There are 7 ways to get from Russell Square to Woolwich Arsenal Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Woolwich Arsenal

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Woolwich Arsenal N1

$3

5 alternative options

Line 91 bus, train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 91 bus from Bloomsbury, Southampton Row to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross 91 / ...
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Woolwich Arsenal

$12 - $16

Line 188 bus, line 161 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Russell Square to North Greenwich Station 188
  2. Take the line 161 bus from North Greenwich Station to Woolwich Arsenal 161 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Russell Square to Woolwich Arsenal Station 11.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Russell Square to Woolwich Arsenal Station 11.2 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Russell Square to Woolwich Arsenal Station 11.2 miles

$35 - $50

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

Thameslink operates a train from Russell Square to Woolwich Arsenal Station hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Russell Square to Woolwich Arsenal Station hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bloomsbury, Southampton Row to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Russell Square to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Russell Square to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$35 - $50
uberACCESS
$35 - $55
uberASSIST
$35 - $55
uberX
$35 - $55
uberXL
$50 - $75
UberEXEC
$60 - $85
UberLUX
$95 - $130
Taxi from Russell Square to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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

The distance between Russell Square and Woolwich Arsenal Station is 14 km. The road distance is 18 km.

The cheapest way to get from Russell Square to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Russell Square to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £40 - £50.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at Woolwich Arsenal. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holborn, Museum Street and arriving at Woolwich Arsenal. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

The train from London St Pancras International LL to Woolwich Arsenal takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.