There are 4 ways to get from Greenwich to Eltham Palace by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Cutty Sark to Lewisham DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Lewisham to Eltham

£3 - £16

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Line 286 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 286 bus from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Cen Cutty Sark to Eltham High Street Passey Place 286

£2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greenwich to Eltham Palace 4.8 miles

£14 - £18

Walk  •  1h 20m

  1. Walk from Greenwich to Eltham Palace 4.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Greenwich to Eltham Palace is to line 286 bus which costs £2 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greenwich to Eltham Palace is to taxi which costs £14 - £18 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Cen Cutty Sark and arriving at Eltham High Street Passey Place. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Greenwich to Eltham Palace. However, there are services departing from Cutty Sark and arriving at Eltham via Lewisham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Greenwich and Eltham Palace is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Greenwich to Eltham Palace without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs £2 - £16.

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Greenwich to Eltham Palace, including transfers.

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Greenwich to Eltham Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Cen Cutty Sark station.

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Greenwich to Eltham Palace train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Cutty Sark station.

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The best way to get from Greenwich to Eltham Palace is to train which takes 36 min and costs £2 - £16. Alternatively, you can line 286 bus, which costs £2 and takes 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Greenwich to Eltham Palace.
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  • Distance: 3.3 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

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

You can take a train from Greenwich to Eltham Palace via Lewisham DLR Station, Lewisham, and Eltham in around 36 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Greenwich to Eltham Palace every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Cutty Sark to Lewisham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £5
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Lewisham to Eltham
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£2 - £3
1st Class
£7 - £11
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Lewisham to Eltham
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£2 - £4
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Greenwich to Eltham Palace
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740

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Greenwich to Eltham Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Eltham High Street Passey Place station.

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Greenwich to Eltham Palace train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Eltham station.

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There are 4988+ hotels available in Eltham Palace. Prices start at £75 per night.

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