There are 5 ways to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood by train, bus, car ferry, 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

Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from West Ham DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Abbey Wood (London)

$9 - $17

Cheapest option

Train, line 180 bus  •  38 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 to Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane 180 / ...

$8 - $11

3 alternative options

Line 473 bus, Woolwich Ferry, line 180 bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow to North Woolwich Free Ferry 473
  2. Take the Woolwich Ferry from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
  3. Take the line 180 bus from Woolwich, John Wilson Street Powis St to Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane 180 / ...

$11 - $13

Taxi  •  19 min

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

$45 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Plaistow to Abbey Wood 9.2 miles

$2 - $3

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

You can take a train from Plaistow to Abbey Wood via West Ham Underground Station, West Ham DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, and Woolwich Arsenal in around 30 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
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Abbey Wood (London)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Abbey Wood (London)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow to North Woolwich Free Ferry
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, John Wilson Street Powis St to Abbey Wood, McLeod Road Bostall Lane
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Car ferry from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Plaistow to Abbey Wood
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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 Plaistow to Abbey Wood?

The distance between Plaistow and Abbey Wood is 8 km. The road distance is 15 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood?

The cheapest way to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood?

The quickest way to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs £30 - £45.

How long does it take to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood?

It takes approximately 30 min to get from Plaistow to Abbey Wood, including transfers.

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