There are 7 ways to get from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 330 bus, train  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 330 bus from Forest Gate Station to Canning Town 330
  2. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr

$5 - $7

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Line 339 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 339 bus from Leyton, Burgess Road to Shadwell, Martha Street 339

$3

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Train  •  40 min

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

$3 - $5

Line 25 bus via Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital 25

$4 - $5

Line 25 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Whitechapel, Sidney Street 25

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR 5 miles

$26 - $31

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR 5 miles

$1 - $2

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leyton, Burgess Road and arriving at Shadwell, Martha Street. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 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 Shadwell DLR is 4 miles. The road distance is 5 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR without a car is to line 330 bus and train which takes 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR, including transfers.

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Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Leyton, Burgess Road station.

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Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Forest Gate station.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR is to train which takes 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 25 bus, which costs and takes 44 min.

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Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Shadwell, Martha Street station.

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Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR 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 Shadwell DLR.
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  • Distance: 4.4 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Forest Gate, Greater London, England and Shadwell DLR, England?

TfL Rail operates a train from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Station to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Leyton, Burgess Road to Shadwell, Martha Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Whitechapel, Sidney Street
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$26 - $31
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 Shadwell DLR is 5 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR.

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