There are 7 ways to get from Romford to Loughton by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or foot

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, Tube  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Loughton Underground Station Central

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 575 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 575 bus from Romford, The Avenue (RM1) to Debden, Hillyfields (Corporation Yard) 575

$6

5 alternative options

Line 66 bus, line 167 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 66 bus from Romford Station to Gants Hill, Clarence Avenue Gants Hill 66
  2. Take the line 167 bus from Gants Hill Station Cranbrook Rd to Loughton, Roding Road 167

$7

Line 128 bus, line 167 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 128 bus from Romford, Western Road to Gants Hill Station Cranbrook Rd 296 / ...
  2. Take the line 167 bus from Gants Hill Station Cranbrook Rd to Loughton, Roding Road 167

$7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Loughton 9.2 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Loughton 9.2 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Walk from Romford to Loughton 8.4 miles

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Loughton is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Romford, The Avenue (RM1) and arriving at Debden, Hillyfields (Corporation Yard). Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Romford and Loughton is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Loughton without a car is to train and Tube which takes 27 min and costs £6 - £9.

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It takes approximately 27 min to get from Romford to Loughton, including transfers.

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Romford to Loughton bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, depart from Romford, The Avenue (RM1) station.

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Romford to Loughton bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, arrive at Debden, Hillyfields (Corporation Yard) station.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Loughton.
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  • Distance: 7.3 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Romford, England and Loughton, Essex, England?

Go Ahead London operates a bus from Romford to Loughton twice daily. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Loughton Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Romford, The Avenue (RM1) to Debden, Hillyfields (Corporation Yard)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford Station to Gants Hill, Clarence Avenue Gants Hill
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Gants Hill Station Cranbrook Rd
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gants Hill Station Cranbrook Rd to Loughton, Roding Road
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Loughton
Ave. Duration
17 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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