Purley to Romford - travel by train and rail

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Purley to Romford

Leave at 09:18 and arrive at 10:28
Journey time 01:10
You will need to make 5 changes

Start with Southern to Norwood Junction

  • Purley Oaks Rail Station
  • South Croydon Rail Station
  • East Croydon Rail Station
  • Norwood Junction Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for London Overground to Whitechapel Rail Station

  • Anerley Rail Station
  • Penge West Rail Station
  • Sydenham Rail Station
  • Forest Hill Rail Station
  • Honor Oak Park Rail Station
  • Brockley Rail Station
  • New Cross Gate Rail Station
  • Surrey Quays Rail Station
  • Canada Water Rail Station
  • Rotherhithe Rail Station
  • Wapping Rail Station
  • Shadwell Rail Station
  • Whitechapel Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for District line or Hammersmith & City line to Mile End

  • Stepney Green 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.

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 Central line to Stratford

  • Stratford 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.

This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

STRATFORD STATION: This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

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 Greater Anglia to Romford

  • Romford Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

STRATFORD STATION: The ticket office has reduced opening hours to protect customers and staff. Weekdays 06:15-21:30. Saturday 06:15-19:00. Sunday 06:40-19:00

This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

Purley to Romford

Leave at 09:28 and arrive at 10:46
Journey time 01:18
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Thameslink to London Bridge

  • East Croydon Rail Station
  • Norwood Junction Rail Station
  • London Bridge Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Jubilee line to Stratford

  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station
  • West Ham Underground Station
  • Stratford 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.

LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

STRATFORD STATION: This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

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 TfL Rail to Romford Station

  • Maryland Rail Station
  • Forest Gate Rail Station
  • Manor Park Rail Station
  • Ilford Rail Station
  • Seven Kings Rail Station
  • Goodmayes Rail Station
  • Chadwell Heath Rail Station
  • Romford Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

STRATFORD STATION: This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

STRATFORD STATION: The ticket office has reduced opening hours to protect customers and staff. Weekdays 06:15-21:30. Saturday 06:15-19:00. Sunday 06:40-19:00

This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

ROMFORD STATION: The ticket office has reduced opening hours to protect customers and staff. Weekdays 06:00-20:00. Saturday 08:00-18:00. Sunday 08:30-18:00

Purley to Romford

Leave at 09:39 and arrive at 10:49
Journey time 01:10
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Southern to London Bridge

  • Purley Oaks Rail Station
  • South Croydon Rail Station
  • East Croydon Rail Station
  • London Bridge Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Jubilee line to Stratford

  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station
  • West Ham Underground Station
  • Stratford 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.

LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

STRATFORD STATION: This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

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 Greater Anglia to Romford

  • Romford Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

STRATFORD STATION: The ticket office has reduced opening hours to protect customers and staff. Weekdays 06:15-21:30. Saturday 06:15-19:00. Sunday 06:40-19:00

This station is one of our busier stations between 05:45 and 08:15 and 16:00 and 17:30. Find the quieter times to travel at tfl.gov.uk/busy-times

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Return journey: Romford to Purley


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