Travel to Thurrock
Thurrock in Essex lies on the River Thames, and is just a 20 minute drive from London
. If you work in the capital, it could be time to consider organising a car share for your commute. Not only is it a great way to meet some new faces who know the area, but you can save yourself the stress of having to catch the train or Tube every day. Plus, you’ll save a small fortune.
If you’re visiting London for a jolly, Thurrock is a great spot to head to if you’d like to explore the capital’s surrounding areas. London’s great, but it can feel a little hectic. Book a ride with Liftshare and you can be out in more open, welcoming surroundings in minutes.
Things to do in Essex
There are loads of attractions in Thurrock, and if retail therapy is your thing, you won’t be disappointed. The intu Lakeside
is a shopper’s paradise – delve inside to discover plenty of high street favourites, with the best names in fashion, technology, beauty and more. Take your pick from excellent food chains too – ideal if you’d like to spend a while collecting new buys!
For something completely different, pay a visit to Tilbury Fort
. Constructed in the 16th century (the first fort was built by Henry VIII), its purpose was to defend London from an attack from the sea. Now cared for by English Heritage, it’s a truly fascinating place to visit, and food and drink are available alongside a picnic area if you plan on making a day of it.
Cheap travel to London
Travel from Thurrock to London without having to spend a fortune – book a journey with Liftshare and ride your way to one of the world’s most visited cities. From a charming array of museums and historic points of interest to a diverse range of shopping locations and sprawling parks, London has something to suit every personality. Hop in a car share and save your spends for experiencing the city.