There are 9 ways to get from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree by train, ferry, bus, night bus, taxi, car or bike

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station to Lewisham DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Lewisham to London Charing Cross

$9 - $13

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Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Island Gardens to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N550

$3

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Ferry  •  39 min

  1. Take the ferry from Greenwich Pier to Embankment Pier Rb1x / ...

$12 - $16

Line 789 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 789 bus from Greenwich, Blackwall Lane to Westminster, Banqueting House 786 / ...

$5

Line 188 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum to Waterloo Station Tenison Way 188 / ...

$5 - $6

Night bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the night bus from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Church Street to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N199

$3

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree 7.1 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree 7.1 miles

$1 - $3

Bikeshare  •  56 min

  1. Cycle from Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town to Craven Street, Strand 7.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree is to taxi which costs £27 - £33 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Island Gardens and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Greenwich Pier and arriving at Embankment Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Greenwich station to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree. However, there are services departing from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station and arriving at London Charing Cross via Lewisham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Greenwich and Trafalgar Square Christmas tree is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs £6 - £10.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree, including transfers.

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Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Island Gardens station.

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

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Map of how to get from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree.
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  • Distance: 5.6 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Greenwich, Greater London, England and Trafalgar Square Christmas tree, England?

You can take a train from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree via Lewisham DLR Station, Lewisham, and London Charing Cross in around 37 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station to Lewisham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Island Gardens to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum to Waterloo Station Tenison Way
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Church Street to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Centaur Coaches
Phone
+44 20 8300 3001
Email
info@centaurtravel.co.uk
Website
centaurtravel.co.uk
Bus from Greenwich, Blackwall Lane to Westminster, Banqueting House
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
centaurtravel.co.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Greenwich Pier to Embankment Pier
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town to Craven Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Greenwich to Trafalgar Square Christmas tree
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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