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There are 7 ways to get from The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR by subway, train, bus, taxi or foot

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Subway, train  •  17 min

  1. Take the subway from North Greenwich station to Canary Wharf station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr

£3 - £7

Cheapest option

Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Blackwall DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr

£1 - £6

5 alternative options

Train via East India DLR Station  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from East India DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr

£1 - £6

Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from East India Station to Shadwell DLR D3

£2

Bus via Leamouth Road  •  39 min

  1. Take the bus from Leamouth Road to Shadwell DLR D3

£2

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR 5 miles

£15 - £18

Walk  •  1h 28m

  1. Walk from The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR 4.6 miles

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR is to train which costs £1 - £6 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR is to taxi which costs £15 - £18 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from East India Station station and arriving at Shadwell DLR. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackwall DLR Station station and arriving at Shadwell DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between The O2 Arena and Shadwell DLR is 3 miles.

The best way to get from The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR without a car is to subway and train which takes 17 min and costs £3 - £8.

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It takes approximately 17 min to get from The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR, including transfers.

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The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from East India Station.

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The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from North Greenwich station.

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The best way to get from The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR is to train which takes 21 min and costs £1 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 38 min.

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Map of how to get from The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between The O2 Arena, England and Shadwell DLR, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Blackwall DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £6 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from East India Station to Shadwell DLR every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 27 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 North Greenwich station to Canary Wharf station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £5
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Train from Blackwall DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Train from East India DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
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 East India Station to Shadwell DLR
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Leamouth Road to Shadwell DLR
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£15 - £18
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk

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The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Shadwell DLR station.

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The O2 Arena to Shadwell DLR train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Shadwell DLR Station.

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There are 8206+ hotels available in Shadwell DLR. Prices start at £75 per night.

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