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Duration 1h 1m
Distance 18.6 miles
Average price £9
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Wanstead and Thornton Heath takes 1h 1m and the fastest train takes 54 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Wanstead to Thornton Heath. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Wanstead station
  2. Bank station
  3. Thornton Heath
58 min
£7 - £9

Wanstead to Thornton Heath train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Wanstead and Thornton Heath. The earliest departure is at 05:39 in the morning, and the last departure from Wanstead is at 15:52 which arrives into Thornton Heath at 16:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Wanstead station to Thornton Heath. However, there are services departing from Wanstead station and arriving at Thornton Heath via Bank station and Balham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Wanstead and Thornton Heath is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.6 miles.

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Wanstead to Thornton Heath train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Wanstead station.

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Wanstead to Thornton Heath train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Balham station.

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There are 30256+ hotels available in Thornton Heath. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Wanstead and Thornton Heath?

You can take a vehicle from Wanstead to Thornton Heath via Bank station, Balham station, and Balham in around 58 min.
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