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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo

$31 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus, line 11 bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032 / ...
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Victoria, Eccleston Bridge to Bishopsgate, Great Winchester Street 11

$16 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus, Tube, line 25 bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 203
  2. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 4 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
  3. Take the line 25 bus from Holborn, Procter Street to Forest Gate, Woodgrange Road 25

$29 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Forest Gate 85.6 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

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 1 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min 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 1 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 11 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 32 min.

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

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There are 8078+ hotels available in Forest Gate. Prices start at $76 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: 1 h 52 min

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 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Forest Gate via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, Bishopsgate, Great Winchester Street, and London Liverpool Street in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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 City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria, Eccleston Bridge to Bishopsgate, Great Winchester Street
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Procter Street to Forest Gate, Woodgrange Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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