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There are 5 ways to get from Bluewater to The O2 Arena by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 161 bus  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the train from Stone Crossing to Charlton
  2. Take the line 161 bus from Charlton Station Woolwich Rd to North Greenwich Station 161 / ...

£8 - £18

Cheapest option

Bus, line 132 bus  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Bexleyheath Clocktower 96 / ...
  2. Take the line 132 bus from Bexleyheath Clocktower to North Greenwich Station 132 / ...

£4

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the train from Stone Crossing to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to East India DLR Station Dlr

£6 - £21

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bluewater to The O2 Arena 18.8 miles

£45 - £60

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Bluewater to The O2 Arena 18.8 miles

£3 - £5

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The cheapest way to get from Bluewater to The O2 Arena is to bus and line 132 bus which costs £4 and takes 1h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Bluewater to The O2 Arena is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bluewater station to The O2 Arena station. However, there are services departing from Bluewater, Bus Station and arriving at North Greenwich Station via Bexleyheath Clocktower. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bluewater to The O2 Arena station. However, there are services departing from Stone Crossing and arriving at East India DLR Station via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 37m.

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The distance between Bluewater and The O2 Arena is 12 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bluewater to The O2 Arena without a car is to train and line 161 bus which takes 1h 34m and costs £8 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from Bluewater to The O2 Arena, including transfers.

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Bluewater to The O2 Arena bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, depart from Bluewater, Bus Station.

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Bluewater to The O2 Arena train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Stone Crossing station.

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The best way to get from Bluewater to The O2 Arena is to train which takes 1h 37m and costs £6 - £21. Alternatively, you can bus and line 132 bus, which costs £4 and takes 1h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Bluewater to The O2 Arena.
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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 34m

What companies run services between Bluewater, England and The O2 Arena, England?

You can take a train from Bluewater to The O2 Arena via Stone Crossing, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, and East India DLR Station in around 1h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bluewater to The O2 Arena via Bluewater, Bus Station, Bexleyheath Clocktower, and North Greenwich Station in around 1h 44m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stone Crossing to Charlton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£6 - £8
Train from Stone Crossing to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£5 - £7
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stone Crossing to Charlton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£6 - £9
1st Class
£11 - £17
Train from Stone Crossing to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£5 - £8
1st Class
£10 - £15
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to East India DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £3
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2 - £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 Charlton Station Woolwich Rd to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Bexleyheath Clocktower to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Bexleyheath Clocktower
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Bexleyheath, Mayplace Rd West Bexleyheath Clock Twr
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Arriva London South
Other operators
Taxi from Bluewater to The O2 Arena
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
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
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk
Grays CabLine
Phone
+44 1375 506 162
Website
grayscabline.co.uk
Saturn Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 35 35 35
Website
saturntaxisltd.co.uk
Reliance Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 567 567
Website
reliancetaxis.uk
Gravesend Taxis
Phone
+44 7940 413 392
Website
gravesendtaxis.co.uk
Tilbury Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 855 555

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Bluewater to The O2 Arena bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at North Greenwich Station.

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Bluewater to The O2 Arena train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at East India DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bluewater to The O2 Arena is 19 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Bluewater to The O2 Arena.

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