There are 9 ways to get from London Docklands to Tower Bridge by subway, train, bus, ferry, 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

Tube  •  24 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Train  •  25 min

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

$2 - $3

7 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Canary Wharf, West India Avenue D7 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Tower Hill, Tower Pier Rb1

$10 - $13

Line 734 bus  •  34 min

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

$3

Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to City of London, Fenchurch Street Station 700 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

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

$16 - $20

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Docklands to Tower Bridge is to line 734 bus which costs £3 and takes 34 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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The distance between London Docklands and Tower Bridge is 2 miles.

The Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station takes 6 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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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 every four hours, 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 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The best way to get from London Docklands to Tower Bridge is to train which takes 25 min and costs £1 - £3. Alternatively, you can line 734 bus, which costs £3 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 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, Brookline operates a bus from London Docklands to Tower Bridge every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canary Wharf Underground Station to London Bridge Underground 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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Canary Wharf, West India Avenue
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
brooklinecoaches.co.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to City of London, Fenchurch Street Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to City of London, Fenchurch Street Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Tower Hill, Tower Pier
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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
$29 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Jubilee Plaza, Canary Wharf to St. Katharine's Way, Tower
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from London Docklands to Tower Bridge
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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