There are 4 ways to get from Upminster to Purfleet by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Upminster to Barking
  2. Take the train from Barking to Purfleet

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 370 bus, line 44 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 370 bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 370
  2. Take the line 44 bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Purfleet, Railway Station (Purfleet Rail) 44

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Upminster to Purfleet 7.3 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Upminster to Purfleet 7.3 miles

$1 - $3

What companies run services between Upminster, England and Purfleet, England?

You can take a train from Upminster to Purfleet via Barking in around 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Upminster to Purfleet via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) in around 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Upminster to Barking
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Purfleet
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Purfleet, Railway Station (Purfleet Rail)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Upminster to Purfleet
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Upminster to Purfleet?

The distance between Upminster and Purfleet is 9 km. The road distance is 12 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Upminster to Purfleet?

The cheapest way to get from Upminster to Purfleet is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Upminster to Purfleet?

The quickest way to get from Upminster to Purfleet is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs £26 - £32.

Is there a direct train between Upminster and Purfleet?

No, there is no direct train from Upminster to Purfleet. However, there are services departing from Upminster and arriving at Purfleet via Barking. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 min.

Is there a direct bus between Upminster and Purfleet?

No, there is no direct bus from Upminster to Purfleet. However, there are services departing from Upminster Station Forecourt and arriving at Purfleet, Railway Station (Purfleet Rail) via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

How long does it take to get from Upminster to Purfleet?

It takes approximately 35 min to get from Upminster to Purfleet, including transfers.