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There are 6 ways to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye by train, subway, bus, ferry, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to Waterloo station Jubilee

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551

$3

4 alternative options

Train, line 76 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 76 bus from City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street to Waterloo, County Hall 76

$7 - $8

Ferry  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the ferry from North Greenwich Pier to Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier Rb1

$16 - $21

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye 7.6 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye 7.6 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and arriving at Covent Garden, Savoy Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from North Greenwich Pier and arriving at Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Royal Victoria Dock and London Eye is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye without a car is to train and subway which takes 42 min and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye, including transfers.

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Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road station.

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Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Covent Garden, Savoy Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye is 8 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye.

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  • Distance: 6.5 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Royal Victoria Dock, England and London Eye, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street to Waterloo, County Hall
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from North Greenwich Pier to Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to London Eye
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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