There are 4 ways to get from Romford to Leyton 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  •  30 min

$5 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 66 bus  •  56 min

  1. 66

$6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. 10.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  17 min

  1. 10.2 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Romford, England and Leyton, England?

You can take a train from Romford to Leyton via Forest Gate and Wanstead Park in around 30 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Romford to Leyton every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 47 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 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Wanstead Park to Leyton Midland Road
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Leytonstone Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Leyton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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

The distance between Romford and Leyton is 14 km. The road distance is 16 km.

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Leyton is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Romford to Leyton is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £35 - £45.

No, there is no direct train from Romford to Leyton. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Leyton Midland Road via Wanstead Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Romford to Leyton. However, there are services departing from Romford, Western Road and arriving at Leyton, King Edward Road (E10) via Leytonstone Stn Grove Green Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

It takes approximately 30 min to get from Romford to Leyton, including transfers.