There are 5 ways to get from Chingford to Forest Gate by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Chingford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate

$6 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus, line 308 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the bus from Woodford Wells, St Thomas of Canterbury Church to Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn W13 / ...
  2. Take the line 308 bus from Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn to Forest Gate 308

$3

3 alternative options

Line 97 bus, line 58 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Chingford, Station Road The Green to Walthamstow Bus Station 97 / ...
  2. Take the line 58 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Forest Gate 58

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chingford to Forest Gate 6.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Chingford to Forest Gate 6.4 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Chingford to Forest Gate is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chingford to Forest Gate is to taxi which costs £25 - £30 and takes 11 min.

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The distance between Chingford and Forest Gate is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Chingford to Forest Gate, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chingford station to Forest Gate. However, there are services departing from Chingford, Station Road The Green and arriving at Forest Gate via Woodford Wells, St Thomas of Canterbury Church and Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chingford to Forest Gate. However, there are services departing from Chingford and arriving at Forest Gate via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

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Chingford to Forest Gate train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Chingford station.

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Map of how to get from Chingford to Forest Gate.
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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Chingford, England and Forest Gate, Greater London, England?

You can take a train from Chingford to Forest Gate via London Liverpool Street in around 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chingford to Forest Gate via Woodford Wells, St Thomas of Canterbury Church and Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn in around 47 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Chingford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$4 - $6
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woodford Wells, St Thomas of Canterbury Church to Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Chingford, Station Road The Green to Walthamstow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chingford to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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