There are 5 ways to get from Barking to Brentwood by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Brentwood

$4 - $8

4 alternative options

Train, line 269 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Ockendon
  2. Take the line 269 bus from South Ockendon, Railway Station (West Road) to Brentwood, High Street (Brentw'd High St) 269 / ...

$11 - $16

Line 5 bus, line 498 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Barking Town Centre to Romford, Queens Hospital 5
  2. Take the line 498 bus from Romford Station to Brentwood, High Street (Greggs) 498

$8

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Brentwood 13.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Brentwood 13.8 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Barking to Brentwood is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to Brentwood is to train which costs £3 - £7 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between Barking and Brentwood is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.8 miles.

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The train from Ilford to Brentwood takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barking to Brentwood. However, there are services departing from Barking Town Centre and arriving at Brentwood, High Street (Greggs) via Romford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ilford and arriving at Brentwood. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The best way to get from Barking to Brentwood is to train which takes 21 min and costs £3 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 5 bus and line 498 bus, which costs £6 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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Barking to Brentwood bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at London Romford station.

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Map of how to get from Barking to Brentwood.
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  • Distance: 11.4 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Barking, England and Brentwood, England?

TfL Rail operates a train from Barking to Brentwood every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 21 min. ScotRail also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barking to Brentwood via Romford Station in around 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ilford to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Ockendon
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from South Ockendon, Railway Station (West Road) to Brentwood, High Street (Brentw'd High St)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barking Town Centre to Romford, Queens Hospital
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Romford Station to Brentwood, High Street (Greggs)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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