There are 4 ways to get from Thamesmead to Orpington by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Abbey Wood (London) to London Waterloo East
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Orpington

$20 - $27

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Line 51 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial 51

$6

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Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thamesmead to Orpington 10.7 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Thamesmead to Orpington 10.7 miles

$2 - $4

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No, there is no direct bus from Thamesmead to Orpington. However, there are services departing from Thamesmead, Southwood Road and arriving at Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial via Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Thamesmead to Orpington. However, there are services departing from Abbey Wood (London) and arriving at Orpington via London Waterloo East. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Thamesmead and Orpington is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Thamesmead to Orpington without a car is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Thamesmead to Orpington, including transfers.

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Thamesmead to Orpington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal station.

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Thamesmead to Orpington train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Abbey Wood (London) station.

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The best way to get from Thamesmead to Orpington is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 51 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 21 min.

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Thamesmead to Orpington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial station.

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Thamesmead to Orpington train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Orpington station.

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Map of how to get from Thamesmead to Orpington.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Thamesmead, England and Orpington, England?

You can take a train from Thamesmead to Orpington via London Waterloo East in around 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Thamesmead to Orpington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Abbey Wood (London) to London Waterloo East
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from London Waterloo East to Orpington
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Thamesmead to Orpington
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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Yes, the driving distance between Thamesmead to Orpington is 11 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Thamesmead to Orpington.

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