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Duration 47 min
Distance 19.8 miles
Average price £9
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Woolwich and Waltham Abbey takes 47 min and the fastest train takes 43 min. There is a train service every few hours from Woolwich to Waltham Abbey. 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. Stratford (London)
  3. Waltham Abbey
1h 16m
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£7 - £13

Woolwich to Waltham Abbey train times

Trains run hourly between Woolwich and Waltham Abbey. The earliest departure is at 07:45 in the morning, and the last departure from Woolwich is at 23:05 which arrives into Waltham Abbey at 23:54. All services require a transfer at Stratford DLR Station and take an average of 47 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Woolwich station to Waltham Abbey. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and arriving at Waltham Cross via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 16m.

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The distance between Woolwich and Waltham Abbey is 14 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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

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Woolwich to Waltham Abbey train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Waltham Cross station.

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There are 23351+ hotels available in Waltham Abbey. Prices start at £75 per night.

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