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

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Train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station Dlr

$8 - $12

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Night bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to All Saints, Bazely Street N15

$6

3 alternative options

Line 5 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Romford, Western Road to Canning Town 5

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Greenwich 13.4 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Greenwich 13.4 miles

$2 - $5

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Greenwich. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Island Gardens via All Saints, Poplar All Saints Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to Greenwich station. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Romford and Greenwich is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Greenwich without a car is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Romford to Greenwich, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Romford to Greenwich is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 5 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 31 min.

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Romford to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at All Saints, Bazely Street station.

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Romford to Greenwich train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Greenwich.
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  • Distance: 10.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

What companies run services between Romford, England and Greenwich, Greater London, England?

You can take a train from Romford to Greenwich via Stratford (London) and Stratford DLR Station in around 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Romford to Greenwich every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to All Saints, Bazely Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Greenwich
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Greenwich is 13 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Romford to Greenwich.

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