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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Train  •  16 min

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

$3 - $5

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Bus  •  30 min

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

$3

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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

$7 - $10

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

The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station without a car is to train which takes 16 min and costs .

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

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Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Westferry Station.

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

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station is to train which takes 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 30 min.

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Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Whitechapel, Old Montague Street station.

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Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Shadwell DLR Station.

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Map of how to get from Canary Wharf to Whitechapel Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 2 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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
Pool
$8 - $14
Access
$9 - $13
Assist
$9 - $13
UberX
$9 - $13
UberXL
$12 - $17
Exec
$16 - $22
Lux
$25 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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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