There are 5 ways to get from ExCeL London to W London Leicester Square by train, subway, 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.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Jubilee

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N551

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House to Charing Cross N551

$3

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from ExCeL London to W London Leicester Square 8 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from ExCeL London to W London Leicester Square 8 miles

$1 - $3

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

London Buses operates a bus from ExCeL London to W London Leicester Square hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from ExCeL London to W London Leicester Square
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$45 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between ExCeL London and W London Leicester Square is 11 km. The road distance is 13 km.

The cheapest way to get from ExCeL London to W London Leicester Square is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from ExCeL London to W London Leicester Square is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £30 - £40.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

It takes approximately 36 min to get from ExCeL London to W London Leicester Square, including transfers.