There are 5 ways to get from Leicester Square Underground Station to ExCeL London by subway, 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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Tube, train  •  43 min

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

$6 - $8

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Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden to Custom House Station N551

$3

3 alternative options

Bus via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Prince Regent Station N551

$3

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leicester Square Underground Station to ExCeL London 7.8 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Leicester Square Underground Station to ExCeL London 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

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

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden and arriving at Custom House Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Leicester Square Underground Station and ExCeL London is 7 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Leicester Square Underground Station to ExCeL London without a car is to Tube and train which takes 43 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Leicester Square Underground Station to ExCeL London, including transfers.

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Leicester Square Underground Station to ExCeL London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden station.

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

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Map of how to get from Leicester Square Underground Station to ExCeL London.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Leicester Square Underground Station to ExCeL London hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Embankment Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Prince Regent Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Leicester Square Underground Station to ExCeL London
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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