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There are 8 ways to get from London Docklands to Tower Bridge by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Subway  •  24 min

  1. Take the subway from Canary Wharf station to London Bridge station Jubilee

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Train  •  24 min

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

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Line 734 bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the line 734 bus from Canary Wharf, Columbus Courtyard to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London 734

Line 135 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 135 bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to City of London, Duke's Place 135 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Docklands to Tower Bridge 3 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Docklands to Tower Bridge 3 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  56 min

  1. Walk from London Docklands to Tower Bridge 2.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  34 min

  1. Cycle from Jubilee Plaza, Canary Wharf to St. Katharine's Way, Tower 3 miles

$8 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from London Docklands to Tower Bridge is to line 135 bus which costs £2 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Docklands to Tower Bridge is to taxi which costs £13 - £16 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canary Wharf, Columbus Courtyard and arriving at Tower Hill, The Tower Of London. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poplar DLR Station station and arriving at Tower Gateway DLR Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between London Docklands and Tower Bridge is 2 miles.

The best way to get from London Docklands to Tower Bridge without a car is to subway which takes 24 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Canary Wharf station to London Bridge station takes 6 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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London Docklands to Tower Bridge bus services, operated by Brookline, depart from Canary Wharf, Columbus Courtyard station.

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London Docklands to Tower Bridge train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Poplar DLR Station.

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The best way to get from London Docklands to Tower Bridge is to train which takes 24 min and costs £1 - £3. Alternatively, you can line 734 bus, which costs and takes 34 min.

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Map of how to get from London Docklands to Tower Bridge.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between London Docklands, England and Tower Bridge, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London Docklands to Tower Bridge every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, Brookline operates a bus from London Docklands to Tower Bridge twice daily, and the journey takes 20 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canary Wharf station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Poplar DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Brookline
Phone
+44 1732 845656
Email
info@brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Website
brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Columbus Courtyard to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
brooklinecoaches.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to City of London, Duke's Place
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Docklands to Tower Bridge
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$9 - $15
Access
$10 - $15
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
UberXL
$14 - $20
Exec
$19 - $26
Lux
$30 - $40
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Jubilee Plaza, Canary Wharf to St. Katharine's Way, Tower
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from London Docklands to Tower Bridge
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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London Docklands to Tower Bridge bus services, operated by Brookline, arrive at Tower Hill, The Tower Of London station.

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London Docklands to Tower Bridge train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Tower Gateway DLR Station.

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