Forest Gate to Sydenham Hill - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Forest Gate

• Take the Walk to Sprowston Road
• Change at Sprowston Road
• Take the N25 bus to City Thameslink Station
• Change at City Thameslink Station
• Take the Walk to Snow Hill
• Change at Snow Hill
• Take the N63 bus to Wells Park Road
• Change at Wells Park Road
• Take the Walk to Sydenham Hill
• Change at Sydenham Hill

Arrive at: Sydenham Hill

Journey time between Forest Gate and Sydenham Hill averages at 100 minutes


Travel Disruptions

Changes to Routes 25 and N25 from Saturday 23 May: New timetables with no change to stops served or how often buses run. The routes will now be operated by Stagecoach East London.



Stations passed through from Forest Gate

  • Forest Gate Station
  • Sprowston Road

Local disruptions

FOREST GATE STATION: The ticket office has reduced opening hours to protect customers and staff. Weekdays 06:10-10:10 & 15:00-19:00. Saturday 08:00-16:00. Sunday 09:30-15:40


Ticket price information

Unlimited bus and tram journeys within one hour.


Return journey: Sydenham Hill to Forest Gate


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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