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There are 7 ways to get from Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Subway, train via Holborn station  •  51 min

  1. Take the subway from Holborn station to Bank station Central
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

£3 - £7

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Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road N551

£2

5 alternative options

Subway, train  •  42 min

  1. Take the subway from Euston Square station to Tower Hill station Circle
  2. Take the train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Royal Albert DLR Station Dlr

£3 - £8

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station 8.5 miles

£26 - £32

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station 8.5 miles

£1 - £2

Shuttle  •  22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Russell Square to London City Airport

£45 - £70

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from Russell Square to London City Airport 8.9 miles

£65 - £95

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The most affordable way to get from Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station is to bus, which costs £2 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station is to taxi which costs £26 - £32 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple, Aldwych and arriving at Custom House, Victoria Dock Road. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Russell Square station to Royal Albert DLR Station station. However, there are services departing from Holborn station and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Bank DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Russell Square and Royal Albert DLR Station is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station without a car is to subway and train via Holborn station which takes 51 min and costs £3 - £8.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station, including transfers.

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Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Temple, Aldwych station.

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Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Holborn station.

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Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Custom House, Victoria Dock Road station.

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  • Distance: 7.5 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Russell Square, England and Royal Albert DLR Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Temple, Aldwych to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road every 2 hours. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn station to Bank station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Euston Square station to Tower Hill station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Royal Albert DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
£26 - £32
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Russell Square to London City Airport
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Towncar from Russell Square to London City Airport
Estimated price
£65 - £95

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Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at London City Airport DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station is 8 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Russell Square to Royal Albert DLR Station.

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There are 29985+ hotels available in Royal Albert DLR Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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