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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Tube, train  •  32 min

  1. Take the Tube from Southwark Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station Dlr

$4 - $7

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Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from St Pauls, St Paul's Cathedral to Custom House Station N551

$3

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  43 min

  1. Take the bus from Southwark, Blackfriars Road to Tower Gateway Rv1
  2. Take the train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tate Modern to ExCeL London 6.7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Tate Modern to ExCeL London 6.7 miles

$1 - $3

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Pauls, St Paul's Cathedral and arriving at Custom House Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Tate Modern and ExCeL London is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Tate Modern to ExCeL London without a car is to Tube and train which takes 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 32 min to get from Tate Modern to ExCeL London, including transfers.

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Tate Modern to ExCeL London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from St Pauls, St Paul's Cathedral station.

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Tate Modern to ExCeL London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Custom House Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tate Modern to ExCeL London is 7 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Tate Modern to ExCeL London.

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Map of how to get from Tate Modern to ExCeL London.
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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Tate Modern, England and ExCeL London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Tate Modern to ExCeL London hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Southwark Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Southwark, Blackfriars Road to Tower Gateway
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pauls, St Paul's Cathedral to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Tate Modern to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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