There are 5 ways to get from Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Poplar DLR Station to Canary Wharf DLR Station Dlr

$3 - $5

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Train via Royal Victoria Dock  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station Dlr

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House Station to Poplar, Upper North Street N551

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station 3 miles

$21 - $25

Walk  •  51 min

  1. Walk from Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station 2.7 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House Station station and arriving at Poplar, Upper North Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pontoon Dock DLR Station station and arriving at Poplar DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Royal Victoria Dock and Canary Wharf DLR Station is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 23 min to get from Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station, including transfers.

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Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Custom House Station.

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Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Pontoon Dock DLR Station.

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The best way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station is to train which takes 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 44 min.

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Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Poplar, Upper North Street station.

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Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Canary Wharf DLR Station.

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Map of how to get from Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between Royal Victoria Dock, England and Canary Wharf DLR Station, England?

You can take a train from Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station via Pontoon Dock DLR Station and Poplar DLR Station in around 23 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Poplar DLR Station to Canary Wharf DLR Station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House Station to Poplar, Upper North Street
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to Canary Wharf DLR Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$21 - $25
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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