There are 5 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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

Tube, train via Charing Cross Underground Station  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station Bakerloo
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Mottingham

$12 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 36 bus, line 321 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Paddington Rail Station to New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage 36
  2. Take the line 321 bus from New Cross Gate Station to Eltham, Sherard Road 321

$6

3 alternative options

Tube, train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Cannon Street Underground Station Circle
  2. Take the train from London Cannon Street to Mottingham

$18 - $26

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace 12.6 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace 12.6 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Eltham Palace, England?

You can take a bus from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace via Paddington Rail Station, New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage, New Cross Gate Station, and Eltham, Sherard Road in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Cannon Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Charing Cross to Mottingham
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from London Cannon Street to Mottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Rail Station to New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Cross Gate Station to Eltham, Sherard Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace?

The distance between London Paddington Station and Eltham Palace is 17 km. The road distance is 20 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace?

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace?

The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs £45 - £55.

Is there a direct bus between London Paddington Station and Eltham Palace?

No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Eltham, Sherard Road via New Cross Gate Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

How long does it take to get from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace?

It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from London Paddington Station to Eltham Palace, including transfers.