There are 4 ways to get from Purfleet 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  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Purfleet to Limehouse
  2. Take the train from Limehouse DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station Dlr

$9 - $14

3 alternative options

Train, line 147 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Purfleet to Barking
  2. Take the line 147 bus from Plashet, High Street North to Custom House Station 147

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purfleet to ExCeL London 12.4 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Purfleet to ExCeL London 12.4 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Purfleet to ExCeL London is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 18 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Purfleet to ExCeL London is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 18 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Purfleet to ExCeL London station. However, there are services departing from Purfleet and arriving at Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station via Limehouse DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.

More details

The distance between Purfleet and ExCeL London is 9 miles. The road distance is 12.4 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Purfleet to ExCeL London without a car is to train which takes 43 min and costs £7 - £11.

More details

It takes approximately 43 min to get from Purfleet to ExCeL London, including transfers.

More details

Purfleet to ExCeL London train services, operated by c2c, depart from Purfleet station.

More details

Purfleet to ExCeL London train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Purfleet to ExCeL London is 12 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Purfleet to ExCeL London.

Get driving directions

There are 8175+ hotels available in ExCeL London. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Purfleet to ExCeL London.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

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

You can take a train from Purfleet to ExCeL London via Limehouse, Limehouse DLR Station, and Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station in around 43 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Purfleet to Limehouse
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Purfleet to Barking
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Limehouse DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plashet, High Street North to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purfleet to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.