There are 5 ways to get from Canvey Island to Romford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to Upminster
  2. Take the train from Upminster to Romford

$8 - $12

4 alternative options

Train, line 248 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to Upminster
  2. Take the line 248 bus from Upminster Station to Romford, Western Road 248 / ...

$15 - $19

Line 22 bus, line 370 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 22
  2. Take the line 370 bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Romford Station 370

$14 - $22

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Benfleet to Romford 19.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Romford 19.8 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Canvey Island to Romford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canvey Island to Romford is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Canvey Island and Romford is 18 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Canvey Island to Romford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Canvey Island to Romford. However, there are services departing from Benfleet and arriving at Romford via Upminster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 51 min.

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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Canvey Island, England and Romford, England?

You can take a train from South Benfleet to Romford via Upminster in around 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Benfleet to Romford via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Basildon, Upminster, and Upminster Station Forecourt in around 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to Upminster
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Upminster to Romford
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Upminster Station to Romford, Western Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Benfleet to Romford
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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