There are 6 ways to get from South Ockendon to London by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Ockendon to London Fenchurch Street

£6 - £9

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Line 370 bus, bus  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the line 370 bus from South Ockendon, Elwick Road to Romford Station 370
  2. Take the bus from Romford Station to Cannon Street N15

£6 - £7

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Line 370 bus, subway  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the line 370 bus from South Ockendon, Elwick Road to Upminster Station Forecourt 370
  2. Take the subway from Upminster station to Monument station District

£7 - £10

Line 370 bus, train  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the line 370 bus from South Ockendon, Elwick Road to Romford Station 370
  2. Take the train from Romford to London Liverpool Street

£8 - £14

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Ockendon to London Liverpool St 18 miles

£45 - £55

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from South Ockendon to London Liverpool St 18 miles

£3 - £5

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The cheapest way to get from South Ockendon to London is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Ockendon to London is to train which costs £6 - £9 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Ockendon to London. However, there are services departing from South Ockendon, Elwick Road and arriving at Cannon Street via Romford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ockendon and arriving at London Fenchurch Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between South Ockendon and London is 18 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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The best way to get from South Ockendon to London without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The train from Ockendon to London Fenchurch Street takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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South Ockendon to London bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from South Ockendon, Elwick Road station.

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South Ockendon to London train services, operated by c2c, depart from Ockendon station.

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The best way to get from South Ockendon to London is to train which takes 29 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 370 bus and bus, which costs £6 - £8 and takes 2h 15m.

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  • Distance: 17.7 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between South Ockendon, England and London, England?

c2c operates a train from Ockendon to London Fenchurch Street every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Ockendon to London Bank DLR via Romford Station in around 2h 15m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Ockendon to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Upminster station to Monument station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
TfL Rail
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from South Ockendon, Elwick Road to Upminster Station Forecourt
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Arriva UK
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from South Ockendon, Elwick Road to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Arriva UK
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford Station to Cannon Street
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from South Ockendon to London Liverpool St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
£45 - £55
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk
Grays CabLine
Phone
+44 1375 506 162
Website
grayscabline.co.uk
Tilbury Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 855 555
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080

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South Ockendon to London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cannon Street station.

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South Ockendon to London train services, operated by c2c, arrive at London Fenchurch Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Ockendon to London is 18 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from South Ockendon to London.

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