There are 4 ways to get from ExCeL London to Aldgate East by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station Dlr

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House Station to Aldgate Bus Station N551

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

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

$29 - $35

Drive  •  10 min

  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 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from ExCeL London to Aldgate East is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 10 min.

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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 train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House Station station and arriving at Aldgate Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station station and arriving at Tower Gateway DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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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 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from ExCeL London to Aldgate East hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 28 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House Station to Aldgate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from ExCeL London to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$29 - $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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