There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool Street to Beckton by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Beckton DLR Station Dlr

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the bus from Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street to Beckton, Kingsford Way N551

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool Street to Beckton 6.8 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Street to Beckton 6.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Liverpool Street to Beckton 6.8 miles

$24 - $35

What companies run services between Liverpool Street, England and Beckton, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Liverpool Street to Beckton every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Liverpool Street to Beckton hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Beckton DLR Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street to Beckton, Kingsford Way
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Liverpool Street to Beckton
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$24 - $35
uberACCESS
$26 - $35
uberASSIST
$26 - $35
uberX
$26 - $35
UberEXEC
$35 - $55
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberLUX
$60 - $85
Taxi from Liverpool Street to Beckton
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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

How far is it from Liverpool Street to Beckton?

The distance between Liverpool Street and Beckton is 10 km. The road distance is 11 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to Beckton?

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to Beckton is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool Street to Beckton?

The quickest way to get from Liverpool Street to Beckton is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs £29 - £35.

Is there a direct train between Liverpool Street and Beckton?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tower Gateway DLR Station and arriving at Beckton DLR Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

Is there a direct bus between Liverpool Street and Beckton?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street and arriving at Beckton, Kingsford Way. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Liverpool Street to Beckton?

The train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Beckton DLR Station takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.