Liverpool Street to Lewisham by train

1) From Liverpool Street take the Central Line
2) Change at Bank to the Docklands Light Railway
3) Leave the train at Lewisham

How many stops? 16   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Liverpool Street → Bank change train Bank → Shadwell → Limehouse → Westferry → West India Quay → Canary Wharf → Heron Quays → South Quay → Crossharbour & London Arena → Mudchute → Island Gardens → Cutty Sark → Greenwich → Deptford Bridge → Elverson Road → Lewisham

Journey time? Approx 39 mins   Fare zones? 1, 2

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Adult fare for zones 1-2

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Adult train fare from Liverpool Street to Lewisham
Cash Oyster and Contactless Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap Weekly cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak (contactless) Anytime Off-peak
£4.90 £2.90 £2.40 £7 £7 £35.10 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a £35.10 £134.80 £1404

Child fare for zones 1-2

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Child train fare from Liverpool Street to Lewisham
Cash Oyster Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak Anytime Off-peak
Aged under-11 and accompanied by an adult, or with a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard
free
Aged 11-15 with a Young Visitor Discount applied to their Oyster card
Half the adult fare
Aged 11-15 with an 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 £0.85 £0.75 £3.50 £1.50 £6.50 (z1-4) n/a £17.60 £67.60 £704
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 Half the adult fare £13.10 (z1-4) n/a Same as the 11-15 fare

Note: Peak and off-peak prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. For Oyster cards and contactless bank cards ‘off peak’ is outside the hours of 6.30-9.30 AM and 4-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri) and all day Sat-Sun. Read more about London train fares and child train fares.

Lewisham tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Lewisham station
 (zone 2 & 3)

Parking near Lewisham train station

Pubs, restaurants and hotels near Lewisham station

Alternative train route from Liverpool Street:
Liverpool Street to Greenwich or Liverpool Street to New Cross

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Bank station – from the Central westbound platform to the DLR platform you’ll have four flights of stairs (10 and 23 steps up, and 2x12 steps down), and two escalators (or one escalator and a lift)

Lewisham station – from the DLR platform to the street you’ll have two flights of stairs (12 and 16 steps up)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Lewisham – We don’t recommend walking – the stations are 4¾ miles apart

Bus to Lewisham – Single fare: £1.50 (you may have to take more than one bus); Daily cap: £4.50; Weekly cap: £21.20; 1-day travelcard: £5; Weekly travelcard: £21.20; Monthly travelcard: £81.50; Annual travelcard: £848. See our adult bus fares and child bus fares pages for more details

Black taxi to Lewisham – The 4¾ miles from Liverpool Street to Lewisham will take anything from 20 to 34 mins in a taxi, and will cost approximately £20 to £31

Minicab to Lewisham – Here’s a list of minicab firms close to Liverpool Street station

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Note: This journey is computer created and may not be the fastest route. Allow extra time for cancellations/delays. Disabled access information about lifts, escalators and stairs should be double-checked before travel

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