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There are 7 ways to get from Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier by ferry, bus, train, taxi or foot

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Ferry  •  25 min

  1. Take the ferry from Greenwich Pier to Canary Wharf Pier Rb1

Cheapest option

Train via Heron Quays DLR Station  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Cutty Sark to Heron Quays DLR Station Dlr

£1 - £5

5 alternative options

Bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the bus from Island Gardens to Heron Quays, Marsh Wall Heron Quay N550 / ...

£2

Bus via Canary Wharf, Westferry Circus Canary Wharf Pier  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Island Gardens to Canary Wharf, Westferry Circus Canary Wharf Pier N550 / ...

£2

Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Cutty Sark to Westferry DLR Station Dlr

£1 - £6

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier 3.6 miles

£11 - £14

Walk  •  53 min

  1. Walk from Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier 2.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier is to train via Heron Quays DLR Station which costs £1 - £5 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier is to taxi which costs £11 - £14 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Island Gardens and arriving at Heron Quays, Marsh Wall Heron Quay. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Greenwich Pier and arriving at Canary Wharf Pier. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cutty Sark and arriving at Heron Quays DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Greenwich and Nelson Dock Pier is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier without a car is to ferry which takes 25 min and costs .

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The ferry from Greenwich Pier to Canary Wharf Pier takes 12 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Island Gardens station.

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Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Cutty Sark station.

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Map of how to get from Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier.
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  • Distance: 2 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Greenwich, Greater London, England and Nelson Dock Pier, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Island Gardens to Heron Quays, Marsh Wall Heron Quay every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Cutty Sark to Heron Quays DLR Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Cutty Sark to Heron Quays DLR Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £5
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Train from Cutty Sark to Westferry DLR Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Island Gardens to Heron Quays, Marsh Wall Heron Quay
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Island Gardens to Canary Wharf, Westferry Circus Canary Wharf Pier
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Ferry operators
Thames Clippers
Phone
+44 20 7674 2251
Website
thamesclippers.com
Ferry from Greenwich Pier to Canary Wharf Pier
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Thames Clippers
Other operators
Taxi from Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740

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The best way to get from Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier is to bus which takes 28 min and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train via Heron Quays DLR Station, which costs £1 - £5 and takes 29 min.

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Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heron Quays, Marsh Wall Heron Quay station.

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Greenwich to Nelson Dock Pier train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Heron Quays DLR Station.

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There are 30434+ hotels available in Nelson Dock Pier. Prices start at £75 per night.

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