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There are 5 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate by subway, train, bus, 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

Subway, train  •  23 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Liverpool Street station Metropolitan / ...
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 17 bus, train  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 17 bus from Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way to Upper Holloway Station 17
  2. Take the train from Upper Holloway to Wanstead Park

$5 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 205 bus, train  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 205 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Liverpool Street Station 205 / ...
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate 7.9 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate 7.9 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Forest Gate is 7 miles. The road distance is 7.9 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate without a car is to subway and train which takes 23 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 23 min to get from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Forest Gate is 8 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate.

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There are 8985+ hotels available in Forest Gate. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate.
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  • Distance: 6.5 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Forest Gate, Greater London, England?

There is no direct connection from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate. However, you can take the subway to Liverpool Street station, take the walk to London Liverpool Street, then take the train to Forest Gate. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate via Liverpool Street Station and London Liverpool Street in around 42 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Upper Holloway to Wanstead Park
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $6
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way to Upper Holloway Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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