Duration 1h 1m
Distance 19.4 miles
Average price £10
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Plumstead and Tilbury takes 1h 1m and the fastest train takes 47 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Plumstead to Tilbury. 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. Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
  2. West Ham
  3. Tilbury
1h 3m
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£8 - £14

Plumstead to Tilbury train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Plumstead and Tilbury. The earliest departure is at 16:05 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Plumstead is at 23:05 which arrives into Tilbury at 05:46. All services require a transfer at West Ham DLR Station and take an average of 1h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Plumstead station to Tilbury. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and arriving at Tilbury Town via West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 3m.

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The distance between Plumstead and Tilbury is 12 miles. The road distance is 19.4 miles.

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Plumstead to Tilbury train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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Plumstead to Tilbury train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Tilbury Town station.

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