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There are 4 ways to get from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station) by train, subway, night bus, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  41m

  1. Take the train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to South Kensington station Circle

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 14 bus  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the night bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Tottenham Court Road N25
  2. Take the line 14 bus from Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street to South Kensington 14

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22m

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station) 10.6 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  22m

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station) 10.6 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station) is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station). However, there are services departing from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road and arriving at South Kensington via Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between Forest Gate and South Kensington (Station) is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station) without a car is to train and subway which takes 41m and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 41m to get from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station), including transfers.

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

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Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at South Kensington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station) is 11 miles. It takes approximately 22m to drive from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station).

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There are 9151+ hotels available in South Kensington (Station). Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station).
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  • Distance: 9.4 miles
  • Duration: 41m

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

There is no direct connection from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station). However, you can take the train to London Liverpool Street, take the walk to Liverpool Street station, then take the subway to South Kensington station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station) via Tottenham Court Road and Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street in around 1h 13m.

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
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to Tottenham Court Road
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to South Kensington (Station)
Ave. Duration
22m
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

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