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There are 6 ways to get from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  40m

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

$3 - $5

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Line 339 bus  •  48m

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

$3

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Line 330 bus, train  •  40m

  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

Line 25 bus  •  56m

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

$3

Taxi  •  11m

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

$16 - $19

Drive  •  11m

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR 5 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leyton, Burgess Road and arriving at Shadwell DLR. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48m.

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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, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12m.

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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 train which takes 40m and costs £2 - £4.

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

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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 40m and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can line 339 bus, which costs £2 and takes 48m.

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Map of how to get from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR.
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  • Distance: 4.4 miles
  • Duration: 40m

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 12m. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 48m.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate Station to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Leyton, Burgess Road to Shadwell DLR
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR
Ave. Duration
11m
Estimated price
$16 - $19
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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Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Shadwell DLR 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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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR is 5 miles. It takes approximately 11m to drive from Forest Gate to Shadwell DLR.

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There are 9005+ hotels available in Shadwell DLR. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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