There are 6 ways to get from Brixton to Romford by train, 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

Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Loughborough Junction to Farringdon
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Romford

$13 - $20

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  41 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Dagenham 13.1 miles

$3

4 alternative options

Line 35 bus, train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 35 bus from Brixton, Shakespeare Road to Liverpool Street Station 35
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Romford

$9 - $13

Line 59 bus, bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Stockwell, Villa Road to Temple, Lancaster Place 59
  2. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych to Romford Station N15

$6

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brixton to Romford 18 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Brixton to Romford 18 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Brixton to Romford station. However, there are services departing from Stockwell, Villa Road and arriving at Romford Station via Temple, Aldwych. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

More details

The distance between Brixton and Romford is 15 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Brixton to Romford without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 50 min to get from Brixton to Romford, including transfers.

More details

Brixton to Romford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Stockwell, Villa Road station.

More details

The best way to get from Brixton to Romford is to train which takes 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 59 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 58 min.

Mode details

Brixton to Romford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Romford Station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Brixton to Romford is 18 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Brixton to Romford.

Get driving directions

There are 4823+ hotels available in Romford. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

More details

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

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar

Map of how to get from Brixton to Romford.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Brixton, England and Romford, England?

You can take a train from Brixton to Romford via Farringdon, Farringdon Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brixton to Romford via Temple, Lancaster Place and Temple, Aldwych in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Loughborough Junction to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Romford
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Brixton, Shakespeare Road to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stockwell, Villa Road to Temple, Lancaster Place
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Dagenham
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Brixton to Romford
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Where to next?