There are 6 ways to get from Southbank Centre to Greenwich by subway, train, ferry, bus, taxi, car or bike

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Tube, train  •  27 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Canary Wharf Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station Dlr

$5 - $7

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Line 188 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich 188 / ...

$3

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Ferry  •  36 min

  1. Take the ferry from Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier to Greenwich Pier Rb1x

$13 - $17

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank Centre to Greenwich 6.3 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Southbank Centre to Greenwich 6.3 miles

$1 - $2

Bikeshare  •  44 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 1, South Bank to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town 6.2 miles

$12 - $16

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier and arriving at Greenwich Pier. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Southbank Centre and Greenwich is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Southbank Centre to Greenwich without a car is to Tube and train which takes 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 27 min to get from Southbank Centre to Greenwich, including transfers.

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Southbank Centre to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank station.

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Southbank Centre to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southbank Centre to Greenwich is 6 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Southbank Centre to Greenwich.

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There are 8146+ hotels available in Greenwich. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southbank Centre to Greenwich.
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  • Distance: 5.1 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Southbank Centre, England and Greenwich, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Southbank Centre to Greenwich every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier to Greenwich Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 1, South Bank to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Southbank Centre to Greenwich
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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