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There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  38 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Canning Town station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to Pontoon Dock DLR Station Dlr

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych to Custom House Station N551

$3

3 alternative options

Line 76 bus, train  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 76 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street 26 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to Pontoon Dock DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock 7.5 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock 7.5 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple, Aldwych and arriving at Custom House Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Royal Victoria Dock is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock without a car is to subway and train which takes 38 min and costs £4 - £6.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Temple, Aldwych station.

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Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Custom House Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock is 7 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock.

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There are 8522+ hotels available in Royal Victoria Dock. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock.
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  • Distance: 6.3 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Royal Victoria Dock, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Pontoon Dock DLR Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Pontoon Dock DLR Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Royal Victoria Dock
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $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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