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Average journey time: 22 mins

Great Portland Street to Stratford (London)

Leave at 12:55 and arrive at 13:18
Journey time 23 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Metropolitan line or Hammersmith & City line to Liverpool Street

  • Euston Square Underground Station
  • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  • Farringdon Underground Station
  • Barbican Underground Station
  • Moorgate Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

METROPOLITAN LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Metropolitan line and parts of the Piccadilly line and Chiltern Railways services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

BISHOPSGATE / NORTON FOLGATE: Routes 8 26 35 47 78 135 149 205 388 N8 N26 N205 diverted during the closure of Bishopsgate southbound during collaborative utility works. Routes 8 26 N8 N26 via Commercial Street, Whitechapel High Street, Aldgate High Street, Aldgate, Leadenhall Street and Cornhill. Routes 35 47 149 388 via Commercial Street, Whitechapel High Street, Aldgate High Street, Aldgate and Leadenhall Street. Routes 78 135 205 N205 via Commercial Street and Whitechapel High Street.

Change for Central line to Stratford

  • Bethnal Green Underground Station
  • Mile End Underground Station
  • Stratford Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

NHS Co-Vid Vaccination Centre at Westfield Stratford City: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre, at Westfield Stratford City if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the centre, use Stratford station and follow the signs to the Westfield/Olympic Park exit. Outside the station, use the lift or stairs to go up to the first level and follow the signs to the vaccination centre.

GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Stratford and Tottenham Hale. Please use local London Buses services for Lea Bridge.

LONDON OVERGROUND: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Hackney Wick and Stratford. Replacement bus service S operates. In addition, on Good Friday 2 April, the 0548 train from Willesden Junction to Hackney Wick (first train) will start from Camden Road at 0611.

We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this we will be adding over 200 extra buses to our network from Monday 8 March. We will also be prioritising some of our bus services for school travel from this date. Government guidance allows for all seats to be occupied on these 'school services', doubling their capacity, which is currently limited due to necessary social distancing. These 'school services' will be clearly signed and will operate on several key routes between 0730-0900 (some routes will run until 0930) and 1430-1630 on weekdays. On designated routes 'school services' will operate on an every other bus basis. We ask that schoolchildren travelling without adults use the designated 'school services' where these are provided, to help ensure space for customers on other services.

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    Travel disruption notes

    GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Stratford and Tottenham Hale. Please use local London Buses services for Lea Bridge.

    LONDON OVERGROUND: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Hackney Wick and Stratford. Replacement bus service S operates. In addition, on Good Friday 2 April, the 0548 train from Willesden Junction to Hackney Wick (first train) will start from Camden Road at 0611.

    TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

    GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

    Great Portland Street to Stratford (London)

    Leave at 12:58 and arrive at 13:20
    Journey time 22 mins
    You will need to make 3 changes

    Start with Hammersmith & City line or Metropolitan line to Liverpool Street

    • Euston Square Underground Station
    • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
    • Farringdon Underground Station
    • Barbican Underground Station
    • Moorgate Underground Station
    • Liverpool Street Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Hammersmith & City line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

    TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

    GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

    BISHOPSGATE / NORTON FOLGATE: Routes 8 26 35 47 78 135 149 205 388 N8 N26 N205 diverted during the closure of Bishopsgate southbound during collaborative utility works. Routes 8 26 N8 N26 via Commercial Street, Whitechapel High Street, Aldgate High Street, Aldgate, Leadenhall Street and Cornhill. Routes 35 47 149 388 via Commercial Street, Whitechapel High Street, Aldgate High Street, Aldgate and Leadenhall Street. Routes 78 135 205 N205 via Commercial Street and Whitechapel High Street.

    Change for Central line to Stratford

    • Bethnal Green Underground Station
    • Mile End Underground Station
    • Stratford Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

    GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

    NHS Co-Vid Vaccination Centre at Westfield Stratford City: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre, at Westfield Stratford City if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the centre, use Stratford station and follow the signs to the Westfield/Olympic Park exit. Outside the station, use the lift or stairs to go up to the first level and follow the signs to the vaccination centre.

    GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Stratford and Tottenham Hale. Please use local London Buses services for Lea Bridge.

    LONDON OVERGROUND: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Hackney Wick and Stratford. Replacement bus service S operates. In addition, on Good Friday 2 April, the 0548 train from Willesden Junction to Hackney Wick (first train) will start from Camden Road at 0611.

    We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this we will be adding over 200 extra buses to our network from Monday 8 March. We will also be prioritising some of our bus services for school travel from this date. Government guidance allows for all seats to be occupied on these 'school services', doubling their capacity, which is currently limited due to necessary social distancing. These 'school services' will be clearly signed and will operate on several key routes between 0730-0900 (some routes will run until 0930) and 1430-1630 on weekdays. On designated routes 'school services' will operate on an every other bus basis. We ask that schoolchildren travelling without adults use the designated 'school services' where these are provided, to help ensure space for customers on other services.

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      Travel disruption notes

      GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Stratford and Tottenham Hale. Please use local London Buses services for Lea Bridge.

      LONDON OVERGROUND: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Hackney Wick and Stratford. Replacement bus service S operates. In addition, on Good Friday 2 April, the 0548 train from Willesden Junction to Hackney Wick (first train) will start from Camden Road at 0611.

      TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

      GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

      Great Portland Street to Stratford (London)

      Leave at 13:00 and arrive at 13:22
      Journey time 22 mins
      You will need to make 4 changes

      Start with Metropolitan line or Hammersmith & City line to Liverpool Street

      • Euston Square Underground Station
      • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
      • Farringdon Underground Station
      • Barbican Underground Station
      • Moorgate Underground Station
      • Liverpool Street Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      METROPOLITAN LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Metropolitan line and parts of the Piccadilly line and Chiltern Railways services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

      TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

      GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

      BISHOPSGATE / NORTON FOLGATE: Routes 8 26 35 47 78 135 149 205 388 N8 N26 N205 diverted during the closure of Bishopsgate southbound during collaborative utility works. Routes 8 26 N8 N26 via Commercial Street, Whitechapel High Street, Aldgate High Street, Aldgate, Leadenhall Street and Cornhill. Routes 35 47 149 388 via Commercial Street, Whitechapel High Street, Aldgate High Street, Aldgate and Leadenhall Street. Routes 78 135 205 N205 via Commercial Street and Whitechapel High Street.

      Change for Central line to Stratford

      • Bethnal Green Underground Station
      • Mile End Underground Station
      • Stratford Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

      GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

      NHS Co-Vid Vaccination Centre at Westfield Stratford City: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre, at Westfield Stratford City if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the centre, use Stratford station and follow the signs to the Westfield/Olympic Park exit. Outside the station, use the lift or stairs to go up to the first level and follow the signs to the vaccination centre.

      GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Stratford and Tottenham Hale. Please use local London Buses services for Lea Bridge.

      LONDON OVERGROUND: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Hackney Wick and Stratford. Replacement bus service S operates. In addition, on Good Friday 2 April, the 0548 train from Willesden Junction to Hackney Wick (first train) will start from Camden Road at 0611.

      Change for

        Travel disruption notes

        We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this we will be adding over 200 extra buses to our network from Monday 8 March. We will also be prioritising some of our bus services for school travel from this date. Government guidance allows for all seats to be occupied on these 'school services', doubling their capacity, which is currently limited due to necessary social distancing. These 'school services' will be clearly signed and will operate on several key routes between 0730-0900 (some routes will run until 0930) and 1430-1630 on weekdays. On designated routes 'school services' will operate on an every other bus basis. We ask that schoolchildren travelling without adults use the designated 'school services' where these are provided, to help ensure space for customers on other services.

        Change for

          Travel disruption notes

          GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Stratford and Tottenham Hale. Please use local London Buses services for Lea Bridge.

          LONDON OVERGROUND: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Hackney Wick and Stratford. Replacement bus service S operates. In addition, on Good Friday 2 April, the 0548 train from Willesden Junction to Hackney Wick (first train) will start from Camden Road at 0611.

          TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

          GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

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          Average journey time: 1 hour 22 mins

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