There are 4 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Royal Victoria Dock by train, taxi or foot

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Train via Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Poplar DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station Dlr

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Train  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Poplar DLR Station to Pontoon Dock DLR Station Dlr

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Royal Victoria Dock 2.9 miles

$20 - $25

Walk  •  51 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Royal Victoria Dock 2.7 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poplar DLR Station station and arriving at Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Royal Victoria Dock is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Royal Victoria Dock without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs .

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The train from Poplar DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Canary Wharf to Royal Victoria Dock train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Poplar DLR Station.

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Canary Wharf to Royal Victoria Dock train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station.

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There are 8099+ hotels available in Royal Victoria Dock. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canary Wharf to Royal Victoria Dock.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Royal Victoria Dock, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Canary Wharf to Royal Victoria Dock every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Poplar DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Poplar DLR Station to Pontoon Dock DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Royal Victoria Dock
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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