There are 7 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Tower of London by train, subway, ferry, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  5 min

  1. Take the train from Limehouse to London Fenchurch Street Dlr

£1 - £5

6 alternative options

Subway  •  6 min

  1. Take the subway from Canary Wharf station to London Bridge station Jubilee

£2 - £3

Ferry  •  11 min

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

Bus  •  12 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotherhithe, Bywater Place to Bermondsey, Boss Street 381 / ...

£2

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Tower of London 2.7 miles

£9 - £12

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to Tower of London 2.7 miles

£8 - £12

Walk  •  59 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Tower of London 3.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Tower of London is to bus which costs £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Tower of London is to train which costs £1 - £5 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotherhithe, Bywater Place and arriving at Bermondsey, Boss Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 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 Limehouse and arriving at London Fenchurch Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Tower of London is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Tower of London without a car is to train which takes 5 min and costs £1 - £5.

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The train from Limehouse to London Fenchurch Street takes 5 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Canary Wharf to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Rotherhithe, Bywater Place station.

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What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Tower of London, England?

c2c operates a train from Limehouse to London Fenchurch Street every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 5 min. Dockland Light Railway (DLR) also services this route every 15 minutes. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Rotherhithe, Bywater Place to Bermondsey, Boss Street every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 12 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Limehouse to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Poplar DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £5
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canary Wharf station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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 Rotherhithe, Bywater Place to Bermondsey, Boss Street
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to City of London, Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Unknown
The Kings Ferry
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Monument
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Clarkes of 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
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Canary Wharf to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£8 - £12
Assist
£9 - £13
UberX
£9 - £13
UberXL
£12 - £17
Exec
£15 - £20
Lux
£20 - £27
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
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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Canary Wharf to Tower of London train services, operated by c2c, depart from Limehouse station.

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Tower of London is to train which takes 5 min and costs £1 - £5. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 12 min.

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Canary Wharf to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Bermondsey, Boss Street station.

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Canary Wharf to Tower of London train services, operated by c2c, arrive at London Fenchurch Street station.

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