There are 4 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Plumstead by subway, 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, line 53 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Bakerloo
  2. 53

$6 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 36 bus, line 53 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. 36
  2. 53

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. 13.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  30 min

  1. 13.8 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Plumstead, Greater London, England?

You can take a bus from London Paddington Station to Plumstead via Paddington Rail Station and New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage in around 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Elephant & Castle Underground Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Plumstead Common, Heavitree Road
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Rail Station to New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage to Plumstead Common, Heavitree Road
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Plumstead
Ave. Duration
30 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

The distance between London Paddington Station and Plumstead is 19 km. The road distance is 22 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Plumstead is to line 36 bus and line 53 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Plumstead is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £50 - £60.

No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station to Plumstead. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Plumstead Common, Heavitree Road via New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from London Paddington Station to Plumstead, including transfers.