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Average journey time: 2 hours 31 mins

Hornchurch to London King's Cross St. Pancras

Leave at 23:45 and arrive at 05:27
Journey time 05:42
You will need to make 6 changes

Start with District line to West Ham

  • Elm Park Underground Station
  • Dagenham East Underground Station
  • Dagenham Heathway Underground Station
  • Becontree Underground Station
  • Upney Underground Station
  • Barking Underground Station
  • East Ham Underground Station
  • Upton Park Underground Station
  • Plaistow Underground Station
  • West Ham Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District 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.

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service on the whole line. Replacement buses operate between Tower Hill and Barking.

WEST HAM STATION: West Ham station is busy between 06:00 and 08:00 on weekdays. If it is possible for you to make a small change to the time you travel, you could have a more comfortable journey and will be able to more easily ensure social distancing can be maintained. ‚ÄčIf you are using public transport for a legally permitted reason, the quieter times at West Ham are between 08:15 and 16:30, and after 17:30 on weekdays.

DISTRICT LINE: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Tower Hill and West Ham. Replacement buses operate between Tower Hill and Barking.

We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this 200 extra buses on our network continue to operate. 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.

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service on the whole line. Replacement buses operate between Tower Hill and Barking.

Change for Jubilee line to Stratford

  • Stratford Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

WEST HAM STATION: West Ham station is busy between 06:00 and 08:00 on weekdays. If it is possible for you to make a small change to the time you travel, you could have a more comfortable journey and will be able to more easily ensure social distancing can be maintained. ‚ÄčIf you are using public transport for a legally permitted reason, the quieter times at West Ham are between 08:15 and 16:30, and after 17:30 on weekdays.

DISTRICT LINE: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Tower Hill and West Ham. Replacement buses operate between Tower Hill and Barking.

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service on the whole line. Replacement buses operate between Tower Hill and Barking.

STRATFORD STATION: This station is likely to be very busy between 05:45-08:15 and 16:00-17:30. Where possible travel outside of these times and consider cycling or walking, including parts of your journey. Entry is expected to be busy, please expect to queue to enter so we can help maintain the national 2 metre social distancing. Interchange is also expected to be busy. You are advised, where possible, to avoid the station during the busiest times by taking the most direct route.

TFL RAIL: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

GREATER ANGLIA: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Bank Holiday Monday 3 May, no service between Stratford and Tottenham Hale. Please use local London Buses services for Lea Bridge.

GREATER ANGLIA: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Bank Holiday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Witham / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Chelmsford / Witham / Southend Victoria, also between Wickford and Southminster.

We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this 200 extra buses on our network continue to operate. 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 DLR to Poplar DLR Station

  • Pudding Mill Lane DLR Station
  • Bow Church DLR Station
  • Devons Road DLR Station
  • Langdon Park DLR Station
  • All Saints DLR Station
  • Poplar DLR Station

Travel disruption notes

STRATFORD STATION: This station is likely to be very busy between 05:45-08:15 and 16:00-17:30. Where possible travel outside of these times and consider cycling or walking, including parts of your journey. Entry is expected to be busy, please expect to queue to enter so we can help maintain the national 2 metre social distancing. Interchange is also expected to be busy. You are advised, where possible, to avoid the station during the busiest times by taking the most direct route.

TFL RAIL: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

GREATER ANGLIA: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Bank Holiday Monday 3 May, no service between Stratford and Tottenham Hale. Please use local London Buses services for Lea Bridge.

GREATER ANGLIA: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Bank Holiday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Witham / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Chelmsford / Witham / Southend Victoria, also between Wickford and Southminster.

Change for DLR to Tower Gateway DLR Station

  • Westferry DLR Station
  • Limehouse DLR Station
  • Shadwell DLR Station
  • Tower Gateway DLR Station

Travel disruption notes

Southbound closure in place due to roadworks. As a result, bus routes 8, 26, 35, 47, 149, 388, N26 are all on diversion (Southbound)from Shoreditch High St. Stops between Commercial St / Worship St. and Liverpool St. Station will not be served. Routes 135, 205 (Eastbound) will not serve stops between Shoreditch High Street Station and Aldgate East Station.

EUSTON ROAD: From 08:00 Monday 19 April to 18:00 Saturday 29 May, routes 18 30 205 and N205 are on diversion due to HS2 works. Buses towards Baker Street will miss the stops University College Hospital/Warren Street Station and Warren Street Station/Tottenham Court Road.

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service on the whole line. Replacement buses operate between Tower Hill and Barking.

