There are 5 ways to get from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Southeastern  •  49 min

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

$7 - $13

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Bus, line 40 bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Abbey Wood, Bostall Gardens to Elephant & Castle London Rd N1
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway to Aldgate 40

$6

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Train Thameslink  •  47 min

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

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station 10 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station 10 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station. However, there are services departing from Abbey Wood, Bostall Gardens and arriving at Aldgate via Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Abbey Wood (London) and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Abbey Wood and Tower Gateway DLR station is 8 miles. The road distance is 10 miles.

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The best way to get from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs £5 - £10.

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The train from Abbey Wood (London) to London Bridge takes 28 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Abbey Wood, Bostall Gardens station.

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Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Abbey Wood (London) station.

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The best way to get from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station is to train which takes 49 min and costs £5 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus and line 40 bus, which costs £5 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Aldgate station.

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Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at London Bridge station.

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Map of how to get from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station.
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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Abbey Wood, Greater London, England and Tower Gateway DLR station, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 28 min. Thameslink also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station via Elephant & Castle London Rd, Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway, and Aldgate in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Abbey Wood (London) to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Abbey Wood (London) to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Abbey Wood, Bostall Gardens to Elephant & Castle London Rd
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway to Aldgate
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Abbey Wood to Tower Gateway DLR station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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