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There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Forest Gate by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo

$31 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus, line 11 bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bishopsgate, Great Winchester Street 11

$16 - $21

2 alternative options

Train, line 344 bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 344 bus from Clapham Junction Station to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street 344

$31 - $74

Drive  •  1h 47m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Forest Gate 85.6 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Forest Gate is to bus and line 11 bus which costs £12 - £17 and takes 3h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Forest Gate is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 47m.

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The distance between Southampton and Forest Gate is 77 miles. The road distance is 85.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Forest Gate without a car is to train which takes 1h 48m and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1h 48m to get from Southampton to Forest Gate, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Forest Gate is to train which takes 1h 48m and costs £24 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus and line 11 bus, which costs £12 - £17 and takes 3h 29m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Forest Gate is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1h 47m to drive from Southampton to Forest Gate.

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There are 9073+ hotels available in Forest Gate. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Forest Gate.
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  • Distance: 76.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 48m

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Southampton to Forest Gate hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Forest Gate via London Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, Bishopsgate, Great Winchester Street, and London Liverpool Street in around 3h 29m.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bishopsgate, Great Winchester Street
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express

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