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There are 8 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington Heathrow Express
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Woolwich Dockyard

$37 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus, line 53 bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 53 bus from Westminster Station Parliament Square to Woolwich, Artillery Place Frances Street 53

$10 - $23

6 alternative options

Subway, train via Ealing Broadway station  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the subway from Ealing Broadway station to Bank station Central
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr

$13 - $19

Subway, train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Woolwich Arsenal

$12 - $17

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich 26.6 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich 26.6 miles

$5 - $9

Shuttle  •  48 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Heathrow Airport to Woolwich

$55 - $80

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Woolwich 26.6 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at Woolwich, Artillery Place Frances Street via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge and Westminster Station Parliament Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Woolwich is 22 miles. The road distance is 26.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich without a car is to train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £28 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich is to train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £28 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus and line 53 bus, which costs £7 - £18 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Woolwich, Artillery Place Frances Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich is 27 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich.
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  • Distance: 22.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Woolwich, England?

You can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich via London Paddington, Paddington station, Charing Cross station, and London Charing Cross in around 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich via London Victoria Coach Station, Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, Westminster, Parliament Square, and Westminster Station Parliament Square in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Ealing Broadway station to Bank station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Westminster Station Parliament Square to Woolwich, Artillery Place Frances Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Heathrow Airport to Woolwich
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Woolwich
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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