There are 5 ways to get from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Abbey Wood (London) to Blackheath
  2. Take the train from Blackheath to London Bridge

$13 - $20

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Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Thamesmead South, Newacres Library to The Borough, Grange Road Caledonian Market N1

$3

3 alternative options

Line 472 bus, line 188 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 472 bus from Thamesmead, Southwood Road to North Greenwich Station 472
  2. Take the line 188 bus from North Greenwich Station to Bermondsey, Druid Street 188

$3

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge 11.2 miles

$55 - $65

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge 11.2 miles

$2 - $4

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thamesmead South, Newacres Library and arriving at The Borough, Grange Road Caledonian Market. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge. However, there are services departing from Abbey Wood (London) and arriving at London Bridge via Blackheath. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Thamesmead and Tower Bridge is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge, including transfers.

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Thamesmead to Tower Bridge bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Thamesmead South, Newacres Library station.

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

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The best way to get from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge is to train which takes 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 54 min.

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Thamesmead to Tower Bridge bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at The Borough, Grange Road Caledonian Market station.

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Thamesmead to Tower Bridge train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at London Bridge station.

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Map of how to get from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge.
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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Thamesmead, England and Tower Bridge, England?

You can take a train from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge via Blackheath and London Bridge in around 49 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Abbey Wood (London) to Blackheath
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Train from Blackheath to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Thamesmead South, Newacres Library to The Borough, Grange Road Caledonian Market
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Thamesmead, Southwood Road to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Bermondsey, Druid Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$55 - $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 Tower Bridge is 11 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Thamesmead to Tower Bridge.

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