There are 5 ways to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train, line 180 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from West Ham DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 180 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane 180 / ...

$8 - $11

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Line 241 bus, train, line 180 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 241 bus from Plaistow Broadway to Canning Town 241
  2. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the line 180 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane 180 / ...

$9 - $10

Tube, train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the Tube from Plaistow Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station District
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Abbey Wood (London)

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plaistow to Abbey Wood 9.2 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Plaistow to Abbey Wood 9.2 miles

$2 - $3

Questions & Answers

The distance between Plaistow and Abbey Wood is 5 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood without a car is to train and line 180 bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plaistow to Abbey Wood is 9 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Plaistow to Abbey Wood.

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There are 7759+ hotels available in Abbey Wood. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Plaistow, Greater London, England and Abbey Wood, Greater London, England?

There is no direct connection from Plaistow to Abbey Wood. However, you can take the Tube to West Ham Underground Station, take the walk to West Ham DLR Station, take the train to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, take the walk to Woolwich Arsenal Station, then take the line 180 bus to Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Plaistow to Abbey Wood via Canning Town, Canning Town DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, and Woolwich Arsenal Station in around 49 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Ham DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Plaistow Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plaistow Broadway to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Plaistow to Abbey Wood
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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