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There are 4 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate by subway, bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Subway  •  37 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Stratford station Jubilee

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 26 bus, train  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Liverpool Street Station 26
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate 8 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate 8 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Forest Gate is 7 miles. The road distance is 8 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate without a car is to subway which takes 37 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Forest Gate is 8 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate.

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There are 8504+ hotels available in Forest Gate. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Forest Gate, Greater London, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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