There are 4 ways to get from Shadwell DLR to ExCeL London by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Shadwell DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station Dlr

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Shadwell, Tobacco Dock to Custom House Station N551

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shadwell DLR to ExCeL London 4.2 miles

$26 - $31

Walk  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Walk from Shadwell DLR to ExCeL London 4.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Shadwell DLR to ExCeL London is to bus which costs £2 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shadwell DLR to ExCeL London is to taxi which costs £20 - £25 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Shadwell DLR and ExCeL London is 4 miles.

The train from Shadwell DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shadwell, Tobacco Dock and arriving at Custom House Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shadwell DLR Station station and arriving at Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The best way to get from Shadwell DLR to ExCeL London without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs £2 - £3.

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Map of how to get from Shadwell DLR to ExCeL London.
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  • Distance: 3.7 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Shadwell DLR, England and ExCeL London, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Shadwell DLR to ExCeL London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Shadwell DLR to ExCeL London hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shadwell DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Shadwell, Tobacco Dock to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shadwell DLR to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$26 - $31
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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