There are 5 ways to get from South Croydon to Forest Gate by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  47 min

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

$12 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 468 bus, line 35 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green 468
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Liverpool Street Station 35 / ...

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Train, line 25 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Farringdon
  2. Take the line 25 bus from City of London, City Thameslink to Forest Gate, Woodgrange Road 25

$11 - $13

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to Forest Gate 17.6 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Forest Gate 17.6 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Croydon and Forest Gate is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.6 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Forest Gate without a car is to train and Tube which takes 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from South Croydon to Forest Gate, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to Forest Gate is 18 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from South Croydon to Forest Gate.

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to Forest Gate.
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  • Distance: 14 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between South Croydon, England and Forest Gate, Greater London, England?

You can take a bus from South Croydon to Forest Gate via Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green, Liverpool Street Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from South Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, City Thameslink to Forest Gate, Woodgrange Road
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Croydon to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk

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