There are 6 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station by train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Train  •  16 min

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

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Westferry Station to Whitechapel, Old Montague Street D3

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station 2.3 miles

$14 - $17

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station 2.3 miles

$8 - $14

Walk  •  48 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station 2.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  17 min

  1. Cycle from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel 2.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Whitechapel Underground Station is 2 miles.

It takes approximately 16 min to get from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Westferry Station station and arriving at Whitechapel, Old Montague Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canary Wharf station to Whitechapel Underground Station. However, there are services departing from Canary Wharf DLR Station and arriving at Whitechapel via Shadwell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 min.

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What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Whitechapel Underground Station, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Westferry Station to Whitechapel, Old Montague Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$8 - $14
uberACCESS
$9 - $13
uberASSIST
$9 - $13
uberX
$9 - $13
uberXL
$12 - $18
UberEXEC
$17 - $23
UberLUX
$26 - $35
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$14 - $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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Trips to Whitechapel Underground Station