There are 6 ways to get from Barking to Thorpe Park by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the subway from West Ham station to Waterloo station
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Weybridge
  3. Take the train from Weybridge to Chertsey

£15 - £29

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Subway  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the subway from Barking station to Richmond station District

£8 - £14

4 alternative options

Subway, train, line 950 bus  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the subway from West Ham station to Waterloo station
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Staines
  3. Take the line 950 bus from Staines station to Thorpe Park Grounds 950

Bus  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Barking Town Centre to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N15
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 N9

£20 - £22

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Thorpe Park 35.2 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Thorpe Park 35.2 miles

£6 - £9

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The cheapest way to get from Barking to Thorpe Park is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to Thorpe Park is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barking to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Barking Town Centre and arriving at Thorpe Park Main Entrance via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barking to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Barking and arriving at Chertsey via West Ham station, London Waterloo and Weybridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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The distance between Barking and Thorpe Park is 27 miles. The road distance is 35.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Barking to Thorpe Park without a car is to subway and train which takes 2h 37m and costs £14 - £29.

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It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from Barking to Thorpe Park, including transfers.

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Barking to Thorpe Park bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Barking Town Centre station.

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Barking to Thorpe Park train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from West Ham station.

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Barking to Thorpe Park bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

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Map of how to get from Barking to Thorpe Park.
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  • Distance: 27.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 37m

What companies run services between Barking, England and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Barking station to Richmond station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 1h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barking to Thorpe Park via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Elmsleigh Bus Station, and Thorpe Park Main Entrance in around 4h 11m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Barking station to Richmond station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Weybridge
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £17
Train from Weybridge to Chertsey
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£1 - £2
Anytime Day 1st Class
£2 - £3
Train from London Waterloo to Staines
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £17
Bus operators
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Staines station to Thorpe Park Grounds
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Sullivan Buses
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barking Town Centre to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Thorpe Park
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290

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Barking to Thorpe Park train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Chertsey station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barking to Thorpe Park is 35 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Barking to Thorpe Park.

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There are 1020+ hotels available in Thorpe Park. Prices start at £75 per night.

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