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There are 5 ways to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station by train, ferry, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  16 min

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

£1 - £6

4 alternative options

Ferry  •  23 min

  1. Take the ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Tower Hill, Tower Pier Rb1 / ...

Line 135 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 135 bus from Canary Wharf to City of London, Duke's Place N550 / ...

£2

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station 3.2 miles

£16 - £20

Walk  •  52 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station 2.7 miles

Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station by walk and train

The journey time between Canary Wharf (Station) and Tower Hill Underground Station is around 8 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 8 min. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), the Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station service departs from Canary Wharf (Station) and arrives in Tower Gateway DLR Station. Typically 964 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8 min
Fastest journey time:
8 min
Services per week:
964
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:03
Last service departs at:
23:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station walk and train schedules

Canary Wharf (Station) → Tower Hill Underground Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tower Hill Underground Station is 111.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station is to train which costs £1 - £6 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station is to taxi which costs £16 - £20 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canary Wharf and arriving at City of London, Duke's Place. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Canary Wharf Pier and arriving at Tower Hill, Tower Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poplar DLR Station station and arriving at Tower Gateway DLR Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf (Station) and Tower Hill Underground Station is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station without a car is to train which takes 16 min and costs £1 - £6.

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The train from Poplar DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Canary Wharf station.

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Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Poplar DLR Station.

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Map of how to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 2.4 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Canary Wharf (Station), England and Tower Hill Underground Station, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Poplar DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £6 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to City of London, Duke's Place every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Poplar DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
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 Canary Wharf to City of London, Duke's Place
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Ferry operators
Thames Clippers
Phone
+44 20 7674 2251
Website
thamesclippers.com
Ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Tower Hill, Tower Pier
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Thames Clippers
Other operators
Taxi from Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
£16 - £20
Weso Local
Phone
+44 208 8855 555
Website
cheaptaxifare.com
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
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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The best way to get from Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station is to train which takes 16 min and costs £1 - £6. Alternatively, you can line 135 bus, which costs £2 and takes 33 min.

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Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, Duke's Place station.

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Canary Wharf (Station) to Tower Hill Underground Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Tower Gateway DLR Station.

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