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

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Tube, train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Chessington North

$12 - $20

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Line 25 bus, night bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn 25
  2. Take the night bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Fairfield Bus Station N87

$8 - $9

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Chessington North

$12 - $23

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to Chessington 21.2 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to Chessington 21.2 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Forest Gate to Chessington. However, there are services departing from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road and arriving at Hook, Mansfield Road (KT9) via Covent Garden, Savoy Street and Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Forest Gate to Chessington. However, there are services departing from Forest Gate and arriving at Chessington North via Stratford (London) and Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Forest Gate and Chessington is 19 miles. The road distance is 21.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to Chessington without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Forest Gate to Chessington, including transfers.

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Forest Gate to Chessington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road station.

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Forest Gate to Chessington train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Stratford (London) station.

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Forest Gate to Chessington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Fairfield Bus Station.

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Forest Gate to Chessington train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Chessington North station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Gate to Chessington is 21 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Forest Gate to Chessington.

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  • Distance: 19.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Forest Gate to Chessington via Stratford (London) and Clapham Junction in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Chessington North
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Chessington North
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$7 - $10
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Fairfield Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to Chessington
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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

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