between £14.30 and £24.60 and take about 13-25 mins

Travel by carCar parks near Chancery Lane station and St. John’s Wood