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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 15 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

$36 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane N9
  2. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Woolwich, Thomas Street N1

$6

6 alternative options

Tube, line 161 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 161 bus from North Greenwich Station to Woolwich, Ha Ha Road Grand Depot Road 161

$11 - $14

Tube, train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground 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 - $150

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 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich is to bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 32 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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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Woolwich is 22 miles. The road distance is 26.6 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Woolwich. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Woolwich, Thomas Street via Temple, Aldwych Somerset House. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 22.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 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 Underground Station, Charing Cross Underground Station, and London Charing Cross in around 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Woolwich via Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane and Temple, Aldwych Somerset House in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Woolwich, Ha Ha Road Grand Depot Road
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Woolwich, Thomas Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $150
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 - $140

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