There are 4 ways to get from Liverpool Street to ExCeL London by 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  36 min

  1. Dlr

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  40 min

  1. N551

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. 5.6 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  13 min

  1. 5.6 miles

$1 - $2

What companies run services between Liverpool Street, England and ExCeL London, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Liverpool Street to ExCeL London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Liverpool Street to ExCeL London hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street to Custom House
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool Street to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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 Liverpool Street and ExCeL London is 8 km. The road distance is 9 km.

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to ExCeL London is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Liverpool Street to ExCeL London is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs £25 - £30.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tower Gateway DLR Station and arriving at Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street and arriving at Custom House. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

The train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.