There are 3 ways to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Romford by train, bus, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  42 min

  1. Dlr

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Dlr
  2. N15

$6 - $7

1 alternative option

Woolwich Ferry, drive  •  32 min

$7 - $10

What companies run services between Woolwich Arsenal Station, England and Romford, England?

You can take a train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Romford via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford (London) in around 42 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Romford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Heath Park, Brentwood Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Romford is 12 km.

The cheapest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Romford is to train and bus which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Romford is to Woolwich Ferry and drive which takes 32 min and costs £5 - £8.

No, there is no direct train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Romford. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and arriving at Romford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

It takes approximately 42 min to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Romford, including transfers.