There are 7 ways to get from Liverpool Street to Barking by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or foot

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

Train  •  15 min

$4 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  44 min

  1. N551

$3

5 alternative options

Tube  •  25 min

  1. Hammersmith & City / ...

$3 - $5

Bus via Barking Town Centre  •  52 min

  1. N15

$3

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. 9 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  17 min

  1. 9 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 45 min

  1. 8.6 miles

What companies run services between Liverpool Street, England and Barking, England?

TfL Rail operates a train from Liverpool Street to Barking every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 15 min. c2c also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Liverpool Street to Barking hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Ilford
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Barking
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street to Beckton
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate, Mansell Street to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool Street to Barking
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Liverpool Street and Barking is 12 km. The road distance is 14 km.

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to Barking is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Liverpool Street to Barking is to train which takes 15 min and costs £3 - £6.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Liverpool Street and arriving at Ilford. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street and arriving at Beckton. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

The train from London Liverpool Street to Ilford takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.