There are 5 ways to get from Romford to Hackney Central Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Hackney Central

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 86 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Romford, Western Road to Stratford Bus Station 86

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Line 66 bus, bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 66 bus from Romford, Western Road to Wanstead Station 66
  2. Take the bus from Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn to Hackney Central Station N55

$6

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Hackney Central Station 12.3 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Hackney Central Station 12.3 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Romford, England and Hackney Central Station, England?

You can take a train from Romford to Hackney Central Station via Stratford (London) in around 20 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Romford to Hackney Central Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Hackney Central
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Wanstead Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn to Hackney Central Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Hackney Central Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$60 - $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
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 Hackney Central Station?

The distance between Romford and Hackney Central Station is 17 km. The road distance is 20 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Romford to Hackney Central Station?

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Hackney Central Station is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Romford to Hackney Central Station?

The quickest way to get from Romford to Hackney Central Station is to train which takes 20 min and costs £4 - £8.

Is there a direct train between Romford and Hackney Central Station?

No, there is no direct train from Romford to Hackney Central Station. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Hackney Central via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 min.

Is there a direct bus between Romford and Hackney Central Station?

No, there is no direct bus from Romford to Hackney Central Station. However, there are services departing from Romford, Western Road and arriving at Hackney Central Station via Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Romford to Hackney Central Station?

It takes approximately 20 min to get from Romford to Hackney Central Station, including transfers.