There are 5 ways to get from Erith to Plaistow by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Slade Green to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station Dlr

$11 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 99 bus, line 241 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 99 bus from Erith, Compton Place to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal 99
  2. Take the line 241 bus from Canning Town to Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow 241

$9 - $10

3 alternative options

Line 99 bus, line 161 bus, line 241 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 99 bus from Erith, Compton Place to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal 99
  2. Take the line 161 bus from Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal to North Greenwich Station 161 / ...
  3. Take the line 241 bus from Canning Town to Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow 241

$11 - $13

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Erith to Plaistow 13.3 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Erith to Plaistow 13.3 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Erith to Plaistow is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Erith to Plaistow is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Erith and Plaistow is 8 miles. The road distance is 13.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Erith to Plaistow without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs £8 - £14.

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Erith to Plaistow, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Erith to Plaistow is to train which takes 34 min and costs £8 - £14. Alternatively, you can line 99 bus and line 241 bus, which costs £6 - £8 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Erith to Plaistow is 13 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Erith to Plaistow.

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There are 8155+ hotels available in Plaistow. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Erith to Plaistow.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Erith, England and Plaistow, Greater London, England?

You can take a train from Erith to Plaistow via Woolwich Arsenal, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, West Ham DLR Station, and West Ham Underground Station in around 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Erith to Plaistow via Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Canning Town DLR Station, and Canning Town in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Slade Green to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Slade Green to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Erith, Compton Place to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Erith to Plaistow
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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