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

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Tube  •  34 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station Central

$5 - $8

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

$40 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

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

$1 - $3

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

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

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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.

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The distance between Forest Gate and Leicester Square Underground Station is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station without a car is to Tube which takes 34 min and costs £3 - £7.

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station, including transfers.

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Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road station.

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Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tottenham Court Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station is 8 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station.

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The nearest airport to Leicester Square Underground Station is London City (LCY) Airport which is 7.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (14.4 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (24.7 miles), London Luton (LTN) (27.7 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (31.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Forest Gate to Leicester Square Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 7.1 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
$40 - $50
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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