There are 4 ways to get from Limehouse to ExCeL London 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  15 min

  1. Dlr

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 min

  1. N551

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. 3.2 miles

$22 - $27

Walk  •  1 h 3 min

  1. 3.3 miles

What companies run services between Limehouse, England and ExCeL London, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Limehouse to ExCeL London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Limehouse to ExCeL London hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Limehouse DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse, Lowell Street to Custom House
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Limehouse to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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 Limehouse and ExCeL London is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Limehouse to ExCeL London is to bus which costs £2 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Limehouse to ExCeL London is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs £16 - £20.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Limehouse DLR Station and arriving at Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Limehouse, Lowell Street and arriving at Custom House. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

The train from Limehouse DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.