There are 4 ways to get from East Dulwich to Eltham by train, bus, taxi or car

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  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Peckham Rye to Eltham

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 185 bus, line 321 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 185 bus from East Dulwich, North Cross Road to Lewisham Station 185
  2. Take the line 321 bus from Lewisham Station to Eltham High Street Pound Place 321

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Dulwich to Eltham 7.5 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from East Dulwich to Eltham 7.5 miles

$1 - $3

What companies run services between East Dulwich, England and Eltham, England?

Southeastern operates a train from East Dulwich to Eltham hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Dulwich to Eltham via Lewisham Station in around 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Dulwich, North Cross Road to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Station to Eltham High Street Pound Place
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Dulwich to Eltham
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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

How far is it from East Dulwich to Eltham?

The distance between East Dulwich and Eltham is 9 km. The road distance is 12 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from East Dulwich to Eltham?

The cheapest way to get from East Dulwich to Eltham is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from East Dulwich to Eltham?

The quickest way to get from East Dulwich to Eltham is to train which takes 17 min and costs £5 - £8.

Is there a direct train between East Dulwich and Eltham?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Peckham Rye and arriving at Eltham. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

Is there a direct bus between East Dulwich and Eltham?

No, there is no direct bus from East Dulwich to Eltham. However, there are services departing from East Dulwich, North Cross Road and arriving at Eltham High Street Pound Place via Lewisham Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

How long does it take to get from East Dulwich to Eltham?

The train from Peckham Rye to Eltham takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.