There are 4 ways to get from Rainham to London Docklands by train, subway, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Train, Tube  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (London) to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Canary Wharf Underground Station Jubilee

$8 - $12

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Line 287 bus, night bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 287 bus from Rainham Village School to Barking Town Centre 287
  2. Take the night bus from Barking Town Centre to Poplar Recreation Ground DLR N15

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainham to London Docklands 10.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Rainham to London Docklands 10.6 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Rainham to London Docklands is to line 287 bus and night bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainham to London Docklands is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rainham to London Docklands. However, there are services departing from Rainham Village School and arriving at Poplar Recreation Ground DLR via Barking Town Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between Rainham and London Docklands is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Rainham to London Docklands without a car is to train and Tube which takes 25 min and costs £6 - £10.

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It takes approximately 25 min to get from Rainham to London Docklands, including transfers.

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Rainham to London Docklands bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Rainham Village School station.

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Rainham to London Docklands bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Poplar Recreation Ground DLR station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rainham to London Docklands is 11 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Rainham to London Docklands.

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There are 8266+ hotels available in London Docklands. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 9.5 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Rainham, Greater London, England and London Docklands, England?

There is no direct connection from Rainham to London Docklands. However, you can take the train to West Ham, take the walk to West Ham Underground Station, take the Tube to Canary Wharf Underground Station, then take the walk to London Docklands. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rainham to London Docklands via Barking Town Centre and Poplar Recreation Ground DLR in around 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Rainham (London) to West Ham
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to Canary Wharf Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Rainham Village School to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Barking Town Centre to Poplar Recreation Ground DLR
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rainham to London Docklands
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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