There are 6 ways to get from Grays to Romford by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train, line 248 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Grays to Upminster
  2. Take the line 248 bus from Upminster Station to Romford, Western Road 248 / ...

$9 - $11

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Line 370 bus  •  52 min

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

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Train  •  46 min

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

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grays to Romford 15.2 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Grays to Romford 15.2 miles

$3 - $5

Walk  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Walk from Grays to Romford 12.3 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) station and arriving at Romford Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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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 46 min.

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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 line 248 bus which takes 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 45 min 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 (Lakeside).

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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 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 370 bus, which costs and takes 52 min.

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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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Map of how to get from Grays to Romford.
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  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

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

You can take a train from Grays to Romford via Upminster in around 46 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Grays to Romford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Grays to Upminster
Ave. Duration
14 min
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
9 min
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Upminster Station to Romford, Western Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Grays to Romford
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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Yes, the driving distance between Grays to Romford is 15 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Grays to Romford.

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