There are 5 ways to get from Greenwich to Barking by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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Line 177 bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 177 bus from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum to Woolwich, John Wilson Street Powis St 180 / ...

$3

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Train  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Limehouse to Barking

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greenwich to Barking 8.1 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Greenwich to Barking 8.1 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Walk from Greenwich to Barking 7.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Greenwich to Barking is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greenwich to Barking is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum and arriving at Woolwich, John Wilson Street Powis St. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Greenwich station to Barking. However, there are services departing from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station and arriving at Barking via Limehouse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Greenwich and Barking is 5 miles. The road distance is 8.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Greenwich to Barking without a car is to line 177 bus which takes 22 min and costs £2.

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The line 177 bus from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum to Woolwich, John Wilson Street Powis St takes 22 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Greenwich to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum station.

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Greenwich to Barking train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station.

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The best way to get from Greenwich to Barking is to line 177 bus which takes 22 min and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 28 min.

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Greenwich to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Woolwich, John Wilson Street Powis St station.

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Greenwich to Barking train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Barking station.

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Map of how to get from Greenwich to Barking.
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  • Distance: 5.2 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Greenwich to Barking every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Greenwich to Barking via Limehouse DLR Station and Limehouse in around 28 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Limehouse to Barking
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum to Woolwich, John Wilson Street Powis St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Greenwich to Barking
Ave. Duration
14 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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