There are 4 ways to get from South Kensington to Forest Gate by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tube, train  •  42 min

  1. Take the Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station Circle
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Road to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N97
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street N26
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Kensington to Forest Gate 11 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from South Kensington to Forest Gate 11 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from South Kensington to Forest Gate is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Kensington to Forest Gate is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between South Kensington and Forest Gate is 10 miles. The road distance is 11 miles.

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The best way to get from South Kensington to Forest Gate without a car is to Tube and train which takes 42 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from South Kensington to Forest Gate, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Kensington to Forest Gate is 11 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from South Kensington to Forest Gate.

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Map of how to get from South Kensington to Forest Gate.
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  • Distance: 9.7 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

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

There is no direct connection from South Kensington to Forest Gate. However, you can take the Tube to Liverpool Street Underground Station, take the walk to London Liverpool Street, then take the train to Forest Gate. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from South Kensington to Forest Gate via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross, Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street, and London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Gloucester Road to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Kensington to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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

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