There are 5 ways to get from Battersea to Barking by subway, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Tube  •  42 min

  1. Take the Tube from Sloane Square Underground Station to Barking Underground Station District

$4 - $6

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Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Ilford 12.4 miles

$2

3 alternative options

Bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Barking Town Centre N15

$3

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Battersea to Barking 14 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Battersea to Barking 14 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and arriving at Barking Town Centre. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Battersea and Barking is 11 miles. The road distance is 14 miles.

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The best way to get from Battersea to Barking without a car is to Tube which takes 42 min and costs .

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The Tube from Sloane Square Underground Station to Barking Underground Station takes 42 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Battersea to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

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Battersea to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Barking Town Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Battersea to Barking is 14 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Battersea to Barking.

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There are 7884+ hotels available in Barking. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Battersea and Barking. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Battersea to Barking.
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  • Distance: 11.1 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Battersea to Barking every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Sloane Square Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Ilford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Battersea to Barking
Ave. Duration
27 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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