Liverpool Street to Stratford by train

1) From Liverpool Street take the Central Line
2) Leave the train at Stratford

How many stops? 3   Is it a direct train? Yes

Stations on the route: Liverpool Street → Bethnal Green → Mile End → Stratford

Journey time? Approx 12 mins   Fare zones? 1, 2, 3

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Adult fare for zones 1-3

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Adult train fare from Liverpool Street to Stratford
Cash Oyster and Contactless Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap Weekly cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak (contactless) Anytime Off-peak
£4.90 £3.30 £2.80 £8.20 £8.20 £41.20 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a £41.20 £158.30 £1648

Child fare for zones 1-3

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Child train fare from Liverpool Street to Stratford
Cash Oyster Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak Anytime Off-peak
Aged under-11 and accompanied by an adult, or with a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard
free
Aged 11-15 with a Young Visitor Discount applied to their Oyster card
Half the adult fare
Aged 11-15 with an 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 £0.85 £0.75 £4.10 £1.50 £6.50 (z1-4) n/a £20.60 £79.20 £824
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 Half the adult fare £13.10 (z1-4) n/a Same as the 11-15 fare

Note: Peak and off-peak prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. For Oyster cards and contactless bank cards ‘off peak’ is outside the hours of 6.30-9.30 AM and 4-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri) and all day Sat-Sun. Read more about London train fares and child train fares.

Stratford tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Stratford station
 (zone 3)

Alternative train route from Liverpool Street:
Liverpool Street to Leyton, Liverpool Street to Plaistow or Liverpool Street to Bromley By Bow

 

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Stratford – It’s about 3¾ miles away, so it would take you about 80 minutes on foot

Bus to Stratford – Single fare: £1.50 (you may have to take more than one bus); Daily cap: £4.50; Weekly cap: £21.20; 1-day travelcard: £5; Weekly travelcard: £21.20; Monthly travelcard: £81.50; Annual travelcard: £848. See our adult bus fares and child bus fares pages for more details

Black taxi to Stratford – The 3¾ miles from Liverpool Street to Stratford will take anything from 15 to 29 mins in a taxi, and will cost approximately £16 to £28

Minicab to Stratford – Here’s a list of minicabs close to Liverpool Street station

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