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There are 4 ways to get from Beckton to Barking (Station) by bus, taxi or foot

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Bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the bus from Beckton, East Beckton Sainsbury's to Barking Station 366 / ...

£2

3 alternative options

Line 300 bus, line 5 bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Wallend, Nelson Street 300
  2. Take the line 5 bus from Wallend, St Olaves Road to Barking Station 5 / ...

£4

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Beckton to Barking (Station) 2.9 miles

£10 - £12

Walk  •  52 min

  1. Walk from Beckton to Barking (Station) 2.7 miles

Beckton to Barking (Station) by bus

The bus journey time between Beckton and Barking (Station) is around 13 min and covers a distance of around 5 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 7 min. Operated by London Buses and Ensign Bus, the Beckton to Barking (Station) bus service departs from Beckton, East Beckton Sainsbury's and arrives in Barking Station. Typically 850 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
13 min
Fastest bus time:
7 min
Buses per week:
850
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
04:33
Last bus departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beckton to Barking (Station) bus schedules

Beckton → Barking (Station)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Barking (Station) is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Barking (Station) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Barking (Station) is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Beckton to Barking (Station) is to bus which costs £2 and takes 14 min.

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The fastest way to get from Beckton to Barking (Station) is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs £10 - £12.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Beckton, East Beckton Sainsbury's and arriving at Barking Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Beckton and Barking (Station) is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Beckton to Barking (Station) without a car is to bus which takes 14 min and costs £2.

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The bus from Beckton, East Beckton Sainsbury's to Barking Station takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Beckton to Barking (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Beckton, East Beckton Sainsbury's station.

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Beckton to Barking (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Barking Station.

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There are 3656+ hotels available in Barking (Station). Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Beckton to Barking (Station).
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  • Distance: 2 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Beckton, England and Barking (Station), England?

London Buses operates a bus from Beckton, East Beckton Sainsbury's to Barking Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 14 min. Ensign Bus also services this route every 4 hours.

Bus operators
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 Beckton, East Beckton Sainsbury's to Barking Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Wallend, Nelson Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Wallend, St Olaves Road to Barking Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Ensign Bus
Phone
01708 86 56 56
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Beckton, Masefield Gardens to Barking Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Ensign Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Beckton to Barking (Station)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
£10 - £12
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
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk

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