When you stay at Forest Inn City Lodge you’ll be just a couple of minutes walk from the huge green space of Wanstead Park, with its ponds and walking trails. When you want to explore London, simply hop on the train at Forest Gate Station and you can be in Stratford in less than 5 minutes, with its massive shopping centre, world famous sports arenas, and popular attractions. The City is within a 13-minute train ride, making it easy to explore the centre of London.
Wanstead Park Station is just 2 minutes walk away, and is served by the London Overground. Forest Gate Train Station is just 5 minutes walk away, and is served by National Rail trains.
You can catch the train to Stratford in just 4 minutes, home to Westfield Stratford City shopping mall, the ArcelorMittal Orbit, and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. These trains also transport you to Liverpool Street Station in The City in just 13 minutes. From there you can walk to the Tower of London, the Barbican, and St Paul’s Cathedral.
From the airport:
From Heathrow Airport: Take the Piccadilly Line from Heathrow Airport to Holborn Tube Station. Change onto the Central Line to Liverpool Street Station, and then take a National Rail train to Forest Gate Station.
From Gatwick Airport: Take a train from Gatwick Airport to Victoria Station. Change onto the Circle Line on the Underground to Liverpool Street Station, and then take a train to Forest Gate Station.