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There are 6 ways to get from Beckton to The O2 Arena by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train via Canning Town DLR Station  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Beckton DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr

£4 - £8

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Train  •  43 min

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

£1 - £5

4 alternative options

Train #2  •  30 min

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

£1 - £5

Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Beckton Bus Station to East India Station L75

£2

Taxi  •  7 min

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

£12 - £15

Walk  •  1h 16m

  1. Walk from Beckton to The O2 Arena 4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Beckton to The O2 Arena is to bus which costs £2 and takes 34 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Beckton Bus Station station and arriving at East India Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 23 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 Arena is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Beckton to The O2 Arena without a car is to train via Canning Town DLR Station which takes 20 min and costs £3 - £8.

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It takes approximately 20 min to get from Beckton to The O2 Arena, including transfers.

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Beckton to The O2 Arena bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Beckton Bus Station.

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Beckton to The O2 Arena 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 Arena is to train via Canning Town DLR Station which takes 20 min and costs £3 - £8. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Beckton to The O2 Arena.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

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

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Beckton DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Beckton Bus Station to East India Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 23 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
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 Bus Station to East India Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Beckton to The O2 Arena
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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Beckton to The O2 Arena bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at East India Station.

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Beckton to The O2 Arena train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Canning Town DLR Station.

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There are 19761+ hotels available in The O2 Arena. Prices start at £75 per night.

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