There are 8 ways to get from Chelsea to Greenwich by subway, train, bus, ferry, taxi, car, foot or bike

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Tube, train  •  37 min

  1. Take the Tube from South Kensington Underground Station to Monument Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $9

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Line 188 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum 188 / ...

$3

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Ferry  •  48 min

  1. Take the ferry from Battersea Power Station Pier to Greenwich Pier Rb1

$15 - $20

Line 211 bus, line 188 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 211 bus from Chelsea, Sydney Street Chelsea Old Town Hall to Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd 211
  2. Take the line 188 bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum 188 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelsea to Greenwich 8.8 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Chelsea to Greenwich 8.8 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Walk from Chelsea to Greenwich 8.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  58 min

  1. Cycle from Manresa Road, Chelsea to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town 8.9 miles

$15 - $20

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd and arriving at Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Battersea Power Station Pier station and arriving at Greenwich Pier. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Chelsea and Greenwich is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelsea to Greenwich without a car is to Tube and train which takes 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Chelsea to Greenwich, including transfers.

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Chelsea to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd station.

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Chelsea to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelsea to Greenwich is 9 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Chelsea to Greenwich.

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There are 8146+ hotels available in Greenwich. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelsea to Greenwich.
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  • Distance: 7.1 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Chelsea, England and Greenwich, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Chelsea to Greenwich every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from South Kensington Underground Station to Monument Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Chelsea, Sydney Street Chelsea Old Town Hall to Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Battersea Power Station Pier to Greenwich Pier
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Manresa Road, Chelsea to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Chelsea to Greenwich
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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