Plaistow to South Merton - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 1 hour 00 mins

Plaistow to South Merton

Leave at 12:52 and arrive at 13:52
Journey time 01:00
You will need to make 6 changes

Start with Hammersmith & City line or District line to Mile End

  • West Ham Underground Station
  • Bromley-by-Bow Underground Station
  • Bow Road Underground Station
  • Mile End Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Hammersmith & City line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

NHS Covid-19 vaccination centre, Newham at The ExCeL London. Only travel to the vaccination centre if you have been sent an appointment by the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. Please use the Western Gateway entrance of The ExCeL London to access the vaccination centre. Follow 'vaccination centre' signs. Custom House for ExCeL is the nearest station to The ExCeL London. If using buses 147 241 or N551, alight at the Custom House Station stop, or at the Leslie Road stop if using Route 325

Change for Central line to Bank

  • Bethnal Green Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street Underground Station
  • Bank Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this we will be adding over 200 extra buses to our network from Monday 8 March. We will also be prioritising some of our bus services for school travel from this date. Government guidance allows for all seats to be occupied on these 'school services', doubling their capacity, which is currently limited due to necessary social distancing. These 'school services' will be clearly signed and will operate on several key routes between 0730-0900 (some routes will run until 0930) and 1430-1630 on weekdays. On designated routes 'school services' will operate on an every other bus basis. We ask that schoolchildren travelling without adults use the designated 'school services' where these are provided, to help ensure space for customers on other services.

NHS Covid-19 vaccination centre, Newham at The ExCeL London. Only travel to the vaccination centre if you have been sent an appointment by the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. Please use the Western Gateway entrance of The ExCeL London to access the vaccination centre. Follow 'vaccination centre' signs. Custom House for ExCeL is the nearest station to The ExCeL London. If using buses 147 241 or N551, alight at the Custom House Station stop, or at the Leslie Road stop if using Route 325

METROPOLITAN LINE: Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 April, no service between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Aldgate. Use Chiltern Railways services between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Marylebone, however, please note that these services will not call at Rickmansworth this weekend (Metropolitan line trains stop as normal). Replacement buses operate.

Change for Northern line to Morden

  • London Bridge Underground Station
  • Borough Underground Station
  • Elephant & Castle Underground Station
  • Kennington Underground Station
  • Oval Underground Station
  • Stockwell Underground Station
  • Clapham North Underground Station
  • Clapham Common Underground Station
  • Clapham South Underground Station
  • Balham Underground Station
  • Tooting Bec Underground Station
  • Tooting Broadway Underground Station
  • Colliers Wood Underground Station
  • South Wimbledon Underground Station
  • Morden Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Routes 15, 17, 521 are diverted eastbound following Cannon Street closure due to a police investigation. Buses are diverted via Queen Victoria Street, Mansion House Street, Lombard Street and King William Street to Monument Junction missing the Cannon Street Station stop.

METROPOLITAN LINE: Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 April, no service between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Aldgate. Use Chiltern Railways services between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Marylebone, however, please note that these services will not call at Rickmansworth this weekend (Metropolitan line trains stop as normal). Replacement buses operate.

Change for Walk to South Merton

  • South Merton

Travel disruption notes

We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this we will be adding over 200 extra buses to our network from Monday 8 March. We will also be prioritising some of our bus services for school travel from this date. Government guidance allows for all seats to be occupied on these 'school services', doubling their capacity, which is currently limited due to necessary social distancing. These 'school services' will be clearly signed and will operate on several key routes between 0730-0900 (some routes will run until 0930) and 1430-1630 on weekdays. On designated routes 'school services' will operate on an every other bus basis. We ask that schoolchildren travelling without adults use the designated 'school services' where these are provided, to help ensure space for customers on other services.

Change for

    Travel disruption notes

    UPPER TULSE HILL, SW2: From 10:00 Monday 30 March until 18:00 Wednesday 5 May, buses are diverted via Christchurch Road between Hardel Road and Roupell Road, missing out stops from Hardel Road 'D' to Roupell Road 'BL'.

