There are 6 ways to get from Waltham Cross to Barking by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Theobalds Grove to Seven Sisters
  2. Take the train from South Tottenham to Barking

$5 - $10

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Line 279 bus, train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 279 bus from Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Seven Sisters, Stonebridge RoadSeven Sisters 279
  2. Take the train from South Tottenham to Barking

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Train, line 238 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Waltham Cross to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the line 238 bus from Stratford Bus Station to Barking Town Centre 238

$9 - $12

Bus, line 167 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Waltham Cross Railway Station to Loughton Station 66 / ...
  2. Take the line 167 bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Ilford, Chapel Road 167

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waltham Cross to Barking 15.7 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Waltham Cross to Barking 15.7 miles

$3 - $5

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No, there is no direct bus from Waltham Cross station to Barking. However, there are services departing from Waltham Cross Railway Station and arriving at Ilford, Chapel Road via Loughton, Roding Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Waltham Cross to Barking. However, there are services departing from Theobalds Grove and arriving at Barking via South Tottenham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Waltham Cross and Barking is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Waltham Cross to Barking without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Waltham Cross to Barking, including transfers.

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Waltham Cross to Barking bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Waltham Cross Railway Station.

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Waltham Cross to Barking train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Theobalds Grove station.

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The best way to get from Waltham Cross to Barking is to train which takes 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 167 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 17 min.

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Waltham Cross to Barking bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, arrive at Ilford, Chapel Road station.

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Waltham Cross to Barking train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Barking station.

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Map of how to get from Waltham Cross to Barking.
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  • Distance: 11.8 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Waltham Cross, England and Barking, England?

You can take a train from Waltham Cross to Barking via Seven Sisters and South Tottenham in around 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Waltham Cross to Barking via Loughton Station and Loughton, Roding Road in around 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Theobalds Grove to Seven Sisters
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $6
Train from South Tottenham to Barking
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $5
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Waltham Cross Railway Station to Loughton Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Swallow Buses
Website
swallowcoach.co.uk
Bus from Waltham Cross Railway Station to Loughton, Roding Road
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Website
swallowcoach.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Seven Sisters, Stonebridge RoadSeven Sisters
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Waltham Cross to Barking
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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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Yes, the driving distance between Waltham Cross to Barking is 16 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Waltham Cross to Barking.

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