There are 5 ways to get from Stratford to Essex Road by bus, train, taxi, foot or bike

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

Line 38 bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Hackney Central Station to Islington, Essex Road Station 38 / ...

$3

Cheapest option

Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Highbury & Islington

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford to Essex Road 5.5 miles

$29 - $35

Walk  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Walk from Stratford to Essex Road 4.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  48 min

  1. Cycle from Stratford Station, Stratford to Islington Green, Angel 5.3 miles

What companies run services between Stratford, England and Essex Road, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Stratford to Essex Road every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, London Overground operates a train from Stratford to Essex Road every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$5 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hackney Central Station to Islington, Essex Road Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Stratford Station, Stratford to Islington Green, Angel
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Stratford to Essex Road
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stratford and Essex Road is 7 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stratford to Essex Road is to line 38 bus which costs £2 and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Stratford to Essex Road is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs £22 - £26.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stratford (London) and arriving at Highbury & Islington. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hackney Central Station and arriving at Islington, Essex Road Station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

The line 38 bus from Hackney Central Station to Islington, Essex Road Station takes 18 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.