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There are 7 ways to get from Forest Gate to University of East London by train, subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Train, subway  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Forest Gate to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Canning Town station
  3. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to Cyprus DLR Station Dlr

£4 - £10

Cheapest option

Line 101 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Aldersbrook, Empress Avenue to Cyprus, Royal Docks Medical Centre 101

£2

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Line 474 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Manor Park, Romford Road to Cyprus, Royal Docks Medical Centre 101 / ...

£3 - £4

Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Forest Gate to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to King George V DLR Station Dlr

£2 - £7

Line 366 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 366 bus from Barking Station to Cyprus 366

£2

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to University of East London 4.9 miles

£14 - £18

Walk  •  1h 21m

  1. Walk from Forest Gate to University of East London 4.2 miles

Forest Gate to University of East London by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Forest Gate and University of East London is around 32 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 25 min. Services are operated by TfL Rail, London Underground (Tube) and Dockland Light Railway (DLR). Typically 870 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
32 min
Fastest journey time:
25 min
Services per week:
870
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:26
Last service departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Forest Gate to University of East London train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Monday, June 21, 2021

Forest Gate → University of East London
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The cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to University of East London is to line 101 bus which costs £2 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Forest Gate to University of East London is to taxi which costs £14 - £18 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aldersbrook, Empress Avenue and arriving at Cyprus, Royal Docks Medical Centre. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Forest Gate to University of East London station. However, there are services departing from Forest Gate and arriving at Cyprus DLR Station via Stratford station and Canning Town DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Forest Gate and University of East London is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Forest Gate to University of East London without a car is to train and subway which takes 27 min and costs £4 - £10.

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It takes approximately 27 min to get from Forest Gate to University of East London, including transfers.

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Forest Gate to University of East London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Aldersbrook, Empress Avenue station.

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Forest Gate to University of East London train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Forest Gate station.

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The best way to get from Forest Gate to University of East London is to line 474 bus which takes 33 min and costs £3 - £4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £2 - £7 and takes 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Forest Gate to University of East London.
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  • Distance: 3.5 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Forest Gate, Greater London, England and University of East London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Manor Park, Romford Road to Cyprus, Royal Docks Medical Centre every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Forest Gate to University of East London via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, and King George V DLR Station in around 35 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Forest Gate to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£1 - £2
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£1
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford station to Canning Town station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Cyprus DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
Train from Stratford DLR Station to King George V DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Manor Park, Romford Road to Cyprus, Royal Docks Medical Centre
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Aldersbrook, Empress Avenue to Cyprus, Royal Docks Medical Centre
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Barking Station to Cyprus
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to University of East London
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk

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Forest Gate to University of East London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cyprus, Royal Docks Medical Centre station.

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Forest Gate to University of East London train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Cyprus DLR Station.

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