There are 8 ways to get from Shadwell DLR to Westminster by train, subway, bus, night bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Train, Tube  •  13 min

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

$4 - $7

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Shadwell to Battersea Park

$2 - $5

6 alternative options

Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Whitechapel, London Metropolitan University to Westminster Abbey 700 / ...

$3

Night bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Shadwell, Watney Market to Charing Cross N15

$3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shadwell DLR to Westminster 4.3 miles

$23 - $28

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Shadwell DLR to Westminster 4.3 miles

$13 - $19

Walk  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Walk from Shadwell DLR to Westminster 4.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  31 min

  1. Cycle from Watney Street, Shadwell to Kings Gate House, Westminster 4.3 miles

$10 - $13

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Whitechapel, London Metropolitan University and arriving at Westminster Abbey. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shadwell and arriving at Battersea Park. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Shadwell DLR and Westminster is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Shadwell DLR to Westminster without a car is to train and Tube which takes 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 13 min to get from Shadwell DLR to Westminster, including transfers.

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Shadwell DLR to Westminster bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Whitechapel, London Metropolitan University station.

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Shadwell DLR to Westminster train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Shadwell station.

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The best way to get from Shadwell DLR to Westminster is to train which takes 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 40 min.

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Shadwell DLR to Westminster bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Westminster Abbey station.

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Shadwell DLR to Westminster train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Battersea Park station.

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Map of how to get from Shadwell DLR to Westminster.
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  • Distance: 3.6 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Shadwell DLR, England and Westminster, England?

London Overground operates a train from Shadwell DLR to Westminster 5 times a week. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Shadwell DLR to Westminster every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 min. Clarkes of London also services this route every 30 minutes.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shadwell DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
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
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shadwell to Battersea Park
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$3 - $5
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Whitechapel, London Metropolitan University to Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Whitechapel, London Metropolitan University to Westminster, Gt Smith St Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Shadwell, Watney Market to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Shadwell DLR to Westminster
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$13 - $19
Access
$13 - $19
Assist
$13 - $19
UberX
$13 - $19
UberXL
$19 - $26
Exec
$26 - $35
Lux
$40 - $55
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Watney Street, Shadwell to Kings Gate House, Westminster
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Shadwell DLR to Westminster
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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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