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

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Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Forest Gate

$3 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 86 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Romford, Mawney Road (RM1) to Forest Gate, Sprowston Road 86

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

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

$45 - $55

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

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

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Forest Gate Station is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 15 min.

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The distance between Romford and Forest Gate Station is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.4 miles.

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The train from Romford to Forest Gate takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Romford, Mawney Road (RM1) and arriving at Forest Gate, Sprowston Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Romford and arriving at Forest Gate. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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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 - $6 and the journey takes 16 min. ScotRail also services this route once a week. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Romford to Forest Gate Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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 Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Mawney Road (RM1) to Forest Gate, Sprowston Road
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Forest Gate Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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