There are 6 ways to get from Dagenham to Forest Gate by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or foot

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  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Forest Gate

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 86 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Rush Green, St Edward's School to Forest Gate, Sprowston Road 86

$3

4 alternative options

Tube, train  •  25 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

Taxi  •  14 min

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

$40 - $55

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

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 - $7 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Dagenham to Forest Gate every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Dagenham East Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $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 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Rush Green, St Edward's School to Forest Gate, Sprowston Road
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dagenham to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dagenham to Forest Gate?

The distance between Dagenham and Forest Gate is 10 km. The road distance is 13 km.

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

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

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

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

Is there a direct train between Dagenham and Forest Gate?

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

Is there a direct bus between Dagenham and Forest Gate?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rush Green, St Edward's School and arriving at Forest Gate, Sprowston Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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

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