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There are 7 ways to get from Grays to Romford by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train, bus  •  39m

  1. Take the train from Grays to Upminster
  2. Take the bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Romford Station 370 / ...

$8 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 370 bus  •  52m

  1. Take the line 370 bus from Lakeside, Bus Station to Romford Station 370

$5 - $8

5 alternative options

Train  •  46m

  1. Take the train from Grays to Upminster
  2. Take the train from Upminster to Romford

$7 - $11

Bus, line 370 bus  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Grays, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 22 / ...
  2. Take the line 370 bus from Lakeside, Bus Station to Romford Station 370

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  20m

  1. Take a taxi from Grays to Romford 15.2 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  20m

  1. Drive from Grays to Romford 15.2 miles

$3 - $5

Walk  •  3h 55m

  1. Walk from Grays to Romford 12.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Grays to Romford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Grays to Romford is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lakeside, Bus Station station and arriving at Romford Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Grays to Romford. However, there are services departing from Grays and arriving at Romford via Upminster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46m.

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The distance between Grays and Romford is 9 miles. The road distance is 15.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Grays to Romford without a car is to train and bus which takes 39m and costs £5 - £12.

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It takes approximately 39m to get from Grays to Romford, including transfers.

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Grays to Romford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Lakeside, Bus Station.

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Grays to Romford train services, operated by c2c, depart from Grays station.

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The best way to get from Grays to Romford is to train which takes 46m and costs £5 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 370 bus, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 52m.

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Map of how to get from Grays to Romford.
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  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 39m

What companies run services between Grays, England and Romford, England?

You can take a train from Grays to Romford via Upminster in around 46m. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Grays to Romford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 52m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Grays to Upminster
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Upminster to Romford
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Grays, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
ensignbus.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Grays, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Grays to Romford
Ave. Duration
20m
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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Grays to Romford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Romford Station.

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Grays to Romford train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Romford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grays to Romford is 15 miles. It takes approximately 20m to drive from Grays to Romford.

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