Duration 27 min
Distance 9.2 miles
Average price £5
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Plaistow and Abbey Wood takes 27 min and the fastest train takes 22 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Plaistow to Abbey Wood. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. West Ham DLR Station
  2. Woolwich Arsenal
  3. Abbey Wood
25 min
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£3 - £15

Plaistow to Abbey Wood train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Plaistow and Abbey Wood. The earliest departure is at 05:37 in the morning, and the last departure from Plaistow is at 13:37 which arrives into Abbey Wood at 14:05. All services require a transfer at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and take an average of 27 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Plaistow station to Abbey Wood. However, there are services departing from West Ham DLR Station and arriving at Abbey Wood (London) via Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Plaistow and Abbey Wood is 5 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.

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Plaistow to Abbey Wood train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from West Ham DLR Station.

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Plaistow to Abbey Wood train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Abbey Wood (London) station.

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