There are 6 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Tobacco Dock by train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr

$2 - $3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the bus from Limehouse Police Station to Shadwell, Tobacco Dock D3 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Tobacco Dock 2 miles

$13 - $17

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to Tobacco Dock 2 miles

$11 - $17

Walk  •  37 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Tobacco Dock 2 miles

Bikeshare  •  18 min

  1. Cycle from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Reardon Street, Wapping 2.4 miles

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

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Canary Wharf to Tobacco Dock every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Tobacco Dock every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse Police Station to Shadwell, Tobacco Dock
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canary Wharf to Tobacco Dock
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$11 - $17
uberASSIST
$13 - $19
uberX
$13 - $19
ACCESS
$12 - $18
uberXL
$16 - $22
UberEXEC
$26 - $40
UberLUX
$40 - $60
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Reardon Street, Wapping
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Tobacco Dock
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Canary Wharf and Tobacco Dock is 3 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Tobacco Dock is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Tobacco Dock is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs £9 - £12.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canary Wharf DLR Station and arriving at Shadwell DLR Station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Limehouse Police Station and arriving at Shadwell, Tobacco Dock. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

The train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station takes 8 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.