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

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Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Romford

$28 - $32

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Line 575 bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 575 bus from Harlow, Latton Farm (North Grove) to Romford Bus Garage 575

$9

4 alternative options

Train, line 86 bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the line 86 bus from Stratford Bus Station to Romford, Western Road 86 / ...

$13 - $17

Bus, line 167 bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Loughton Station 87 / ...
  2. Take the line 167 bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Ilford, Chapel Road 167

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harlow to Romford 20.5 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Harlow to Romford 20.5 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Harlow to Romford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harlow to Romford is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Harlow, Latton Farm (North Grove) and arriving at Romford Bus Garage. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harlow to Romford. However, there are services departing from Harlow Town and arriving at Romford via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Harlow and Romford is 14 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Harlow to Romford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs £21 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Harlow to Romford, including transfers.

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Harlow to Romford bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, depart from Harlow, Latton Farm (North Grove) station.

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Harlow to Romford train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Harlow Town station.

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The best way to get from Harlow to Romford is to train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs £21 - £25. Alternatively, you can line 575 bus, which costs £7 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Harlow to Romford.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

You can take a train from Harlow to Romford via London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, Go Ahead London operates a bus from Harlow to Romford twice daily. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$22
First
$36
Business
$32
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Romford
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Harlow Town to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Romford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Harlow, Latton Farm (North Grove) to Romford Bus Garage
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Romford, Western Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Loughton Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Loughton Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harlow to Romford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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Harlow to Romford bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, arrive at Romford Bus Garage station.

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Harlow to Romford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Romford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harlow to Romford is 21 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Harlow to Romford.

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