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There are 5 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway via Mile End station  •  1h 2m

  1. Take the subway from Lancaster Gate station to Mile End station Central
  2. Take the subway from Mile End station to Hornchurch station District / ...

£4 - £5

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Bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Romford Station N15

£4

3 alternative options

Subway  •  1h 2m

  1. Take the subway from Paddington to Hornchurch station Hammersmith & City

£3 - £5

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch 19.9 miles

£50 - £60

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch 19.9 miles

£3 - £5

London Paddington Station to Hornchurch by walk and subway

The journey time between London Paddington Station and Hornchurch is around 55 min and covers a distance of around 19 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 53 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the London Paddington Station to Hornchurch service departs from London Paddington Station and arrives in Hornchurch station. Typically 2245 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
55 min
Fastest journey time:
53 min
Journey distance:
19 miles
Services per week:
2245
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Hornchurch walk and subway schedules

Departing Wednesday, August 4, 2021

London Paddington Station → Hornchurch
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hornchurch is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Hornchurch is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch is to bus which costs £4 and takes 2h 33m.

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The fastest way to get from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £50 - £60 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station station to Hornchurch. However, there are services departing from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace and arriving at Hornchurch, Devonshire Road via Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St and Romford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paddington and arriving at Hornchurch station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 2m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Hornchurch is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch without a car is to subway via Mile End station which takes 1h 2m and costs £3 - £5.

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It takes approximately 1h 2m to get from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Hornchurch bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St station.

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London Paddington Station to Hornchurch train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Lancaster Gate station.

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London Paddington Station to Hornchurch bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Romford Station.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch.
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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 2m

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

You can take a vehicle from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch via Lancaster Gate station and Mile End station in around 1h 2m. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Romford Station hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 1h 25m.

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 Lancaster Gate station to Mile End station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Mile End station to Hornchurch station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Paddington to Hornchurch station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
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
Bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
£50 - £60
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Putney Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3603 5257
Website
putneycabsairporttransfers.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com

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London Paddington Station to Hornchurch train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Hornchurch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Hornchurch is 20 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from London Paddington Station to Hornchurch.

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