There are 6 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station by subway, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Tube, train  •  39 min

  1. Take the Tube from Baker Street Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Forest Hill

$6 - $45

Cheapest option

Line 36 bus, line 185 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Paddington Rail Station to Camberwell Church St Camberwell Grn 36
  2. Take the line 185 bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Forest Hill Station London Rd 176 / ...

$6

4 alternative options

Line 176 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 176 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Forest Hill Station London Rd 176

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station 10.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station 10.5 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station 10.5 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Forest Hill Station, England?

You can take a bus from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station via Paddington Rail Station, Camberwell Church St Camberwell Grn, and Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green in around 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Baker Street Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Forest Hill
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Single
$25 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Rail Station to Camberwell Church St Camberwell Grn
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Forest Hill Station London Rd
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Forest Hill Station London Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$30 - $50
uberACCESS
$35 - $50
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$50 - $70
UberEXEC
$55 - $75
UberLUX
$90 - $120
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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 London Paddington Station and Forest Hill Station is 12 km. The road distance is 17 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £35 - £50.

No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Forest Hill Station London Rd via Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 39 min to get from London Paddington Station to Forest Hill Station, including transfers.