There are 5 ways to get from Abbey Wood to Islington by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Abbey Wood (London) to Farringdon

£5 - £17

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane to Holborn Station N1

£2

3 alternative options

Line 180 bus, line 21 bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the line 180 bus from Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane to Lewisham Station 180
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Lewisham Station to Old Street, Moorfields Eye Hospital 21

£2

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Abbey Wood to Islington 12.1 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Abbey Wood to Islington 12.1 miles

£2 - £3

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The cheapest way to get from Abbey Wood to Islington is to bus which costs £2 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abbey Wood to Islington is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane and arriving at Holborn Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Abbey Wood (London) and arriving at Farringdon. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Abbey Wood and Islington is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Abbey Wood to Islington without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs £5 - £17.

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The train from Abbey Wood (London) to Farringdon takes 40 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Abbey Wood to Islington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane station.

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Abbey Wood to Islington train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Abbey Wood (London) station.

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The best way to get from Abbey Wood to Islington is to train which takes 40 min and costs £5 - £17. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Abbey Wood to Islington.
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  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Abbey Wood, Greater London, England and Islington, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Abbey Wood to Islington hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 40 min. Southeastern also services this route every 15 minutes. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Abbey Wood to Islington once daily. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Abbey Wood (London) to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£6 - £8
Southeastern
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane to Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Lewisham Station to Old Street, Moorfields Eye Hospital
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Abbey Wood to Islington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk

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Abbey Wood to Islington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn Station.

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Abbey Wood to Islington train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Farringdon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abbey Wood to Islington is 12 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Abbey Wood to Islington.

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