There are 7 ways to get from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Walthamstow Central to London Liverpool Street

$2 - $5

6 alternative options

Train, line 100 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Walthamstow Central to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street to St George's Town Hall Shadwell Station 100

$5 - $7

Line 69 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 69 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Canning Town 69

$5 - $7

Line 97 bus, line 339 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Walthamstow Central Station to Stratford City Bus Station 97
  2. Take the line 339 bus from Stratford City Bus Station to Shadwell DLR 339

$3

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR 7.8 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR 7.8 miles

$21 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR is to taxi which costs £29 - £35 and takes 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Walthamstow station to Shadwell DLR. However, there are services departing from Walthamstow Central Station and arriving at Shadwell DLR via Stratford City Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Walthamstow Central and arriving at London Liverpool Street. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Walthamstow and Shadwell DLR is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs £1 - £4.

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The train from Walthamstow Central to London Liverpool Street takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Walthamstow Central Station.

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Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Walthamstow Central station.

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The best way to get from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR is to train which takes 45 min and costs £1 - £4. Alternatively, you can line 69 bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Walthamstow, England and Shadwell DLR, England?

London Overground operates a train from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Walthamstow Central to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$3 - $5
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street to St George's Town Hall Shadwell Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow Central Station to Stratford City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford City Bus Station to Shadwell DLR
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$21 - $29
Access
$22 - $30
Assist
$22 - $30
UberX
$22 - $30
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$40 - $60
Lux
$65 - $95
Taxi from Walthamstow to Shadwell DLR
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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