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There are 5 ways to get from Romford to Camden Town by train, subway, night bus, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Camden Road

£8 - £14

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Night bus, line 168 bus  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House N15
  2. Take the line 168 bus from Temple, Aldwych Kingsway to Camden Town Station 168

£4

3 alternative options

Train, subway  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the subway from Moorgate station to Camden Town station Northern

£6 - £11

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Camden Town 19.6 miles

£45 - £60

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Camden Town 19.6 miles

£3 - £5

Romford to Camden Town by train

The train journey time between Romford and Camden Town is around 44 min and covers a distance of around 14 miles. The fastest train normally takes 32 min. Operated by TfL Rail, Greater Anglia, London Overground and others, the Romford to Camden Town train service departs from Romford and arrives in Camden Road. Typically 975 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Romford to Camden Town train schedules

Romford → Camden Town
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Last updated: 11 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Romford to Camden Town is to night bus and line 168 bus which costs £4 and takes 1h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Camden Town is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Camden Town station. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Camden Town Station via Temple, Aldwych Kingsway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to Camden Town. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Camden Road via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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It is 14 miles from Romford to Camden Town. It is approximately 19.6 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Romford to Camden Town without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs £8 - £14.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Romford to Camden Town, including transfers.

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Romford to Camden Town bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Romford Station.

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Romford to Camden Town train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Romford station.

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Romford to Camden Town bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Camden Town Station.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Camden Town.
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  • Distance: 14.4 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Romford, England and Camden Town, England?

You can take a train from Romford to Camden Town via Stratford (London) in around 45 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£3 - £5
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£3 - £7
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£3 - £6
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£5 - £9
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Camden Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
London Overground
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Camden Road
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£2 - £13
Off-Peak Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£5 - £8
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Moorgate station to Camden Town station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Kingsway to Camden Town Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Camden Town
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk
Grays CabLine
Phone
+44 1375 506 162
Website
grayscabline.co.uk
Weso Local
Phone
+44 208 8855 555
Website
cheaptaxifare.com
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740

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Romford to Camden Town train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Camden Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Camden Town is 20 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Romford to Camden Town.

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