There are 4 ways to get from Rayleigh 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  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Rayleigh to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to West Silvertown DLR Station Dlr

$16 - $23

3 alternative options

Line 25 bus, train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 25 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basildon to Limehouse

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rayleigh to ExCeL London 30.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Rayleigh to ExCeL London 30.9 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rayleigh to ExCeL London is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Rayleigh to ExCeL London is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 37 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Rayleigh to ExCeL London station. However, there are services departing from Rayleigh and arriving at West Silvertown DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

More details

The distance between Rayleigh and ExCeL London is 25 miles. The road distance is 30.9 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Rayleigh to ExCeL London without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £12 - £18.

More details

It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Rayleigh to ExCeL London, including transfers.

More details

Rayleigh to ExCeL London train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Rayleigh station.

More details

Rayleigh to ExCeL London train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at West Silvertown DLR Station.

More details

Map of how to get from Rayleigh to ExCeL London.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 25.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Rayleigh to ExCeL London via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, and West Silvertown DLR Station in around 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to West Silvertown DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to Limehouse
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rayleigh to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.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.