There are 4 ways to get from Romford to Strood by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Strood

$21 - $32

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Line 370 bus, bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 370 bus from Romford Station to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 370
  2. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) X80
  3. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue

$15 - $17

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Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Strood 27.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Strood 27.9 miles

$6 - $9

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

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Strood 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 Strood. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to Strood. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Strood via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Romford and Strood is 18 miles. The road distance is 27.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Strood without a car is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £15 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Romford to Strood, including transfers.

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

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Romford to Strood train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Romford station.

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The best way to get from Romford to Strood is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £15 - £25. Alternatively, you can line 370 bus and bus, which costs £11 - £14 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Strood.
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  • Distance: 18 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Romford to Strood via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, and Stratford International in around 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Romford to Strood via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 2 h 14 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
Southeastern
Bus operators
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
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
ensignbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Strood
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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Romford to Strood bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue station.

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Romford to Strood train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Strood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Strood is 28 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Romford to Strood.

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