There are 5 ways to get from Romford to Forest Gate Station by train, night 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  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Forest Gate

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford, Mawney Road (RM1) to Forest Gate, Sprowston Road N86

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Forest Gate Station 9.4 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Forest Gate Station 9.4 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Walk from Romford to Forest Gate Station 7.8 miles

What companies run services between Romford, England and Forest Gate Station, England?

TfL Rail operates a train from Romford to Forest Gate Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford, Mawney Road (RM1) to Forest Gate, Sprowston Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Forest Gate Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Romford to Forest Gate Station?

The distance between Romford and Forest Gate Station is 11 km. The road distance is 15 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Romford to Forest Gate Station?

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Forest Gate Station is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Romford to Forest Gate Station?

The quickest way to get from Romford to Forest Gate Station is to train which takes 15 min and costs £3 - £5.

Is there a direct train between Romford and Forest Gate Station?

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

Is there a direct bus between Romford and Forest Gate Station?

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Romford, Mawney Road (RM1) and arriving at Forest Gate, Sprowston Road. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Romford to Forest Gate Station?

The train from Romford to Forest Gate takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.