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There are 5 ways to get from Bow Church to Charlton by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the subway from Stratford station to Waterloo station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Shepperton

£12 - £28

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus, line 15 bus, bus, line 235 bus  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Bow Church to Aldgate East 205 / ...
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Aldgate East to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House 15
  3. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre N9
  4. Take the line 235 bus from Hounslow, The Bell to Sunbury, St Ignatius Church 235

£4

3 alternative options

Subway, train via Wimbledon  •  2h

  1. Take the subway from Bow Road station to Wimbledon station District
  2. Take the train from Wimbledon to Shepperton

£9 - £17

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bow Church to Charlton 22.5 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Bow Church to Charlton 22.5 miles

£3 - £5

Bow Church to Charlton by walk, train and subway

The journey time between Bow Church and Charlton is around 1h 35m and covers a distance of around 31 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 18m. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), London Underground (Tube) and South Western Railway, the Bow Church to Charlton service departs from Bow Church and arrives in Shepperton. Typically 291 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 35m
Fastest journey time:
1h 18m
Journey distance:
31 miles
Services per week:
291
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:46
Last service departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bow Church to Charlton walk, train and subway schedules

Departing Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Bow Church → Charlton
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Charlton is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Charlton is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bow Church to Charlton is to line 25 bus and line 15 bus and bus and line 235 bus which costs £4 and takes 3h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Bow Church to Charlton is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bow Church to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Bow Church and arriving at Sunbury, St Ignatius Church via Aldgate East, Temple, Aldwych Somerset House and Hounslow, The Bell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bow Church station to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Bow Church DLR Station and arriving at Shepperton via Stratford station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 40m.

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The distance between Bow Church and Charlton is 20 miles. The road distance is 22.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bow Church to Charlton without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 40m and costs £11 - £28.

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It takes approximately 1h 40m to get from Bow Church to Charlton, including transfers.

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Bow Church to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Bow Church station.

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Bow Church to Charlton train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Stratford station.

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Bow Church to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Sunbury, St Ignatius Church station.

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Map of how to get from Bow Church to Charlton.
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  • Distance: 20.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 40m

What companies run services between Bow Church, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

You can take a bus from Bow Church to Charlton via Bow Church, Aldgate East, Temple, Aldwych Somerset House, Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre, and Hounslow, The Bell in around 3h 6m.

Train operators
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 Stratford station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Bow Road station to Wimbledon station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Shepperton
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£9 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £19
Train from Wimbledon to Shepperton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£6 - £8
Anytime Day 1st Class
£10 - £13
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 Bow Church to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Aldgate East to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Hounslow, The Bell to Sunbury, St Ignatius Church
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Bow Church to Charlton
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
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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Bow Church to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Shepperton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bow Church to Charlton is 22 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Bow Church to Charlton.

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