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

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Train, subway  •  24m

  1. Take the train from Forest Gate to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Loughton station Central

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Line 167 bus  •  46m

  1. Take the line 167 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road 167

Line 58 bus, line 20 bus  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the line 58 bus from Forest Gate Station to Walthamstow Bus Station 58
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Loughton, Forest Road 20

Taxi  •  14m

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to Loughton 9.7 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  14m

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to Loughton 9.7 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to Loughton is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Forest Gate to Loughton is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Forest Gate station to Loughton. However, there are services departing from Forest Gate Station and arriving at Loughton, Forest Road via Walthamstow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 25m.

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The distance between Forest Gate and Loughton is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to Loughton without a car is to train and subway which takes 24m and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 24m to get from Forest Gate to Loughton, including transfers.

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Forest Gate to Loughton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Forest Gate Station.

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Forest Gate to Loughton bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, arrive at Loughton, Forest Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Gate to Loughton is 10 miles. It takes approximately 14m to drive from Forest Gate to Loughton.

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There are 7724+ hotels available in Loughton. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Forest Gate to Loughton.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 24m

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

Stagecoach London operates a bus from Forest Gate to Loughton every 5 minutes, and the journey takes 39m.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Forest Gate to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
4m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate Station to Walthamstow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Loughton, Forest Road
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to Loughton
Ave. Duration
14m
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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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