There are 5 ways to get from Chingford to Forest Gate by train, bus, 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  •  42 min

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

$6 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 179 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 179 bus from Chingford, Station Road The Green to Ilford, Chapel Road 179

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Line 97 bus, line 58 bus  •  1 h 19 min

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

$6

Taxi  •  11 min

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

$35 - $45

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Chingford to Forest Gate 6.4 miles

$1 - $2

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, London Buses operates a bus from Chingford to Forest Gate every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 42 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 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$7 - $10
Oyster Card
$4 - $7
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 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Chingford, Station Road The Green to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Chingford, Station Road The Green to Walthamstow Central Station
Ave. Duration
34 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
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chingford to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chingford to Forest Gate?

The distance between Chingford and Forest Gate is 9 km. The road distance is 10 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chingford to Forest Gate?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Chingford to Forest Gate?

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

Is there a direct train between Chingford and Forest Gate?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Chingford and Forest Gate?

No, there is no direct bus from Chingford to Forest Gate. However, there are services departing from Chingford, Station Road The Green and arriving at Forest Gate via Walthamstow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Chingford to Forest Gate?

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