There are 4 ways to get from Rainham to Chingford by 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

Line 287 bus, line 179 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 287 bus from Rainham Village School to Barking, King Edwards Road 287
  2. Take the line 179 bus from Ilford to Chingford, Station Road The Green 179

$6

3 alternative options

Line 165 bus, line 179 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 165 bus from Rainham Village School to Romford Station 165
  2. Take the line 179 bus from Ilford to Chingford, Station Road The Green 179

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainham to Chingford 15.6 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Rainham to Chingford 15.6 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Rainham, Greater London, England and Chingford, England?

You can take a bus from Rainham to Chingford via Barking, King Edwards Road, Ilford Hill, and Ilford in around 1 h 27 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Rainham Village School to Barking, King Edwards Road
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford to Chingford, Station Road The Green
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Rainham Village School to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rainham to Chingford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rainham to Chingford?

The distance between Rainham and Chingford is 19 km. The road distance is 25 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rainham to Chingford?

The cheapest way to get from Rainham to Chingford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rainham to Chingford?

The quickest way to get from Rainham to Chingford is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £55 - £70.

Is there a direct bus between Rainham and Chingford?

No, there is no direct bus from Rainham to Chingford. However, there are services departing from Rainham Village School and arriving at Chingford, Station Road The Green via Barking, King Edwards Road and Ilford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Rainham to Chingford?

It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Rainham to Chingford, including transfers.

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