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There are 5 ways to get from South Benfleet to Eltham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 132 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Take the line 132 bus from North Greenwich Station to Eltham High Street Pound Place 132

$15 - $20

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to Limehouse
  2. Take the train from Limehouse DLR Station to Lewisham DLR Station Dlr

$18 - $26

Train, line 161 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Take the line 161 bus from North Greenwich Station to Eltham Church Well Hall Road 132 / ...

$15 - $20

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Benfleet to Eltham 30.4 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Eltham 30.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from South Benfleet to Eltham is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Benfleet to Eltham is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from South Benfleet to Eltham. However, there are services departing from Benfleet and arriving at Eltham via Limehouse DLR Station and Lewisham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between South Benfleet and Eltham is 23 miles. The road distance is 30.4 miles.

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Eltham without a car is to train and line 132 bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from South Benfleet to Eltham, including transfers.

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South Benfleet to Eltham train services, operated by c2c, depart from Benfleet station.

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South Benfleet to Eltham train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Lewisham DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Benfleet to Eltham is 30 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from South Benfleet to Eltham.

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There are 8675+ hotels available in Eltham. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Benfleet to Eltham.
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  • Distance: 23 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

What companies run services between South Benfleet, England and Eltham, England?

You can take a train from South Benfleet to Eltham via Limehouse DLR Station, Lewisham DLR Station, and Lewisham in around 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to West Ham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to Limehouse
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Limehouse DLR Station to Lewisham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Eltham High Street Pound Place
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Eltham Church Well Hall Road
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from South Benfleet to Eltham
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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