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Recommended option

Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Wanstead Park

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Line 325 bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 325 bus from Wallend, Burges Road to Forest Gate, Nursery Lane 325

$3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Forest Gate Station 4.2 miles

$23 - $28

Walk  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Walk from Barking to Forest Gate Station 3.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The distance between Barking and Forest Gate Station is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barking to Forest Gate Station is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Barking to Forest Gate Station is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs £17 - £21.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barking and arriving at Wanstead Park. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wallend, Burges Road and arriving at Forest Gate, Nursery Lane. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

The train from Barking to Wanstead Park takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

What companies run services between Barking, England and Forest Gate Station, England?

London Overground operates a train from Barking to Forest Gate Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Barking to Forest Gate Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Barking to Wanstead Park
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Wallend, Burges Road to Forest Gate, Nursery Lane
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Forest Gate Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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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