    Change for

      Travel disruption notes

      LONDON ROAD, SM3: Route 413 is on diversion in both directions due to a burst water main. Buses are diverted via Sutton Common Road and Oldfield Road, missing stops from Ash Road (SJ) to London Road / St Anthony's Hospital (HS) towards Sutton and from London Road / St Anthony's Hospital (HV) to Sutton Common Road (SL) towards Morden.

      STONECOT HILL: Route 413 is on diversion due to a burst water main. Buses will miss the stops London Road/St Anthonys Hospital, Stonecot Hill/Garth Road, Burleigh Road, Sutton Common Road and Ash Road. Use the stop West Sutton Station or use stops on Tudor Drive. Buses are diverted via Oldfields Road and Sutton Common Road.

      Plaistow to South Merton

      Leave at 12:54 and arrive at 13:55
      Journey time 01:01
      You will need to make 5 changes

      Start with District line to Monument

      • West Ham Underground Station
      • Bromley-by-Bow Underground Station
      • Bow Road Underground Station
      • Mile End Underground Station
      • Stepney Green Underground Station
      • Whitechapel Underground Station
      • Aldgate East Underground Station
      • Tower Hill Underground Station
      • Monument Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

      NHS Covid-19 vaccination centre, Newham at The ExCeL London. Only travel to the vaccination centre if you have been sent an appointment by the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. Please use the Western Gateway entrance of The ExCeL London to access the vaccination centre. Follow 'vaccination centre' signs. Custom House for ExCeL is the nearest station to The ExCeL London. If using buses 147 241 or N551, alight at the Custom House Station stop, or at the Leslie Road stop if using Route 325

      Change for Walk to Bank

      • Bank

      Travel disruption notes

      WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

      We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this we will be adding over 200 extra buses to our network from Monday 8 March. We will also be prioritising some of our bus services for school travel from this date. Government guidance allows for all seats to be occupied on these 'school services', doubling their capacity, which is currently limited due to necessary social distancing. These 'school services' will be clearly signed and will operate on several key routes between 0730-0900 (some routes will run until 0930) and 1430-1630 on weekdays. On designated routes 'school services' will operate on an every other bus basis. We ask that schoolchildren travelling without adults use the designated 'school services' where these are provided, to help ensure space for customers on other services.

      NHS Covid-19 vaccination centre, Newham at The ExCeL London. Only travel to the vaccination centre if you have been sent an appointment by the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. Please use the Western Gateway entrance of The ExCeL London to access the vaccination centre. Follow 'vaccination centre' signs. Custom House for ExCeL is the nearest station to The ExCeL London. If using buses 147 241 or N551, alight at the Custom House Station stop, or at the Leslie Road stop if using Route 325

      METROPOLITAN LINE: Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 April, no service between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Aldgate. Use Chiltern Railways services between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Marylebone, however, please note that these services will not call at Rickmansworth this weekend (Metropolitan line trains stop as normal). Replacement buses operate.

      Change for Northern line to Morden

      • London Bridge Underground Station
      • Borough Underground Station
      • Elephant & Castle Underground Station
      • Kennington Underground Station
      • Oval Underground Station
      • Stockwell Underground Station
      • Clapham North Underground Station
      • Clapham Common Underground Station
      • Clapham South Underground Station
      • Balham Underground Station
      • Tooting Bec Underground Station
      • Tooting Broadway Underground Station
      • Colliers Wood Underground Station
      • South Wimbledon Underground Station
      • Morden Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

      We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this we will be adding over 200 extra buses to our network from Monday 8 March. We will also be prioritising some of our bus services for school travel from this date. Government guidance allows for all seats to be occupied on these 'school services', doubling their capacity, which is currently limited due to necessary social distancing. These 'school services' will be clearly signed and will operate on several key routes between 0730-0900 (some routes will run until 0930) and 1430-1630 on weekdays. On designated routes 'school services' will operate on an every other bus basis. We ask that schoolchildren travelling without adults use the designated 'school services' where these are provided, to help ensure space for customers on other services.

