There are 4 ways to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Plaistow by train, bus, car ferry, car or foot

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Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station Dlr

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 473 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 473 bus from North Woolwich, Pier Road to Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow 473

$3

2 alternative options

Woolwich Ferry, drive  •  24 min

  1. Take the Woolwich Ferry from Woolwich Ferry South Pier to North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier
  2. Drive from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Plaistow

$6 - $8

Walk  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Walk from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Plaistow 4.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Plaistow is to line 473 bus which costs £2 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Plaistow is to train which costs £2 - £4 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Plaistow is 3 miles.

The train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from North Woolwich, Pier Road and arriving at Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station station and arriving at West Ham DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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What companies run services between Woolwich Arsenal Station, England and Plaistow, Greater London, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Plaistow every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Plaistow every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Woolwich, Pier Road to Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Car ferry from Woolwich Ferry South Pier to North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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