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There are 6 ways to get from Rainham to Clapton by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (London) to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Clapton

$8 - $13

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Line 287 bus, bus, line 425 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 287 bus from Rainham Village School to Barking Station 287
  2. Take the bus from Barking Station to Mile End A
  3. Take the line 425 bus from Mile End to Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Roundabout 425

$3

4 alternative options

Train, line 254 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (London) to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the line 254 bus from Aldgate Bus Station to Upper Clapton, Clapton Station 254

$10 - $12

Line 287 bus, subway, line 254 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 287 bus from Rainham Village School to Barking Station 287
  2. Take the subway from Barking station to Whitechapel station
  3. Take the line 254 bus from Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital to Upper Clapton, Clapton Station 106 / ...

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainham to Clapton 14.7 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Rainham to Clapton 14.7 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Rainham to Clapton is to line 287 bus and bus and line 425 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainham to Clapton is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rainham to Clapton. However, there are services departing from Rainham Village School and arriving at Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Roundabout via Barking Station and Mile End. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rainham to Clapton. However, there are services departing from Rainham (London) and arriving at Clapton via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Rainham and Clapton is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Rainham to Clapton without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs £6 - £11.

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Rainham to Clapton, including transfers.

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Rainham to Clapton bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Rainham Village School station.

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Rainham to Clapton train services, operated by c2c, depart from Rainham (London) station.

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The best way to get from Rainham to Clapton is to train which takes 52 min and costs £6 - £11. Alternatively, you can line 287 bus and bus and line 425 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Rainham to Clapton.
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  • Distance: 11.5 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

You can take a train from Rainham to Clapton via London Fenchurch Street and London Liverpool Street in around 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rainham to Clapton via Barking Station, Mile End, and Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Roundabout in around 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Rainham (London) to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Clapton
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate Bus Station to Upper Clapton, Clapton Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Rainham Village School to Barking Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital to Upper Clapton, Clapton Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barking Station to Mile End
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Mile End to Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Roundabout
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rainham to Clapton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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
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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Rainham to Clapton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Roundabout station.

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Rainham to Clapton train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Clapton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rainham to Clapton is 15 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Rainham to Clapton.

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