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There are 3 ways to get from Epping to Rye by subway, train, bus or car

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Subway, train  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the subway from Epping station to Stratford station
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International
  3. Take the train from Ashford International to Rye

£32 - £63

2 alternative options

Subway, line 38 bus, train, line 100 bus  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the subway from Epping station to Holborn station
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square to Victoria Bus Station 38
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Hastings
  4. Take the line 100 bus from Hastings Town Centre, station to Rye, Railway Station 100 / ...

£33 - £82

Drive  •  1h 34m

  1. Drive from Epping to Rye 82.1 miles

£12 - £18

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The cheapest way to get from Epping to Rye is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 34m.

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The fastest way to get from Epping to Rye is to drive. Taking this option will cost £12 - £18 and takes 1h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Epping station to Rye. However, there are services departing from Epping station and arriving at Rye via Stratford International and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between Epping and Rye is 59 miles. The road distance is 82.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Epping to Rye without a car is to subway and train which takes 2h 29m and costs £30 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from Epping to Rye, including transfers.

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

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Epping to Rye train services, operated by Southern Service, arrive at Rye station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Epping to Rye is 82 miles. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Epping to Rye.

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  • Distance: 58.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between Epping, England and Rye, East Sussex, England?

There is no direct connection from Epping to Rye. However, you can take the subway to Stratford station, take the walk to Stratford International, take the train to Ashford International, then take the train to Rye. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Epping to Rye via Holborn station, Holborn, Bloomsbury Square, Victoria Bus Station, London Victoria, Hastings, and Hastings Town Centre, station in around 5h 8m.

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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Contact Details
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 Holborn station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Ashford International to Rye
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £14
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£6 - £9
Anytime 1st Class
£10 - £14
Train from London Victoria to Hastings
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £70
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£23 - £35
Anytime 1st Class
£50 - £70
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 Holborn, Bloomsbury Square to Victoria Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, station to Rye, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South

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