There are 5 ways to get from Romford to Barking by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Ilford

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from Romford Market to Ilford, Chapel Road 296 / ...

$2 - $9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Barking 6.7 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Barking 6.7 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Walk from Romford to Barking 6.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to Barking is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Barking is to train which costs £2 - £4 and takes 10 min.

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The distance between Romford and Barking is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.7 miles.

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The train from Romford to Ilford takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Romford Market and arriving at Ilford, Chapel Road. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Romford and arriving at Ilford. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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What companies run services between Romford, England and Barking, England?

TfL Rail operates a train from Romford to Barking every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 10 min. ScotRail also services this route once a week. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Romford to Barking every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 37 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Ilford
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Romford to Ilford
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $4
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Barking
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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