Duration 21 min
Distance 6 miles
Average price £4
Frequency 6/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Poplar and British Museum takes 21 min and the fastest train takes 19 min. The train runs at least 6 times per hour from Poplar to British Museum. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train, subway • 24 min

  1. Poplar DLR Station
  2. Bank station
  3. British Museum
24 min
£3 - £8

Poplar to British Museum train times

Trains run every 10 minutes between Poplar and British Museum. The earliest departure is at 15:18 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Poplar is at 22:28 which arrives into British Museum at 22:49. All services require a transfer at Bank DLR Station and take an average of 21 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Poplar to British Museum? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Poplar station to British Museum station. However, there are services departing from Poplar DLR Station and arriving at Tottenham Court Road station via Bank station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 min.

More details

The distance between Poplar and British Museum is 5 miles. The road distance is 6 miles.

Get driving directions

Poplar to British Museum train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Poplar DLR Station.

More details

Poplar to British Museum train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Tottenham Court Road station.

More details

There are 3838+ hotels available in British Museum. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps