Duration 29 min
Distance 9 miles
Average price £5
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Thamesmead and Canary Wharf takes 29 min and the fastest train takes 26 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Thamesmead to Canary Wharf. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Abbey Wood (London)
  2. Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
  3. Canary Wharf
30 min
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£3 - £16

Thamesmead to Canary Wharf train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Thamesmead and Canary Wharf. The earliest departure is at 05:17 in the morning, and the last departure from Thamesmead is at 12:48 which arrives into Canary Wharf at 13:18. All services require a transfer at Woolwich Arsenal and take an average of 29 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Thamesmead to Canary Wharf station. However, there are services departing from Abbey Wood (London) and arriving at Poplar DLR Station via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Thamesmead and Canary Wharf is 6 miles. The road distance is 9 miles.

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Thamesmead to Canary Wharf train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Abbey Wood (London) station.

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Thamesmead to Canary Wharf train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Poplar DLR Station.

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