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There are 7 ways to get from Lewisham to London Eye by train, bus, ferry, night bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Lewisham to London Waterloo East

£2 - £12

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Line 453 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 453 bus from Deptford Bridge to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall 453 / ...

£2

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Line 53 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 53 bus from Greenwich, Lewisham Road to Lambeth North, Lower Marsh 53 / ...

£2

Ferry  •  47 min

  1. Take the ferry from Greenwich Pier to Embankment Pier Rb1 / ...

Night bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the night bus from Lewisham Clock Tower to Westminster, Parliament Square N136

£2

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lewisham to London Eye 6 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Lewisham to London Eye 6 miles

£1 - £2

Lewisham to London Eye by train and walk

The journey time between Lewisham and London Eye is around 14 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 13 min. Services are operated by South Eastern Trains Service. Typically 625 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14 min
Fastest journey time:
13 min
Services per week:
625
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:11
Last service departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lewisham to London Eye train and walk schedules

Lewisham → London Eye
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Lewisham to London Eye is to drive, which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lewisham to London Eye is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Deptford Bridge and arriving at Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 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 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lewisham and arriving at London Waterloo East. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Lewisham and London Eye is 6 miles. The road distance is 6 miles.

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The best way to get from Lewisham to London Eye without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs £2 - £12.

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The train from Lewisham to London Waterloo East takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Lewisham to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Deptford Bridge station.

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Lewisham to London Eye train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, depart from Lewisham station.

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Map of how to get from Lewisham to London Eye.
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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Lewisham, England and London Eye, England?

South Eastern Trains Service operates a train from Lewisham to London Waterloo East every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £12 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Deptford Bridge to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

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Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Deptford Bridge to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Greenwich, Lewisham Road to Lambeth North, Lower Marsh
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Lewisham Clock Tower to Westminster, Parliament Square
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Ferry operators
Thames Clippers
Phone
+44 20 7674 2251
Website
thamesclippers.com
Ferry from Greenwich Pier to Embankment Pier
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Thames Clippers
Other operators
Taxi from Lewisham to London Eye
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Weso Local
Phone
+44 208 8855 555
Website
cheaptaxifare.com
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740

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The best way to get from Lewisham to London Eye is to train which takes 26 min and costs £2 - £12. Alternatively, you can line 453 bus, which costs £2 and takes 43 min.

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Lewisham to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall station.

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Lewisham to London Eye train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, arrive at London Waterloo East station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lewisham to London Eye is 6 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Lewisham to London Eye.

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