There are 4 ways to get from Romford to Plumstead by train, night bus, bus, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 422 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Canning Town N15
  2. Take the line 422 bus from North Greenwich Station to Plumstead Common, Rutherglen Road 422

$8 - $10

2 alternative options

Line 5 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Romford, Western Road to Canning Town 5

$9 - $10

Drive, Woolwich Ferry  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Romford to North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier
  2. Take the Woolwich Ferry from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Woolwich Ferry South Pier

$8 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Plumstead is to night bus and line 422 bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Plumstead is to train which costs £6 - £9 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to Plumstead station. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Romford and Plumstead is 8 miles.

The best way to get from Romford to Plumstead without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs £6 - £9.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Romford to Plumstead, including transfers.

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Romford to Plumstead train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Romford station.

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The best way to get from Romford to Plumstead is to train which takes 33 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 5 bus, which costs £6 - £8 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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Romford to Plumstead train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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There are 7939+ hotels available in Plumstead. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Plumstead.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

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

You can take a train from Romford to Plumstead via Stratford (London) and Stratford DLR Station in around 33 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Romford to Plumstead every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Plumstead Common, Rutherglen Road
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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

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