There are 5 ways to get from Romford to Orpington by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tube, train  •  52 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Orpington

$17 - $26

Cheapest option

Line 5 bus, line 51 bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Romford, Western Road to Canning Town 5
  2. Take the line 51 bus from Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial 51

$9 - $10

3 alternative options

Line 370 bus, bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 370 bus from Romford Station to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 370
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial 477|Shoppers Heaven

$16 - $18

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Orpington 27.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Orpington 27.5 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to Orpington is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Orpington is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Orpington. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Romford and Orpington is 14 miles. The road distance is 27.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Orpington without a car is to Tube and train which takes 52 min and costs £12 - £20.

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Romford to Orpington, including transfers.

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Romford to Orpington bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Romford Station.

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Romford to Orpington bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial station.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Orpington.
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  • Distance: 14.5 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

You can take a bus from Romford to Orpington via Canning Town, Canning Town DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, and Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal in around 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Orpington
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
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
Bus from Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Romford Station to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Orpington
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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