There are 4 ways to get from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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, Tube  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Central

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Tottenham Court Road 25

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station 8.4 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station 8.4 miles

$1 - $3

What companies run services between Forest Gate, Greater London, England and Leicester Square Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Tottenham Court Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$45 - $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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station?

The distance between Forest Gate and Leicester Square Underground Station is 11 km. The road distance is 14 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station?

The cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station?

The quickest way to get from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £30 - £40.

Is there a direct bus between Forest Gate and Leicester Square Underground Station?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road and arriving at Tottenham Court Road. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

How long does it take to get from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station?

It takes approximately 33 min to get from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station, including transfers.

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