There are 7 ways to get from Dagenham to Forest Gate by train, subway, bus, night bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Forest Gate

$3 - $6

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Forest Gate, Sprowston Road N86

$3

5 alternative options

Tube, train  •  26 min

  1. Take the Tube from Dagenham East Underground Station to Barking Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the train from Barking to Wanstead Park

$4 - $7

Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Beacontree Heath, Becontree Heath Leisure Centre to Ilford 150 / ...

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dagenham to Forest Gate 7.9 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Dagenham to Forest Gate 7.9 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Walk from Dagenham to Forest Gate 7.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Dagenham to Forest Gate is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dagenham to Forest Gate is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between Dagenham and Forest Gate is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.9 miles.

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The train from Romford to Forest Gate takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Romford Station station and arriving at Forest Gate, Sprowston Road. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Romford and arriving at Forest Gate. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dagenham to Forest Gate is 8 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Dagenham to Forest Gate.

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Dagenham to Forest Gate bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Stratford (London) station.

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Map of how to get from Dagenham to Forest Gate.
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  • Distance: 6.1 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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

TfL Rail operates a train from Dagenham to Forest Gate every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 16 min. ScotRail also services this route once a week. Alternatively, Arriva London North operates a bus from Dagenham to Forest Gate every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 24 min. London Buses also services this route every 10 minutes.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Romford to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Dagenham East Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Barking to Wanstead Park
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Beacontree Heath, Becontree Heath Leisure Centre to Ilford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Beacontree Heath, Becontree Heath Leisure Centre to Ilford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Forest Gate, Sprowston Road
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dagenham to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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