Barking and Dagenham is at the heart of the Thames Gateway with excellent road and public transport links to central London and the rest of east London. The City; Liverpool Street and Stratford are all close. National Road network and the Essex countryside are well within reach.
London Southend airport and City Airport are close too.
The borough is served by the upgraded A13 to the east and Central London (including Docklands), and the A406 North Circular links with the A12 and M11 to East Anglia. The M25 is about 15 minutes away.