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There are 6 ways to get from Beckton to The O2 by train, subway, 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, subway  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Beckton DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to North Greenwich station Jubilee

£4 - £8

Cheapest option

Train via East India DLR Station  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Beckton DLR Station to East India DLR Station Dlr

£1 - £5

4 alternative options

Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Beckton DLR Station to Blackwall DLR Station Dlr

£1 - £5

Line 300 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Canning Town N551 / ...

£4

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Beckton to The O2 3.7 miles

£12 - £15

Walk  •  1h 16m

  1. Walk from Beckton to The O2 4 miles

Beckton to The O2 by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Beckton and The O2 is around 21 min and covers a distance of around 5 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 18 min. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR) and London Underground (Tube), the Beckton to The O2 service departs from Beckton DLR Station and arrives in The O2. Typically 938 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
21 min
Fastest journey time:
18 min
Journey distance:
5 miles
Services per week:
938
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:25
Last service departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beckton to The O2 train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Saturday, July 24, 2021

Beckton → The O2
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in The O2 is 111.

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The social distance requirement in The O2 is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beckton to The O2 is to train via East India DLR Station which costs £1 - £5 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beckton to The O2 is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 7 min.

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

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The distance between Beckton and The O2 is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Beckton to The O2 without a car is to train and subway which takes 21 min and costs £3 - £8.

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It takes approximately 21 min to get from Beckton to The O2, including transfers.

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Beckton to The O2 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 The O2 is to train via East India DLR Station which takes 42 min and costs £1 - £5. Alternatively, you can line 300 bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 37 min.

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Beckton to The O2 train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at North Greenwich station.

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There are 3755+ hotels available in The O2. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Beckton to The O2.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Beckton, England and The O2, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Beckton DLR Station to East India DLR Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Canning Town every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 29 min.

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
Train from Beckton DLR Station to East India DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 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
Train from Beckton DLR Station to Blackwall DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 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 North Greenwich station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 Canning Town
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Beckton to The O2
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
£12 - £15
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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