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Recommended option

Line 474 bus  •  7 min

  1. 474

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  11 min

  1. Dlr

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. 5.3 miles

$28 - $35

Walk  •  1 h 22 min

  1. 4.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  28 min

  1. 1.9 miles

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

London Buses operates a bus from Canning Town station to Woolwich every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Canning Town station to Woolwich every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 11 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, Pontoon Dock
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from East India Dlr, Blackwall to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canning Town station to Woolwich
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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 Canning Town station and Woolwich is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canning Town station to Woolwich is to line 474 bus which costs £2 and takes 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Canning Town station to Woolwich is to line 474 bus which takes 7 min and costs £2.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canning Town DLR Station and arriving at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canning Town and arriving at Silvertown, Pontoon Dock. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

The line 474 bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, Pontoon Dock takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.