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

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  46m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Take the subway from London Bridge station to Stratford station Jubilee

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 468 bus, line 35 bus  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green 468
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Liverpool Street Station 35 / ...

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Train, line 25 bus  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to City Thameslink
  2. Take the line 25 bus from City of London, City Thameslink to Forest Gate, Woodgrange Road 25

$11 - $13

Taxi  •  35m

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to Forest Gate 15.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  35m

  1. Drive from Croydon to Forest Gate 15.8 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Forest Gate is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Forest Gate is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 35m.

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The distance between Croydon and Forest Gate is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Forest Gate without a car is to train and subway which takes 46m and costs £8 - £14.

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It takes approximately 46m to get from Croydon to Forest Gate, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to Forest Gate is 16 miles. It takes approximately 35m to drive from Croydon to Forest Gate.

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There are 9073+ hotels available in Forest Gate. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to Forest Gate.
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  • Distance: 12.8 miles
  • Duration: 46m

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

You can take a bus from Croydon to Forest Gate via Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green, Liverpool Street Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 1h 39m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, City Thameslink to Forest Gate, Woodgrange Road
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Croydon to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
35m
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk

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