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

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Tube, train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the Tube from Plaistow Underground Station to Cannon Street Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the train from London Cannon Street to Erith

$13 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 473 bus, train, line 99 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road 473 / ...
  2. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the line 99 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Erith, James Watt Way 99

$8 - $10

3 alternative options

Line 241 bus, line 99 bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 241 bus from Plaistow Broadway to Canning Town 241
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Erith, James Watt Way 99

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plaistow to Erith 13 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Plaistow to Erith 13 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Plaistow to Erith is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plaistow to Erith is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Plaistow and Erith is 8 miles. The road distance is 13 miles.

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The best way to get from Plaistow to Erith without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £10 - £14.

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Plaistow to Erith, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plaistow to Erith is 13 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Plaistow to Erith.

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There are 5546+ hotels available in Erith. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plaistow to Erith.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

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

You can take a bus from Plaistow to Erith via Canning Town, Canning Town DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, and Woolwich Arsenal Station in around 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
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
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Erith, James Watt Way
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Plaistow to Erith
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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