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

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Train  •  12 min

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

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 308 bus, bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 308 bus from Forest Gate Station to Stratford Bus Station 308
  2. Take the bus from Stratford Bus Station to Shoreditch High Street Station N8

$3

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the night bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Aldgate East N25

$3

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to Shoreditch 6 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to Shoreditch 6 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to Shoreditch is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Forest Gate to Shoreditch is to train which costs £2 - £4 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road and arriving at Aldgate East. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 24 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, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Forest Gate and Shoreditch is 5 miles. The road distance is 6 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to Shoreditch without a car is to train which takes 12 min and costs £2 - £4.

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

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

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to Shoreditch is to train which takes 12 min and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can line 308 bus and bus, which costs £2 and takes 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Forest Gate to Shoreditch.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

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

TfL Rail operates a train from Forest Gate to Shoreditch every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Forest Gate to Shoreditch via Stratford Bus Station in around 49 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
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate Station to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Shoreditch High Street Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to Shoreditch
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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Forest Gate to Shoreditch bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Shoreditch High Street Station.

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Forest Gate to Shoreditch train services, operated by TfL Rail, arrive at London Liverpool Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Gate to Shoreditch is 6 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Forest Gate to Shoreditch.

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