There are 5 ways to get from Rainham to Harlow by train, subway, bus or car

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Train, Tube  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to St Pancras International
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Harlow Town

$45 - $55

Cheapest option

Train, Tube, bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Epping Underground Station
  4. Take the bus from Epping, Railway Station (Epping LU Stn) to Harlow, Leisure Centre (Our Lady Immaculate R.C. Church) 418 / ...

$25 - $37

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to City of London, Fenchurch Street Station 715 / ...

$36

Bus, line 508 bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South 715 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Mile End to Stansted Airport London
  3. Take the line 508 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Harlow, Burnt Mill School 509 / ...

$29 - $38

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Rainham to Harlow 51.5 miles

$11 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Rainham to Harlow is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainham to Harlow is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rainham to Harlow. However, there are services departing from Rainham, Roberts Road and arriving at Harlow, Burnt Mill School via Canary Wharf, Canada Square South, London Mile End and Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Rainham and Harlow is 36 miles. The road distance is 51.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Rainham to Harlow without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 35 min and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Rainham to Harlow, including transfers.

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Rainham to Harlow bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Rainham, Roberts Road station.

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Rainham to Harlow bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Harlow, Burnt Mill School station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rainham to Harlow is 52 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Rainham to Harlow.

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There are 262+ hotels available in Harlow. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 35.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Rainham, Medway, England and Harlow, England?

The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Rainham to Harlow hourly. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Epping Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Harlow Town
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$21
First
$35
Business
$29
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Epping, Railway Station (Epping LU Stn) to Harlow, Leisure Centre (Our Lady Immaculate R.C. Church)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Epping, Railway Station (Epping LU Stn) to Harlow, Leisure Centre (Our Lady Immaculate R.C. Church)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Harlow, Burnt Mill School
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to City of London, Fenchurch Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Mile End to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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