There are 4 ways to get from Thamesmead to Romford by bus, subway, train, car ferry, car or foot

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 472 bus, Tube, train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 472 bus from Thamesmead, Southwood Road to North Greenwich Station 472
  2. Take the Tube from North Greenwich Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Romford

$11 - $15

Cheapest option

Woolwich Ferry, drive  •  37 min

  1. Take the Woolwich Ferry from Woolwich Ferry South Pier to North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier
  2. Drive from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Romford

$8 - $11

2 alternative options

Line 5 bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Canning Town to Romford Station 5 / ...

$9 - $11

Walk  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Walk from Thamesmead to Romford 12.5 miles

What companies run services between Thamesmead, England and Romford, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Thamesmead to Romford every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from North Greenwich Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Romford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Thamesmead, Southwood Road to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Car ferry from Woolwich Ferry South Pier to North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Thamesmead to Romford?

The distance between Thamesmead and Romford is 10 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Thamesmead to Romford?

The cheapest way to get from Thamesmead to Romford is to Woolwich Ferry and drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Thamesmead to Romford?

The quickest way to get from Thamesmead to Romford is to Woolwich Ferry and drive which takes 37 min and costs £5 - £8.

How long does it take to get from Thamesmead to Romford?

It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Thamesmead to Romford, including transfers.