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There are 5 ways to get from Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

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Bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to City of London, Bishopsgate N551

£2

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Beckton DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station Dlr

£1 - £5

Line 262 bus, subway  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 262 bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Plaistow 262
  2. Take the subway from Plaistow station to Liverpool Street station Hammersmith & City / ...

£4

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station 6.5 miles

£40 - £50

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station 6.5 miles

£1 - £2

Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station by bus

The bus journey time between Beckton and Liverpool Street Underground Station is around 37 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 35 min. Operated by London Buses, the Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station bus service departs from Beckton, Kingsford Way and arrives in City of London, Bishopsgate. Typically 110 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
37 min
Fastest bus time:
35 min
Buses per week:
110
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:20
Last bus departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station bus schedules

Beckton → Liverpool Street Underground Station
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The cost-effective way to get from Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station is to drive, which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Beckton, Kingsford Way and arriving at City of London, Bishopsgate. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Beckton DLR Station station and arriving at Tower Gateway DLR Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Beckton and Liverpool Street Underground Station is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station without a car is to bus which takes 37 min and costs £2.

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The bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to City of London, Bishopsgate takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Beckton, Kingsford Way station.

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

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The best way to get from Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station is to bus which takes 37 min and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £1 - £5 and takes 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 6 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Beckton, England and Liverpool Street Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to City of London, Bishopsgate hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Beckton DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Beckton DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
27 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 Plaistow station to Liverpool Street station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
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 City of London, Bishopsgate
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Plaistow
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
£40 - £50
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 Liverpool Street Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, Bishopsgate station.

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Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Tower Gateway DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station is 6 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Beckton to Liverpool Street Underground Station.

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