There are 5 ways to get from Tower Bridge to Canning Town station by train, bus, taxi, foot or bike

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

Recommended option

Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London to Canning Town N15 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tower Bridge to Canning Town station 4.3 miles

$23 - $28

Walk  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Walk from Tower Bridge to Canning Town station 4.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  47 min

  1. Cycle from St. Katharine's Way, Tower to East India Dlr, Blackwall 3.7 miles

What companies run services between Tower Bridge, England and Canning Town station, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Tower Bridge to Canning Town station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Tower Bridge to Canning Town station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from St. Katharine's Way, Tower to East India Dlr, Blackwall
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Tower Bridge to Canning Town station
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tower Bridge and Canning Town station is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tower Bridge to Canning Town station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Tower Bridge to Canning Town station is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £17 - £21.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tower Gateway DLR Station and arriving at Canning Town DLR Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London and arriving at Canning Town. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

The train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.