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There are 5 ways to get from ExCeL London to Aldgate East by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  31m

  1. Take the train from Custom House to Tower Gateway DLR Station Dlr

$3 - $5

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Bus  •  33m

  1. Take the bus from Custom House Station to City of London, Duke's Place N551

$3

3 alternative options

Bus via Custom House, Victoria Dock Road  •  45m

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to City of London, Duke's Place N551

$3

Taxi  •  10m

  1. Take a taxi from ExCeL London to Aldgate East 4.8 miles

$19 - $23

Drive  •  10m

  1. Drive from ExCeL London to Aldgate East 4.8 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from ExCeL London to Aldgate East is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10m.

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The quickest way to get from ExCeL London to Aldgate East is to taxi which costs £14 - £18 and takes 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House Station station and arriving at City of London, Duke's Place. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Custom House and arriving at Tower Gateway DLR Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17m.

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The distance between ExCeL London and Aldgate East is 4 miles. The road distance is 4.8 miles.

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The best way to get from ExCeL London to Aldgate East without a car is to train which takes 31m and costs £2 - £4.

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The train from Custom House to Tower Gateway DLR Station takes 17m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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ExCeL London to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Custom House Station.

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ExCeL London to Aldgate East train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Custom House station.

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The best way to get from ExCeL London to Aldgate East is to train which takes 31m and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 33m.

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  • Distance: 4.4 miles
  • Duration: 31m

What companies run services between ExCeL London, England and Aldgate East, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from ExCeL London to Aldgate East every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 17m. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from ExCeL London to Aldgate East hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 27m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Custom House to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House Station to City of London, Duke's Place
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to City of London, Duke's Place
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from ExCeL London to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
10m
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk

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ExCeL London to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, Duke's Place station.

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ExCeL London to Aldgate East train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Tower Gateway DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between ExCeL London to Aldgate East is 5 miles. It takes approximately 10m to drive from ExCeL London to Aldgate East.

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There are 9252+ hotels available in Aldgate East. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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