There are 4 ways to get from ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, Tube  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Tower Hill Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station District / ...

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House Station to Charing Cross, Bedford Street N551

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station 7.7 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station 7.7 miles

$1 - $3

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House Station station and arriving at Charing Cross, Bedford Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between ExCeL London and Leicester Square Underground Station is 7 miles. The road distance is 7.7 miles.

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The best way to get from ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station without a car is to train and Tube which takes 41 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station, including transfers.

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ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Custom House Station.

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ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Bedford Street station.

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Map of how to get from ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between ExCeL London, England and Leicester Square Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 42 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
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tower Hill Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House Station to Charing Cross, Bedford Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from ExCeL London to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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