Elephant & Castle Rail Station to Forest Gate - travel by train and rail

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Elephant & Castle Rail Station to Forest Gate

Leave at 01:23 and arrive at 02:33
Journey time 01:10
You will need to make 5 changes

Start with Transfer to E & C / Newington Causeway

  • E & C / Newington Causeway

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for 344 bus to Liverpool Street Station

  • Borough Road
  • Great Suffolk Street
  • Marshalsea Road
  • Southwark Street / Southwark Bridge Road
  • The Hop Exchange
  • London Bridge
  • Monument Station
  • Gracechurch Street / Monument Station
  • Wormwood Street
  • Liverpool Street Station

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 N8 bus to Stratford Bus Station

  • Primrose Street
  • Bethnal Grn Rd / Shoreditch High St Stn
  • Brick Lane
  • Barnet Grove
  • Pollard Row
  • Wilmot Street
  • Bethnal Green Station
  • Burnham Street
  • Bonner Street
  • Smart Street
  • Roman Road / Grove Road
  • Medway Road
  • Ford Road
  • Alice Lane
  • Parnell Road
  • Roman Road Market
  • Marshgate Lane
  • Warton Road
  • Stratford High St Stn / Carpenters Rd
  • Stratford Bus Station

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.

OXFORD STREET: From 22:00 to 06:00 nightly starting on Sunday 27 September and ending on Friday 02 October routes 55 N8 N25 and N55 are on diversion due to council works. Buses will not serve stops on Oxford Street. Use the stop Holles Street or use stops on New Oxford Street to get your bus.

Change for N25 bus or N86 bus to Woodgrange Road

  • Stratford Centre
  • Litchfield Avenue
  • Water Lane / University Of East London
  • Atherton Leisure Centre
  • Margery Park Road
  • Woodgrange Road

Travel disruption notes

OXFORD STREET: From 22:00 to 06:00 nightly starting on Sunday 27 September and ending on Friday 02 October routes 55 N8 N25 and N55 are on diversion due to council works. Buses will not serve stops on Oxford Street. Use the stop Holles Street or use stops on New Oxford Street to get your bus.

Change for Walk to Forest Gate Station

  • Forest Gate Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Elephant & Castle Rail Station to Forest Gate

Leave at 01:35 and arrive at 02:36
Journey time 01:01
You will need to make 5 changes

Start with Transfer to Elephant & Castle Station

  • Elephant & Castle Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for 35 bus to Liverpool Street Station

  • Elephant & Castle / Newington Causeway
  • Inner London Crown Court
  • Borough Station
  • Union Street
  • London Bridge
  • Monument Station
  • Gracechurch Street / Monument Station
  • Wormwood Street
  • Liverpool Street Station

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 N205 bus to Bow Church Station

  • St Botolph Street
  • Aldgate East Station
  • Altab Ali Park
  • The East London Mosque
  • Whitechapel Stn / Royal London Hosp
  • Booth Memorial
  • Stepney Green
  • Stepney Green Station
  • Bancroft Road / Ocean Estate
  • Queen Mary / University Of London
  • Regents Canal
  • Mile End Station
  • Coborn Road
  • Bow Road Station
  • Bow Church Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for N25 bus to Woodgrange Road

  • Bow Church
  • Marshgate Lane
  • Warton Road
  • Stratford High St Stn / Carpenters Rd
  • Stratford Bus Station
  • Stratford Centre
  • Litchfield Avenue
  • Water Lane / University Of East London
  • Atherton Leisure Centre
  • Margery Park Road
  • Woodgrange Road

Travel disruption notes

OXFORD STREET: From 22:00 to 06:00 nightly starting on Sunday 27 September and ending on Friday 02 October routes 55 N8 N25 and N55 are on diversion due to council works. Buses will not serve stops on Oxford Street. Use the stop Holles Street or use stops on New Oxford Street to get your bus.

Change for Walk to Forest Gate Station

  • Forest Gate Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Elephant & Castle Rail Station to Forest Gate

Leave at 01:41 and arrive at 02:46
Journey time 01:05
You will need to make 5 changes

Start with Transfer to E & C / Newington Causeway

  • E & C / Newington Causeway

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for N133 bus to Wormwood Street

  • Inner London Crown Court
  • Borough Station
  • Union Street
  • London Bridge
  • Monument Station
  • Fenchurch Street
  • Wormwood Street

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.

BEVIS MARKS: From 08:00 Monday 21 September to 18:00 Sunday 15 November route N551 is on diversion and is not serving this stop due to roadworks. The nearest stops are Tower Gateway Station DLR or Bank Station/Queen Victoria Street. Buses are diverted via Aldgate, Leadenhall Street and Cornhill.

Change for N8 bus to Stratford Bus Station

  • Liverpool Street Station
  • Primrose Street
  • Bethnal Grn Rd / Shoreditch High St Stn
  • Brick Lane
  • Barnet Grove
  • Pollard Row
  • Wilmot Street
  • Bethnal Green Station
  • Burnham Street
  • Bonner Street
  • Smart Street
  • Roman Road / Grove Road
  • Medway Road
  • Ford Road
  • Alice Lane
  • Parnell Road
  • Roman Road Market
  • Marshgate Lane
  • Warton Road
  • Stratford High St Stn / Carpenters Rd
  • Stratford Bus Station

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.

OXFORD STREET: From 22:00 to 06:00 nightly starting on Sunday 27 September and ending on Friday 02 October routes 55 N8 N25 and N55 are on diversion due to council works. Buses will not serve stops on Oxford Street. Use the stop Holles Street or use stops on New Oxford Street to get your bus.

BEVIS MARKS: From 08:00 Monday 21 September to 18:00 Sunday 15 November route N551 is on diversion and is not serving this stop due to roadworks. The nearest stops are Tower Gateway Station DLR or Bank Station/Queen Victoria Street. Buses are diverted via Aldgate, Leadenhall Street and Cornhill.

Change for N86 bus to Woodgrange Road

  • Stratford Centre
  • Litchfield Avenue
  • Water Lane / University Of East London
  • Atherton Leisure Centre
  • Margery Park Road
  • Woodgrange Road

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Forest Gate Station

  • Forest Gate Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

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