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

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Train  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the train from Upminster to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Watford Junction

£13 - £56

3 alternative options

Subway, line 142 bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the subway from Upminster station to West Ham station
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to Stanmore station
  3. Take the line 142 bus from Stanmore Station to Watford, St Mary's Road 142

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Upminster to Watford 42.7 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Upminster to Watford 42.7 miles

£7 - £11

Upminster → Watford
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The cheapest way to get from Upminster to Watford is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Upminster to Watford is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Upminster to Watford. However, there are services departing from Upminster and arriving at Watford Junction via Bank station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 8m.

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The distance between Upminster and Watford is 29 miles. The road distance is 42.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Upminster to Watford without a car is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs £12 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1h 8m to get from Upminster to Watford, including transfers.

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Upminster to Watford train services, operated by c2c, depart from Upminster station.

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Upminster to Watford train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Upminster to Watford is 43 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Upminster to Watford.

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There are 19444+ hotels available in Watford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Upminster to Watford.
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  • Distance: 28.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 8m

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

You can take a train from Upminster to Watford via London Fenchurch Street, Bank station, Euston station, and London Euston in around 1h 8m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Upminster to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Upminster station to West Ham station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from West Ham station to Stanmore station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Sovereign
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Stanmore Station to Watford, St Mary's Road
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Sovereign
Other operators
Taxi from Upminster to Watford
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk
Grays CabLine
Phone
+44 1375 506 162
Website
grayscabline.co.uk
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Tilbury Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 855 555
Laindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 350 340
Website
laindontaxis.co.uk
Basildon Taxi Cabs
Phone
+44 1268 288 473
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 532 532
Website
acetaxi.cab
Saturn Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 35 35 35
Website
saturntaxisltd.co.uk
Reliance Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 567 567
Website
reliancetaxis.uk
Gravesend Taxis
Phone
+44 7940 413 392
Website
gravesendtaxis.co.uk
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740

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