There are 8 ways to get from Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train, Tube  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station Jubilee

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  58 min

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

$3

6 alternative options

Train, Tube via Monument Underground Station  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Monument Underground Station to St. James's Park Underground Station Circle / ...

$6 - $9

Bus via Charing Cross  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House Station to Charing Cross N551

$3

Train, line 751 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 751 bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Westminster Abbey 700 / ...

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster 8.4 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster 8.4 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Walk from Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster 8.3 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and arriving at Covent Garden, Savoy Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Royal Victoria Dock and Westminster is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster without a car is to train and Tube which takes 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster, including transfers.

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

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Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster 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 Westminster is 8 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster.

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Map of how to get from Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster.
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  • Distance: 7.2 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 40 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 5 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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Monument Underground Station to St. James's Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House Station to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to Westminster
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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