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There are 5 ways to get from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  34m

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

$4 - $7

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Bus  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road N551

$3

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  49m

  1. Take the bus from South Bank, Royal Festival Hall to Tower Gateway Rv1
  2. Take the train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House Dlr

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  16m

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London 7.3 miles

$25 - $31

Drive  •  16m

  1. Drive from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London 7.3 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London is to taxi which costs £19 - £24 and takes 16m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and arriving at Custom House, Victoria Dock Road. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47m.

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The distance between Southbank Centre and ExCeL London is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London without a car is to subway and train which takes 34m and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 34m to get from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London, including transfers.

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Southbank Centre to ExCeL London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

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Southbank Centre to ExCeL London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Custom House, Victoria Dock Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southbank Centre to ExCeL London is 7 miles. It takes approximately 16m to drive from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London.

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There are 8861+ hotels available in ExCeL London. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London.
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  • Distance: 6.3 miles
  • Duration: 34m

What companies run services between Southbank Centre, England and ExCeL London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 47m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Custom House
Ave. Duration
2m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Royal Festival Hall to Tower Gateway
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Southbank Centre to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
16m
Estimated price
$25 - $31
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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