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There are 4 ways to get from Beckton to Erith (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Beckton DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Erith

£4 - £23

Cheapest option

Line 474 bus, line 99 bus  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Beckton to North Woolwich Free Ferry 474
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Woolwich High Street to Erith, Fraser Road Bexley Road 99

£4

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Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Beckton to Erith (Station) 13.8 miles

£35 - £45

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Beckton to Erith (Station) 13.8 miles

£2 - £3

Beckton to Erith (Station) by train

The train journey time between Beckton and Erith (Station) is around 53 min and covers a distance of around 12 miles. The fastest train normally takes 43 min. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR) and South Eastern Trains Service, the Beckton to Erith (Station) train service departs from Beckton DLR Station and arrives in Erith. Typically 625 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
53 min
Fastest train time:
43 min
Trains per week:
625
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:05
Last train departs at:
23:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beckton to Erith (Station) train schedules

Trains departing Friday, June 18, 2021

Beckton → Erith (Station)
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The cheapest way to get from Beckton to Erith (Station) is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 24 min.

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The fastest way to get from Beckton to Erith (Station) is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £35 - £45.

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No, there is no direct bus from Beckton to Erith (Station). However, there are services departing from Beckton and arriving at Erith, Fraser Road Bexley Road via Woolwich High Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Beckton station to Erith (Station). However, there are services departing from Beckton DLR Station and arriving at Erith via Canning Town DLR Station and Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Beckton and Erith (Station) is 6 miles. The road distance is 13.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Beckton to Erith (Station) without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs £4 - £23.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Beckton to Erith (Station), including transfers.

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Beckton to Erith (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Beckton station.

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Beckton to Erith (Station) train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Beckton DLR Station.

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The best way to get from Beckton to Erith (Station) is to train which takes 45 min and costs £4 - £23. Alternatively, you can line 474 bus and line 99 bus, which costs £4 and takes 1h 1m.

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  • Distance: 5.6 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Beckton, England and Erith (Station), England?

You can take a train from Beckton to Erith (Station) via Canning Town DLR Station and Woolwich Arsenal in around 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Beckton to Erith (Station) via North Woolwich Free Ferry and Woolwich High Street in around 1h 1m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Beckton DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £3
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Beckton to North Woolwich Free Ferry
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Woolwich High Street to Erith, Fraser Road Bexley Road
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Beckton to Erith (Station)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
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
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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Beckton to Erith (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Erith, Fraser Road Bexley Road station.

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Beckton to Erith (Station) train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, arrive at Erith station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Beckton to Erith (Station) is 14 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Beckton to Erith (Station).

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