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There are 5 ways to get from Beckton to Hendon by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Beckton DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to London Bridge station
  3. Take the subway from London Bridge station to Hendon Central station

£4 - £10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N551
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Hendon Way N113 / ...

£4

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Line 300 bus, subway, line 113 bus  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Canning Town 300
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to Finchley Road station
  3. Take the line 113 bus from South Hampstead, Finchley Road O2 Centre to Hendon War Memorial 113

£6 - £8

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Beckton to Hendon 19.1 miles

£60 - £80

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Beckton to Hendon 19.1 miles

£2 - £5

Beckton to Hendon by train and subway

The journey time between Beckton and Hendon is around 1h 6m and covers a distance of around 19 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 1m. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR) and London Underground (Tube), the Beckton to Hendon service departs from Beckton DLR Station and arrives in Hendon Central station. Typically 904 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 6m
Fastest journey time:
1h 1m
Services per week:
904
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:25
Last service departs at:
23:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beckton to Hendon train and subway schedules

Departing Friday, June 18, 2021

Beckton → Hendon
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beckton to Hendon is to bus which costs £4 and takes 2h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Beckton to Hendon is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Beckton to Hendon. However, there are services departing from Beckton, Kingsford Way and arriving at Hendon Way via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Beckton station to Hendon station. However, there are services departing from Beckton DLR Station and arriving at Hendon Central station via Canning Town station and London Bridge station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Beckton and Hendon is 13 miles. The road distance is 19.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Beckton to Hendon without a car is to train and subway which takes 59 min and costs £4 - £10.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Beckton to Hendon, including transfers.

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Beckton to Hendon bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Beckton, Kingsford Way station.

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Beckton to Hendon train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Beckton DLR Station.

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Beckton to Hendon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hendon Way station.

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Map of how to get from Beckton to Hendon.
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  • Distance: 13.2 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Beckton, England and Hendon, Greater London, England?

You can take a bus from Beckton to Hendon via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square in around 2h 4m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Beckton DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from London Bridge station to Hendon Central station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Canning Town station to Finchley Road station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from South Hampstead, Finchley Road O2 Centre to Hendon War Memorial
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Hendon Way
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Beckton to Hendon
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
£60 - £80
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk

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Beckton to Hendon train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Hendon Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Beckton to Hendon is 19 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Beckton to Hendon.

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