There are 5 ways to get from Canning Town station to Tower Bridge by train, bus, taxi, 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  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station Dlr

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from Canning Town to Wapping, St Katherine Dock N551

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canning Town station to Tower Bridge 4.1 miles

$22 - $27

Walk  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Walk from Canning Town station to Tower Bridge 4.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  48 min

  1. Cycle from East India Dlr, Blackwall to St. Katharine's Way, Tower 3.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Canning Town station to Tower Bridge is to bus which costs £2 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canning Town station to Tower Bridge is to taxi which costs £16 - £20 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Canning Town station and Tower Bridge is 4 miles.

The train from Canning Town DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canning Town and arriving at Wapping, St Katherine Dock. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canning Town DLR Station station and arriving at Tower Gateway DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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What companies run services between Canning Town station, England and Tower Bridge, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Canning Town station to Tower Bridge every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 14 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Canning Town station to Tower Bridge hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Wapping, St Katherine Dock
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from East India Dlr, Blackwall to St. Katharine's Way, Tower
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canning Town station to Tower Bridge
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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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