There are 5 ways to get from Barking to Royal Free Hospital by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Gospel Oak

$3 - $7

4 alternative options

Tube  •  49 min

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...

$6 - $9

Line 238 bus, train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 238 bus from Barking Town Centre to Stratford Bus Station 238
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Hampstead Heath

$5 - $9

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Royal Free Hospital 14.2 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Royal Free Hospital 14.2 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Barking to Royal Free Hospital is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to Royal Free Hospital is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Barking and Royal Free Hospital is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.2 miles.

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The train from Barking to Gospel Oak takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barking and arriving at Gospel Oak. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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What companies run services between Barking, England and Royal Free Hospital, England?

London Overground operates a train from Barking to Royal Free Hospital every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $7 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Barking to Gospel Oak
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$7 - $10
Oyster Card
$5 - $7
Train from Stratford (London) to Hampstead Heath
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $6
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barking Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barking Town Centre to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Royal Free Hospital
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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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