There are 5 ways to get from Port of Tilbury to Romford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Tilbury Town to Upminster
  2. Take the bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Romford Station 370 / ...

$8 - $15

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Tilbury Town to Upminster
  2. Take the train from Upminster to Romford

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus, line 370 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tilbury, Russell Road to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 66 / ...
  2. Take the line 370 bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Romford Station 370

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port of Tilbury to Romford 18.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Port of Tilbury to Romford 18.5 miles

$4 - $6

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No, there is no direct bus from Port of Tilbury to Romford station. However, there are services departing from Tilbury, Russell Road and arriving at Romford Station via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Port of Tilbury to Romford. However, there are services departing from Tilbury Town and arriving at Romford via Upminster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Port of Tilbury and Romford is 11 miles. The road distance is 18.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Port of Tilbury to Romford without a car is to train and bus which takes 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Port of Tilbury to Romford, including transfers.

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Port of Tilbury to Romford bus services, operated by Ensign Bus, depart from Tilbury, Russell Road station.

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Port of Tilbury to Romford train services, operated by c2c, depart from Tilbury Town station.

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The best way to get from Port of Tilbury to Romford is to train which takes 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 370 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 30 min.

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Port of Tilbury to Romford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Romford Station.

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Port of Tilbury to Romford train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Romford station.

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Map of how to get from Port of Tilbury to Romford.
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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Port of Tilbury, England and Romford, England?

You can take a train from Port of Tilbury to Romford via Upminster in around 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Port of Tilbury to Romford via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Tilbury Town to Upminster
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Upminster to Romford
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Upminster Station to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Tilbury, Russell Road to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
ensignbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Port of Tilbury to Romford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Port of Tilbury to Romford is 19 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Port of Tilbury to Romford.

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