Gants Hill to Essex Road - travel by train and rail

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Gants Hill to Essex Road

Leave at 05:58 and arrive at 06:44
Journey time 46 mins
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Central line to Mile End

  • Redbridge Underground Station
  • Wanstead Underground Station
  • Leytonstone Underground Station
  • Leyton Underground Station
  • Stratford Underground Station
  • Mile End Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

Most Tube station and all DLR station ticket machines (except at Lewisham, Woolwich Arsenal and Shadwell from Monday 10 August) are only accepting bank cards. You can top up using your contactless and Oyster account, the TfL Oyster and contactless app or an Oyster ticket stop. Ticket machines at all London Overground stations are still accepting cash.

Change for Walk to Mile End Station / Mile End Rd

  • Mile End Station / Mile End Rd

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for 277 bus to Dalston Junction Station

  • Lichfield Road
  • Arbery Road
  • St Barnabas Church
  • Old Ford Road
  • Victoria Park
  • Victoria Park Road
  • Moulins Road
  • Terrace Road
  • Holcroft Road
  • Shore Road
  • Mare Street / Well Street
  • St Thomas's Square
  • Hackney Town Hall
  • Graham Road / Hackney Central
  • Royal Oak Road
  • Greenwood Road
  • Stannard Road
  • Dalston Junction Station

Travel disruption notes

Dalston Junction: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you need help planning your journey.

Change for 56 bus or 38 bus to Essex Road Station

  • Balls Pond Road / Burder Road
  • Southgate Road
  • Essex Road / Newington Green Road
  • Essex Road / Marquess Road
  • Northchurch Road
  • Essex Road Station

Travel disruption notes

From 07:00 on Tuesday 28 July until mid-December, Routes 8 25 521 and N242 are on diversion due to Cadent Gas works on Newgate Street. Westbound buses are diverted via Ludgate Hill and Farringdon Street, with no service from Mansion House to Holborn Circus

From 07:00 on Tuesday 28 July until mid-December, Route 56 is on diversion due to Cadent Gas works on Newgate Street. Buses will terminate at St Paul’s, with no service to St Bartholomew’s Hospital. Buses will depart from Bus Stop SV, Little Britain.

Dalston Junction: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you need help planning your journey.

Gants Hill to Essex Road

Leave at 06:18 and arrive at 06:59
Journey time 41 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Central line to Mile End

  • Redbridge Underground Station
  • Wanstead Underground Station
  • Leytonstone Underground Station
  • Leyton Underground Station
  • Stratford Underground Station
  • Mile End Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

Most Tube station and all DLR station ticket machines (except at Lewisham, Woolwich Arsenal and Shadwell from Monday 10 August) are only accepting bank cards. You can top up using your contactless and Oyster account, the TfL Oyster and contactless app or an Oyster ticket stop. Ticket machines at all London Overground stations are still accepting cash.

Change for 277 bus to Dalston Junction Station

  • Mile End Station / Mile End Road
  • Lichfield Road
  • Arbery Road
  • St Barnabas Church
  • Old Ford Road
  • Victoria Park
  • Victoria Park Road
  • Moulins Road
  • Terrace Road
  • Holcroft Road
  • Shore Road
  • Mare Street / Well Street
  • St Thomas's Square
  • Hackney Town Hall
  • Graham Road / Hackney Central
  • Royal Oak Road
  • Greenwood Road
  • Stannard Road
  • Dalston Junction Station

Travel disruption notes

Dalston Junction: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you need help planning your journey.

Change for 56 bus or 38 bus to Essex Road Station

  • Balls Pond Road / Burder Road
  • Southgate Road
  • Essex Road / Newington Green Road
  • Essex Road / Marquess Road
  • Northchurch Road
  • Essex Road Station

Travel disruption notes

From 07:00 on Tuesday 28 July until mid-December, Routes 8 25 521 and N242 are on diversion due to Cadent Gas works on Newgate Street. Westbound buses are diverted via Ludgate Hill and Farringdon Street, with no service from Mansion House to Holborn Circus

From 07:00 on Tuesday 28 July until mid-December, Route 56 is on diversion due to Cadent Gas works on Newgate Street. Buses will terminate at St Paul’s, with no service to St Bartholomew’s Hospital. Buses will depart from Bus Stop SV, Little Britain.

Dalston Junction: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 if you need help planning your journey.

Gants Hill to Essex Road

Leave at 06:21 and arrive at 07:15
Journey time 54 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with N8 bus to Green Man Roundabout

  • Clarence Avenue
  • Beehive Lane
  • The Drive
  • Redbridge Station
  • Redbridge Lane West
  • Wigram Road
  • Wanstead Station / George Green
  • Felstead Road
  • Bush Road
  • Bush Road / Green Man Roundabout
  • Green Man Roundabout

Travel disruption notes

Changes to buses in the Bank and Cannon Street areas from 0800 Monday 8 June until further notice: Routes 8 25 N8 N25 and N242 will continue to operate via New Change and Queen Victoria Street in both directions, and will not serve Cheapside. In addition, eastbound Route 8 11 26 N8 N11 N26 and N242 buses operate via King William Street, Monument and Gracechurch Street instead of via Threadneedle Street. Westbound Route 15 17 521 N15 and N199 buses now operate via King William Street and Queen Victoria Street instead of via Cannon Street. Routes 133 and N133 now operate via Gracechurch Street, Bishopsgate and Wormwood Street in both directions instead of via King William Street, Bank and Old Broad Street. Route N551 operates eastbound via Moorgate, Eldon Street and Wormwood Street and westbound via Bishopsgate and Threadneedle Street instead of Old Broad Street.

Change for 257 bus to Whipps Cross Bus Stand

  • Leyton Way
  • Sir Alfred Hitchcock Hotel
  • James Lane
  • Whipps Cross Hospital
  • Whipps Cross Bus Stand

Travel disruption notes

Changes to Bus Services: Check how your bus services may be changing to support the new school term at https://tfl.gov.uk/buschanges.

Change for 56 bus to Essex Road Station

  • Peterborough Road
  • Essex Road
  • Fraser Road
  • Lea Bridge Road / Bakers Arms
  • High Road Leyton / Bakers Arms
  • Shortlands Road
  • Manor Road
  • Markhouse Road
  • Emmanuel Parish Church
  • Perth Road
  • Lea Bridge Station
  • Lee Valley Riding Centre
  • Lee Valley Ice Centre
  • Chatsworth Road
  • Wattisfield Road
  • Lea Bridge Roundabout
  • Clapton Pond
  • Cricketfield Road
  • Pembury Road / Downs Park Road
  • Hackney Downs Station / Dalston Lane
  • Cecilia Road / Greenacre Court
  • Graham Road
  • Dalston Junction Station
  • Balls Pond Road / Burder Road
  • Southgate Road
  • Essex Road / Newington Green Road
  • Essex Road / Marquess Road
  • Northchurch Road
  • Essex Road Station

Travel disruption notes

From 07:00 on Tuesday 28 July until mid-December, Routes 8 25 521 and N242 are on diversion due to Cadent Gas works on Newgate Street. Westbound buses are diverted via Ludgate Hill and Farringdon Street, with no service from Mansion House to Holborn Circus

From 07:00 on Tuesday 28 July until mid-December, Route 56 is on diversion due to Cadent Gas works on Newgate Street. Buses will terminate at St Paul’s, with no service to St Bartholomew’s Hospital. Buses will depart from Bus Stop SV, Little Britain.

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