There are 7 ways to get from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin by bus, train, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the bus from Wapping, St Katherine Dock to Limehouse, Lowell Street N551

$3

Cheapest option

Train  •  17 min

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

$2 - $3

5 alternative options

Line 15 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London to Limehouse, Lowell Street 15 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin 3.1 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin 3.1 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  38 min

  1. Walk from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin 2 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from St. Katharine's Way, Tower to Flamborough Street, Limehouse 2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin is to taxi which costs £13 - £16 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wapping, St Katherine Dock and arriving at Limehouse, Lowell Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tower Gateway DLR Station station and arriving at Limehouse DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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The distance between Tower Bridge and Limehouse Basin is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin without a car is to bus which takes 16 min and costs £2.

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The bus from Wapping, St Katherine Dock to Limehouse, Lowell Street takes 7 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Wapping, St Katherine Dock station.

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Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Tower Gateway DLR Station.

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The best way to get from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin is to bus which takes 16 min and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Tower Bridge, England and Limehouse Basin, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 4 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Wapping, St Katherine Dock to Limehouse, Lowell Street
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London to Limehouse, Lowell Street
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$10 - $15
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
UberXL
$15 - $20
Exec
$20 - $27
Lux
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from St. Katharine's Way, Tower to Flamborough Street, Limehouse
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Tower Bridge to Limehouse Basin
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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