There are 5 ways to get from Potters Bar to Barking by train, subway, 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

Train Thameslink, Tube  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Barking Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...

$13 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 313 bus, line 179 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 313 bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Chingford Station 313
  2. Take the line 179 bus from Chingford Station to Ilford, Chapel Road 179

$5

3 alternative options

Train Great Northern, Tube  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to Moorgate
  2. Take the Tube from Moorgate Underground Station to Barking Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...

$13 - $19

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potters Bar to Barking 28.5 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Potters Bar to Barking 28.5 miles

$6 - $9

What companies run services between Potters Bar, England and Barking, England?

You can take a bus from Potters Bar to Barking via Chingford Station in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Potters Bar to Moorgate
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Moorgate Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Potters Bar Railway Station to Chingford Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Chingford Station to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Potters Bar to Barking
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
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
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Potters Bar to Barking?

The distance between Potters Bar and Barking is 27 km. The road distance is 46 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Potters Bar to Barking?

The cheapest way to get from Potters Bar to Barking is to line 313 bus and line 179 bus which costs £4 and takes 1 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Potters Bar to Barking?

The quickest way to get from Potters Bar to Barking is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £100 - £120.

Is there a direct bus between Potters Bar and Barking?

No, there is no direct bus from Potters Bar to Barking. However, there are services departing from Potters Bar Railway Station and arriving at Ilford, Chapel Road via Chingford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Potters Bar to Barking?

It takes approximately 55 min to get from Potters Bar to Barking, including transfers.