      METROPOLITAN LINE: Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 April, no service between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Aldgate. Use Chiltern Railways services between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Marylebone, however, please note that these services will not call at Rickmansworth this weekend (Metropolitan line trains stop as normal). Replacement buses operate.

      Change for Walk to South Merton

      • South Merton

      Travel disruption notes

      None known at this time

      Change for

        Travel disruption notes

        We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this we will be adding over 200 extra buses to our network from Monday 8 March. We will also be prioritising some of our bus services for school travel from this date. Government guidance allows for all seats to be occupied on these 'school services', doubling their capacity, which is currently limited due to necessary social distancing. These 'school services' will be clearly signed and will operate on several key routes between 0730-0900 (some routes will run until 0930) and 1430-1630 on weekdays. On designated routes 'school services' will operate on an every other bus basis. We ask that schoolchildren travelling without adults use the designated 'school services' where these are provided, to help ensure space for customers on other services.

        Plaistow to South Merton

        Leave at 12:57 and arrive at 13:58
        Journey time 01:01
        You will need to make 5 changes

        Start with District line to Monument

        • West Ham Underground Station
        • Bromley-by-Bow Underground Station
        • Bow Road Underground Station
        • Mile End Underground Station
        • Stepney Green Underground Station
        • Whitechapel Underground Station
        • Aldgate East Underground Station
        • Tower Hill Underground Station
        • Monument Underground Station

        Travel disruption notes

        CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

        Change for Walk to Bank

        • Bank

        Travel disruption notes

        WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

        Change for Northern line to Morden

        • London Bridge Underground Station
        • Borough Underground Station
        • Elephant & Castle Underground Station
        • Kennington Underground Station
        • Oval Underground Station
        • Stockwell Underground Station
        • Clapham North Underground Station
        • Clapham Common Underground Station
        • Clapham South Underground Station
        • Balham Underground Station
        • Tooting Bec Underground Station
        • Tooting Broadway Underground Station
        • Colliers Wood Underground Station
        • South Wimbledon Underground Station
        • Morden Underground Station

        Travel disruption notes

        WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

        We are committed to helping London's schools remain open and operate safely and to help this we will be adding over 200 extra buses to our network from Monday 8 March. We will also be prioritising some of our bus services for school travel from this date. Government guidance allows for all seats to be occupied on these 'school services', doubling their capacity, which is currently limited due to necessary social distancing. These 'school services' will be clearly signed and will operate on several key routes between 0730-0900 (some routes will run until 0930) and 1430-1630 on weekdays. On designated routes 'school services' will operate on an every other bus basis. We ask that schoolchildren travelling without adults use the designated 'school services' where these are provided, to help ensure space for customers on other services.

        Change for Walk to South Merton

        • South Merton

        Travel disruption notes

        UPPER TULSE HILL, SW2: From 10:00 Monday 30 March until 18:00 Wednesday 5 May, buses are diverted via Christchurch Road between Hardel Road and Roupell Road, missing out stops from Hardel Road 'D' to Roupell Road 'BL'.

        Change for

          Travel disruption notes

          LONDON ROAD, SM3: Route 413 is on diversion in both directions due to a burst water main. Buses are diverted via Sutton Common Road and Oldfield Road, missing stops from Ash Road (SJ) to London Road / St Anthony's Hospital (HS) towards Sutton and from London Road / St Anthony's Hospital (HV) to Sutton Common Road (SL) towards Morden.

          STONECOT HILL: Route 413 is on diversion due to a burst water main. Buses will miss the stops London Road/St Anthonys Hospital, Stonecot Hill/Garth Road, Burleigh Road, Sutton Common Road and Ash Road. Use the stop West Sutton Station or use stops on Tudor Drive. Buses are diverted via Oldfields Road and Sutton Common Road.

          Buses

          Average journey time: 3 hours 10 mins

          Cycle

          Average journey time: 1 hour 40 mins

          Return journey: South Merton to Plaistow

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