There are 6 ways to get from Romford to ExCeL London by train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to West Silvertown DLR Station Dlr

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 86 bus, line 147 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Romford, Western Road to Ilford, Hainault Street 86 / ...
  2. Take the line 147 bus from Ilford, Hainault Street to Custom House Station 147

$6

4 alternative options

Line 147 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Ilford Broadway to Custom House Station 147

$7 - $8

Night bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford, Western Road to Plaistow, Balaam Street N15

$6

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to ExCeL London 10.1 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Romford to ExCeL London 10.1 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to ExCeL London is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to ExCeL London is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford to ExCeL London station. However, there are services departing from Romford, Western Road and arriving at Custom House Station via Ilford, Hainault Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to ExCeL London station. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at West Silvertown DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Romford and ExCeL London is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to ExCeL London without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Romford to ExCeL London, including transfers.

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Romford to ExCeL London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Romford, Western Road station.

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Romford to ExCeL London train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Romford station.

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The best way to get from Romford to ExCeL London is to train which takes 39 min and costs £5 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 147 bus, which costs £5 - £6 and takes 55 min.

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  • Distance: 8.1 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Romford, England and ExCeL London, England?

You can take a train from Romford to ExCeL London via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, and West Silvertown DLR Station in around 39 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Romford to ExCeL London every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to West Silvertown DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Ilford, Hainault Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford, Hainault Street to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford, Western Road to Plaistow, Balaam Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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Romford to ExCeL London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Custom House Station.

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Romford to ExCeL London train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at West Silvertown DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to ExCeL London is 10 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Romford to ExCeL London.

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