There are 5 ways to get from ExCeL London to Canary Wharf DLR Station by train, bus, taxi or foot

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  •  17 min

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

$3 - $6

Cheapest option

Train via ExCeL London  •  22 min

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

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House Station to Poplar, Upper North Street N551

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from ExCeL London to Canary Wharf DLR Station 2.8 miles

$20 - $25

Walk  •  51 min

  1. Walk from ExCeL London to Canary Wharf DLR Station 2.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from ExCeL London to Canary Wharf DLR Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from ExCeL London to Canary Wharf DLR Station is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs £15 - £19.

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The distance between ExCeL London and Canary Wharf DLR Station is 3 km.

It takes approximately 17 min to get from ExCeL London to Canary Wharf DLR Station, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House Station and arriving at Poplar, Upper North Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station and arriving at Poplar DLR Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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What companies run services between ExCeL London, England and Canary Wharf DLR Station, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from ExCeL London to Canary Wharf DLR Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from ExCeL London to Canary Wharf DLR Station hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House Station to Poplar, Upper North Street
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from ExCeL London to Canary Wharf DLR Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
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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