There are 4 ways to get from Thornton Heath to Barking by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, Tube  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Thornton Heath to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Barking Underground Station District

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 450 bus, line 122 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 450 bus from Thornton Heath Station to Crystal Palace Parade 450
  2. Take the line 122 bus from Crystal Palace Parade to Woolwich Arsenal Station 122

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thornton Heath to Barking 17 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Thornton Heath to Barking 17 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Thornton Heath station to Barking station. However, there are services departing from Thornton Heath Station and arriving at Woolwich Arsenal Station via Crystal Palace Parade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Thornton Heath and Barking is 12 miles. The road distance is 17 miles.

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The best way to get from Thornton Heath to Barking without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Thornton Heath to Barking, including transfers.

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Thornton Heath to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Thornton Heath Station.

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Thornton Heath to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Woolwich Arsenal Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thornton Heath to Barking is 17 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Thornton Heath to Barking.

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There are 7884+ hotels available in Barking. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thornton Heath to Barking.
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  • Distance: 12.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

What companies run services between Thornton Heath, England and Barking, England?

You can take a bus from Thornton Heath to Barking via Crystal Palace Parade in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Thornton Heath Station to Crystal Palace Parade
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Crystal Palace Parade to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Thornton Heath to Barking
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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