There are 5 ways to get from Barking to ExCeL London by train, bus, taxi or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Gallions Reach DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station Dlr

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Line 300 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Wallend, Charlemont Road to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road 300

$3

Line 325 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 325 bus from Wallend, Quay Road to Custom House, Leslie Road 325

$3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to ExCeL London 4.8 miles

$30 - $40

Walk  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Walk from Barking to ExCeL London 4.1 miles

What companies run services between Barking, England and ExCeL London, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Barking to ExCeL London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Barking to ExCeL London every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Gallions Reach DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Wallend, Charlemont Road to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Wallend, Quay Road to Custom House, Leslie Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Barking to ExCeL London?

The distance between Barking and ExCeL London is 5 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Barking to ExCeL London?

The cheapest way to get from Barking to ExCeL London is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Barking to ExCeL London?

The quickest way to get from Barking to ExCeL London is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs £22 - £27.

Is there a direct train between Barking and ExCeL London?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gallions Reach DLR Station and arriving at Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

Is there a direct bus between Barking and ExCeL London?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wallend, Charlemont Road and arriving at Custom House, Victoria Dock Road. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Barking to ExCeL London?

The train from Gallions Reach DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.