There are 4 ways to get from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Line 25 bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to City of London, Poultry Bank Station 25

$6

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) 6.3 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) 6.3 miles

$1 - $2

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No, there is no direct bus from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station). However, there are services departing from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road and arriving at Old Street via City of London, Bank Station Princes Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Forest Gate and arriving at London Liverpool Street. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Forest Gate and Old Street (Station) is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) without a car is to train which takes 24 min and costs .

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The train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road station.

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Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Forest Gate station.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) is to train which takes 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 25 bus, which costs and takes 58 min.

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Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, Poultry Bank Station.

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Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) train services, operated by TfL Rail, arrive at London Liverpool Street station.

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Map of how to get from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station).
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  • Distance: 5.2 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Forest Gate, Greater London, England and Old Street (Station), England?

TfL Rail operates a train from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 City of London, Poultry Bank Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Gate to Old Street (Station) is 6 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Forest Gate to Old Street (Station).

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There are 8238+ hotels available in Old Street (Station). Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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