There are 3 ways to get from Romford to Woolwich Arsenal Station by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  32 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

Line 5 bus, train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Romford, Western Road to Canning Town 5
  2. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $7

1 alternative option

Drive, Woolwich Ferry  •  32 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

What companies run services between Romford, England and Woolwich Arsenal Station, England?

You can take a train from Romford to Woolwich Arsenal Station via Stratford (London) and Stratford DLR Station in around 32 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $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
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Romford and Woolwich Arsenal Station is 12 km.

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to line 5 bus and train which costs £4 - £5 and takes 1 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Romford to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to train which takes 32 min and costs £5 - £9.

No, there is no direct train from Romford to Woolwich Arsenal 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 32 min.

It takes approximately 32 min to get from Romford to Woolwich Arsenal Station, including transfers.