Change for Walk to Aldgate

  • Aldgate

Travel disruption notes

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service on the whole line. Replacement buses operate between Tower Hill and Barking.

Change for Hammersmith & City line to King's Cross St.Pancras

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

Hornchurch to London King's Cross St. Pancras

Leave at 04:58 and arrive at 05:53
Journey time 55 mins
You will need to make 5 changes

Start with District line to Whitechapel

  • Elm Park Underground Station
  • Dagenham East Underground Station
  • Dagenham Heathway Underground Station
  • Becontree Underground Station
  • Upney Underground Station
  • Barking Underground Station
  • East Ham Underground Station
  • Upton Park Underground Station
  • Plaistow Underground Station
  • West Ham Underground Station
  • Bromley-by-Bow Underground Station
  • Bow Road Underground Station
  • Mile End Underground Station
  • Stepney Green Underground Station
  • Whitechapel Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District 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.

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service on the whole line. Replacement buses operate between Tower Hill and Barking.

Change for Hammersmith & City line to King's Cross St.Pancras

  • Aldgate East Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street Underground Station
  • Moorgate Underground Station
  • Barbican Underground Station
  • Farringdon Underground Station
  • King's Cross St. Pancras 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.

We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this 200 extra buses on our network continue to operate. 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.

TFL RAIL: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

GREATER ANGLIA: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Bank Holiday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Witham / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Chelmsford / Witham / Southend Victoria, also between Wickford and Southminster.

LONDON OVERGROUND: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Romford and Upminster. Please use local London Buses services.

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    Travel disruption notes

    We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this 200 extra buses on our network continue to operate. 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.

    TFL RAIL: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

    GREATER ANGLIA: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Bank Holiday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Witham / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Chelmsford / Witham / Southend Victoria, also between Wickford and Southminster.

    LONDON OVERGROUND: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Romford and Upminster. Please use local London Buses services.

    Change for

      Travel disruption notes

      We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this 200 extra buses on our network continue to operate. 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

        EUSTON ROAD: From 11:30 Monday 19 April to 18:00 Saturday 29 May routes 73 390 N5 N20 N73 and N253 towards Tottenham Court Road are not serving the stop University College Hospital/Warren Street Station due to HS2 works.

        Hornchurch to London King's Cross St. Pancras

        Leave at 05:13 and arrive at 06:09
        Journey time 56 mins
        You will need to make 4 changes

        Start with District line to East Ham

        • Elm Park Underground Station
        • Dagenham East Underground Station
        • Dagenham Heathway Underground Station
        • Becontree Underground Station
        • Upney Underground Station
        • Barking Underground Station
        • East Ham Underground Station

        Travel disruption notes

        CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District 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.

        HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service on the whole line. Replacement buses operate between Tower Hill and Barking.

        TFL RAIL: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

        GREATER ANGLIA: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Bank Holiday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Witham / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Chelmsford / Witham / Southend Victoria, also between Wickford and Southminster.

        LONDON OVERGROUND: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Romford and Upminster. Please use local London Buses services.

        Change for Hammersmith & City line to King's Cross St.Pancras

        • Upton Park Underground Station
        • Plaistow Underground Station
        • West Ham Underground Station
        • Bromley-by-Bow Underground Station
        • Bow Road Underground Station
        • Mile End Underground Station
        • Stepney Green Underground Station
        • Whitechapel Underground Station
        • Aldgate East Underground Station
        • Liverpool Street Underground Station
        • Moorgate Underground Station
        • Barbican Underground Station
        • Farringdon Underground Station
        • King's Cross St. Pancras 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: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

        GREATER ANGLIA: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Bank Holiday 3 May, no service between Liverpool Street and Witham / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Chelmsford / Witham / Southend Victoria, also between Wickford and Southminster.

        LONDON OVERGROUND: Saturday 1, Sunday 2 and Monday 3 May, no service between Romford and Upminster. Please use local London Buses services.

        Change for

          Travel disruption notes

          We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this 200 extra buses on our network continue to operate. 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

            EUSTON ROAD: From 11:30 Monday 19 April to 18:00 Saturday 29 May routes 73 390 N5 N20 N73 and N253 towards Tottenham Court Road are not serving the stop University College Hospital/Warren Street Station due to HS2 works.

            Buses

            Average journey time: 1 hour 52 mins

            Cycle

            Average journey time: 1 hour 50 mins

            Travel ticket costs

            Tube tickets for a tube trip between Hornchurch and London King's Cross St. Pancras cost from £3.30 to £6.00


            Return journey: London King's Cross St. Pancras to Hornchurch

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