Grays Rail Station to Aldgate East - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Grays Rail Station

• Take the c2c to Upminster
• Change at Upminster Rail Station
• Take the c2c to Stratford
• Change at Stratford (London) Rail Station
• Take the Central line to Mile End
• Change at Mile End Underground Station
• Take the Hammersmith & City line or District line to Aldgate East
• Change at Aldgate East Underground Station

Arrive at: Aldgate East

Journey time between Grays Rail Station and Aldgate East averages at 86 minutes


Stations passed through from Grays Rail Station

  • Chafford Hundred Rail Station
  • Ockendon Rail Station
  • Upminster Rail Station

Local disruptions

c2c: Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 April, no service between Upminster, Chafford Hundred, Ockendon and Grays due to planned engineering works. Tilbury services are diverted via Dagenham Dock, Rainham and Purfleet, replacement buses operate.


Ticket price information

Fares between two stations may vary depending on the direction of travel, time of day and day of the week.

We charge higher fares at the busiest times of the day (usually between 06:30 and 09:30, and between 16:00 and 19:00, Monday to Friday).

When you pay as you go, you must touch your contactless or Oyster card on a yellow reader at the start and end of your journey.

Some journeys are charged via Zone 1 regardless of the route taken.

If your journey avoids Zone 1 and you see a pink card reader when changing trains, touch your contactless or Oyster card on it to pay the right fare.


Return journey: Aldgate East to Grays Rail Station


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

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