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There are 4 ways to get from Hornchurch to Westminster by subway, night bus, taxi or car

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Subway  •  52 min

  1. Take the subway from Hornchurch station to St. James's Park station District

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Night bus  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Charing Cross N15

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Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hornchurch to Westminster 18.5 miles

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Hornchurch to Westminster 18.5 miles

Hornchurch to Westminster by subway

The subway journey time between Hornchurch and Westminster is around 52 min and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 51 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the Hornchurch to Westminster subway service departs from Hornchurch station and arrives in St. James's Park station. Typically 1754 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Subway route information

Average subway time:
52 min
Fastest subway time:
51 min
Subway distance:
16 miles
Subways per week:
1754
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
04:58
Last subway departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hornchurch to Westminster subway schedules

Hornchurch → Westminster
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The cheapest way to get from Hornchurch to Westminster is to night bus which costs £4 and takes 2h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Hornchurch to Westminster is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £45 - £60 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hornchurch to Westminster. However, there are services departing from Hornchurch, Devonshire Road and arriving at Charing Cross via Romford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hornchurch station station and arriving at St. James's Park station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Hornchurch and Westminster is 16 miles. The road distance is 18.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Hornchurch to Westminster without a car is to subway which takes 52 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The subway from Hornchurch station to St. James's Park station takes 52 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Hornchurch to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Romford Station.

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Hornchurch to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Hornchurch station.

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Hornchurch to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross station.

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Map of how to get from Hornchurch to Westminster.
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  • Distance: 15.8 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Hornchurch, England and Westminster, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Hornchurch station to St. James's Park station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a vehicle from Romford Station to Charing Cross hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 1h 12m.

Train operators
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 Hornchurch station to St. James's Park station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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
Night bus from Romford Station to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Hornchurch to Westminster
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk
Grays CabLine
Phone
+44 1375 506 162
Website
grayscabline.co.uk
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Tilbury Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 855 555
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
Saturn Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 35 35 35
Website
saturntaxisltd.co.uk
Reliance Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 567 567
Website
reliancetaxis.uk
Gravesend Taxis
Phone
+44 7940 413 392
Website
gravesendtaxis.co.uk
Laindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 350 340
Website
laindontaxis.co.uk
Basildon Taxi Cabs
Phone
+44 1268 288 473
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 532 532
Website
acetaxi.cab
Weso Local
Phone
+44 208 8855 555
Website
cheaptaxifare.com
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740

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Hornchurch to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at St. James's Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hornchurch to Westminster is 18 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Hornchurch to Westminster.

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