Erith ranked as fourth in list of London’s best commuter towns

PUBLISHED: 07:00 28 March 2018

Erith has been ranked as fourth in a list of best commuter towns. Picture: Google

Erith has been ranked as fourth in a list of best commuter towns. Picture: Google


Erith has been named as the fourth best commuter town for London’s workers this year.

New research by TotallyMoney suggests that areas in South East London rank highly for commuter hotspots, after examining 116 of London’s most popular commuter towns.

After analysing journey time, average house price, season ticket cost and life satisfaction, the towns were ranked, with Erith coming fourth, behind Purfleet, Waltham Cross and Cheshunt.

With a journey time into London of 38 minutes, average house price of £276,515, season ticket price of £2,016 and satisfaction ratings of 7.77, the town is considered one of the best for commuting to the capital.

The research suggests that Essex is one of the best counties for London commuter hotspots, with Hertfordshire and Kent following close behind.

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