There are 4 ways to get from Romford to Shadwell DLR by train, night 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  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to London Liverpool Street

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Shadwell, Watney Market N15

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Shadwell DLR 13 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Shadwell DLR 13 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Romford, England and Shadwell DLR, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Romford to Shadwell DLR hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 17 min. TfL Rail also services this route hourly.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Shadwell, Watney Market
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Shadwell DLR
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$65 - $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 Shadwell DLR?

The distance between Romford and Shadwell DLR is 18 km. The road distance is 21 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Romford to Shadwell DLR?

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Shadwell DLR is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Romford to Shadwell DLR?

The quickest way to get from Romford to Shadwell DLR is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £45 - £60.

Is there a direct train between Romford and Shadwell DLR?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Romford and arriving at London Liverpool Street. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

Is there a direct bus between Romford and Shadwell DLR?

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Romford Station and arriving at Shadwell, Watney Market. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

How long does it take to get from Romford to Shadwell DLR?

The train from Romford to London Liverpool Street takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.