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There are 4 ways to get from Epping to Charlton by subway, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the subway from Epping station to Stratford station Central
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Shepperton

£13 - £25

Cheapest option

Subway, line 237 bus, line 235 bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the subway from Epping station to Shepherd's Bush
  2. Take the line 237 bus from Shepherd's Bush to Hounslow Bus Station 237
  3. Take the line 235 bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Sunbury, Nursery Road 235

£6 - £7

2 alternative options

Subway, line 26 bus, bus, line 235 bus  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the subway from Epping station to Liverpool Street station
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House 26 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre N9
  4. Take the line 235 bus from Hounslow, The Bell to Sunbury, St Ignatius Church 235

£8

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Epping to Charlton 51.9 miles

£7 - £12

Epping to Charlton by subway and train

The journey time between Epping and Charlton is around 1h 57m and covers a distance of around 42 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 44m. Operated by London Underground (Tube) and South Western Railway, the Epping to Charlton service departs from Epping station and arrives in Shepperton. Typically 274 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 57m
Fastest journey time:
1h 44m
Journey distance:
42 miles
Services per week:
274
Cheapest price:
£13
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:10
Last service departs at:
23:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Epping to Charlton subway and train schedules

Departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Epping → Charlton
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Charlton is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Epping to Charlton is to subway and line 237 bus and line 235 bus which costs £6 - £7 and takes 2h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Epping to Charlton is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Epping station to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Epping station and arriving at Shepperton via Stratford station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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The distance between Epping and Charlton is 31 miles. The road distance is 51.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Epping to Charlton without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 59m and costs £13 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1h 59m to get from Epping to Charlton, including transfers.

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Epping to Charlton train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Epping station.

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Epping to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Shepperton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Epping to Charlton is 52 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Epping to Charlton.

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There are 2637+ hotels available in Charlton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 31.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 59m

What companies run services between Epping, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

There is no direct connection from Epping to Charlton. However, you can take the subway to Stratford station, take the subway to Waterloo station, take the walk to London Waterloo, then take the train to Shepperton. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Epping to Charlton via Shepherd's Bush, Shepherd's Bush, and Hounslow Bus Station in around 2h 33m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Epping station to Stratford station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Epping station to Shepherd's Bush
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Epping station to Liverpool Street station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Shepherd's Bush to Hounslow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Sunbury, Nursery Road
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Hounslow, The Bell to Sunbury, St Ignatius Church
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London

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