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There are 4 ways to get from Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

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

£1 - £5

3 alternative options

Bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Tower Gateway N551

£2

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station 6.2 miles

£35 - £45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station 6.2 miles

£1 - £2

Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station by trains

The train journey time between Beckton and Tower Hill Underground Station is around 27 min and covers a distance of around 7 miles. The fastest train normally takes 27 min. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), the Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station train service departs from Beckton DLR Station and arrives in Tower Gateway DLR Station. Typically 957 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
27 min
Fastest train time:
27 min
Trains per week:
957
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:05
Last train departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station train schedules

Trains departing Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Beckton → Tower Hill Underground Station
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The fastest way to get from Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £35 - £45.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Beckton, Kingsford Way and arriving at Tower Gateway. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 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 Tower Hill Underground Station is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs £1 - £5.

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The train from Beckton DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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

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Beckton to Tower Hill 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 Tower Hill Underground Station is to train which takes 27 min and costs £1 - £5. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Beckton, England and Tower Hill Underground Station, England?

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. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Tower Gateway hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 33 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
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 Tower Gateway
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
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 Tower Hill Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tower Gateway station.

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Beckton to Tower Hill 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 Tower Hill Underground Station is 6 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Beckton to Tower Hill Underground Station.

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