Duration 26 min
Distance 15.1 miles
Average price £12
Possible routes 6 found

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

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to North Greenwich station Jubilee

£8 - £12

Cheapest option

Night bus, train  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Limehouse N15
  2. Take the train from Limehouse DLR Station to Lewisham DLR Station Dlr

£2 - £8

4 alternative options

Train, line 47 bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Lewisham Centre 47

£7 - £10

Night bus, line 108 bus  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to All Saints, Bazely Street N15
  2. Take the line 108 bus from All Saints, Bazely Street to Lewisham Clock Tower 108

£4

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Lewisham 15.1 miles

£35 - £50

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Lewisham 15.1 miles

£2 - £4

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Romford to Lewisham? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Lewisham is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Lewisham is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Lewisham. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Lewisham Clock Tower via All Saints, Bazely Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to Lewisham station. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at North Greenwich station via Stratford station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Romford and Lewisham is 11 miles. The road distance is 15.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Lewisham without a car is to train and subway which takes 28 min and costs £7 - £12.

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It takes approximately 28 min to get from Romford to Lewisham, including transfers.

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Romford to Lewisham bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Romford Station.

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

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Romford to Lewisham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Lewisham Clock Tower station.

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Romford to Lewisham train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at North Greenwich station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Lewisham is 15 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Romford to Lewisham.

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There are 5962+ hotels available in Lewisham. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Romford and Lewisham?

There is no direct connection from Romford to Lewisham. However, you can take the train to Stratford (London), take the walk to Stratford station, then take the subway to North Greenwich station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Romford to Lewisham via London Liverpool Street and Liverpool Street Station in around 1h 30m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6

About TfL Rail

Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
TfL Rail
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
TfL Rail

Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk

Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6

About London Underground (Tube)

Subway from Stratford station to North Greenwich station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6

About Dockland Light Railway (DLR)

Train from Limehouse DLR Station to Lewisham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £3

Bus operators
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2

About London Buses

Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Lewisham Centre
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Romford Station to Limehouse
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Romford Station to All Saints, Bazely Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from All Saints, Bazely Street to Lewisham Clock Tower
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Other operators
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740

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