There are 4 ways to get from Barking to Waltham Abbey by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Blackhorse Road
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Waltham Cross

$8 - $15

3 alternative options

Line 167 bus, line 66 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 167 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road 167
  2. Take the line 66 bus from Loughton Station to Waltham Abbey, Bemor Builders 66 / ...

$9

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Waltham Abbey 19.5 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Waltham Abbey 19.5 miles

$4 - $6

What companies run services between Barking, England and Waltham Abbey, England?

You can take a train from Barking to Waltham Abbey via Blackhorse Road, Blackhorse Road Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barking to Waltham Abbey via Loughton, Roding Road and Loughton Station in around 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Barking to Blackhorse Road
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Eos
Phone
08000 355865
Email
info@eoslondon.com
Website
eoslondon.com
Bus from Loughton Station to Waltham Abbey, Bemor Builders
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
eoslondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Waltham Abbey
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Barking and Waltham Abbey is 18 km. The road distance is 31 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barking to Waltham Abbey is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Barking to Waltham Abbey is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £70 - £85.

No, there is no direct bus from Barking to Waltham Abbey. However, there are services departing from Ilford, High Road Ilford and arriving at Waltham Abbey, Bemor Builders via Loughton Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 42 min to get from Barking to Waltham Abbey, including transfers.