The Environment Agency, Thames Barrier
Thames Barrier, Eastmoor Street, Charlton, London SE7 8LX
Tel: 020 88534081 Fax: 01454 624 409
By Foot or Bike:
The office is accessible from the Thames
path by bike or by foot. From Charlton Station walk to the left
onto the A206. MAKRO is ahead on the left. Right along the
A206, Eastmoor St is third left after PCWorld. Walk through
the Thames Barrier Industrial Estate, the Thames Barrier is in
front. Cycle paths down the A206 are in both directions.
By Rail: The nearest stations are either Charlton or
By Bus/Coach: The 180 from Lewisham and Greenwich
going to Woolwich. The 177 from Peckham and
Thamesmead. The 161 between North Greenwich
and Chislehurst. The 472 between North Greenwich and
Thamesmead. All stop at the top of Eastmoor
Street on the A206.
By Road: The A206 passes the top of Eastmoor Street. There
is a sign indicating the turn down towards the barrier. No right
turn into Eastmoor Street, turn via roundabout and come
down the A206 towards Charlton, left at the signposted
junction. The A206 is accessable from the A2 by changing on
to the A102M Blackwall Tunnel Approach Road, then coming
off at signposted junction onto the A206. Car parking
available in the visitors centre.
City Airport: From airport, walk to Fernhill Street, take the
473 bus towards North Woolwich Ferry or the 474 Manor
Park. Take Woolwich ferry to the south side. Then a short
walk, take either the 161, 177, 180 or 472 bus and get off
at the top of Eastmoor Street, A206.