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There are 5 ways to get from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the train from Beckton DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to Waterloo station
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Staines

£12 - £25

Cheapest option

Bus, line 203 bus  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Charing Cross
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross to Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre N9
  3. Take the line 203 bus from Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre to Staines, Kingston Road 203 / ...

£4

3 alternative options

Line 262 bus, train  •  2h 6m

  1. Take the line 262 bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Stratford Bus Station 262
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Richmond NLL

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames 31.2 miles

£75 - £95

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames 31.2 miles

£4 - £7

Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames by buses

The bus journey time between Beckton and Staines-upon-Thames is around 2h 46m and covers a distance of around 31 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 29m. Operated by London Buses, the Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames bus service departs from Beckton, Kingsford Way and arrives in Staines, Kingston Road. Typically 33 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2h 46m
Fastest bus time:
2h 29m
Buses per week:
33
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
02:22
Last bus departs at:
04:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames bus schedules

Beckton → Staines-upon-Thames
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames is to bus and line 203 bus which costs £4 and takes 3h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames. However, there are services departing from Beckton, Kingsford Way and arriving at Staines, Kingston Road via Charing Cross and Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Beckton station to Staines-upon-Thames. However, there are services departing from Beckton DLR Station and arriving at Staines via Canning Town station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between Beckton and Staines-upon-Thames is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 13m and costs £11 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames, including transfers.

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Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Beckton, Kingsford Way station.

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Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Beckton DLR Station.

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Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Staines, Kingston Road station.

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Map of how to get from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames.
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  • Distance: 25.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

What companies run services between Beckton, England and Staines-upon-Thames, England?

You can take a bus from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames via Charing Cross and Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre in around 3h 12m.

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
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Richmond NLL
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
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, Kingsford Way to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross to Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre to Staines, Kingston Road
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
£75 - £95
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 Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Staines station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames is 31 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Beckton to Staines-upon-Thames.

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There are 1836+ hotels available in Staines-upon-Thames. Prices start at £75 per night.

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