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There are 4 ways to get from Forest Gate to East Croydon by subway, train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  37 min

  1. Take the subway from Stratford station to London Bridge station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to East Croydon

$11 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus, night bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Holborn Station 25
  2. Take the night bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to East Croydon Rail Station N68

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to East Croydon 16.8 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to East Croydon 16.8 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to East Croydon is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Forest Gate to East Croydon is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Forest Gate to East Croydon station. However, there are services departing from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station via Kingsway Holborn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Forest Gate and East Croydon is 13 miles. The road distance is 16.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to East Croydon without a car is to subway and train which takes 37 min and costs £8 - £14.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Forest Gate to East Croydon, including transfers.

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

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Forest Gate to East Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at East Croydon Rail Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Gate to East Croydon is 17 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Forest Gate to East Croydon.

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There are 8328+ hotels available in East Croydon. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

There is no direct connection from Forest Gate to East Croydon. However, you can take the train to Stratford (London), take the walk to Stratford station, take the subway to London Bridge station, take the walk to London Bridge, then take the train to East Croydon. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Forest Gate to East Croydon via Holborn Station and Kingsway Holborn Station in around 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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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