There are 5 ways to get from Blackfriars Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  28 min

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 53 bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. 53 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. 9.8 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. 9.8 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  20 min

  1. 9.8 miles

$30 - $45

What companies run services between Blackfriars Station, England and Woolwich Arsenal Station, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Blackfriars Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Blackfriars Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station every 5 minutes, and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Blackfriars Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$30 - $45
uberACCESS
$30 - $45
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $65
UberEXEC
$50 - $75
UberLUX
$85 - $120
Taxi from Blackfriars Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
20 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Blackfriars Station and Woolwich Arsenal Station is 12 km. The road distance is 16 km.

The cheapest way to get from Blackfriars Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Blackfriars Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £35 - £45.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Blackfriars and arriving at Woolwich Arsenal. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Blackfriars Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station. However, there are services departing from Blackfriars Station North Entrance and arriving at Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal via Elephant & Castle London Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

The train from London Blackfriars to Woolwich Arsenal takes 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.