There are 5 ways to get from Grays to Charing Cross by train, subway, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Grays to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station District

$11 - $15

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Chafford Hundred to London 20.8 miles

$2

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Grays to Limehouse
  2. Take the bus from Limehouse to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N551 / ...

$11 - $14

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grays to Charing Cross 23.2 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Grays to Charing Cross 23.2 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The distance between Grays and Charing Cross is 20 miles. The road distance is 23.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Grays to Charing Cross without a car is to train and Tube which takes 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Grays to Charing Cross, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grays to Charing Cross is 23 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Grays to Charing Cross.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Grays and Charing Cross. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Grays to Charing Cross.
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  • Distance: 19.6 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Grays, England and Charing Cross, England?

There is no direct connection from Grays to Charing Cross. However, you can take the train to West Ham, take the walk to West Ham Underground Station, then take the Tube to Embankment Underground Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Grays to Charing Cross via Limehouse in around 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Grays to West Ham
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Grays to Limehouse
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Chafford Hundred to London
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Grays to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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