There are 7 ways to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 15 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Limehouse to Aldgate East 115 / ...

$7 - $8

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Train Dockland Light Railway (DLR)  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr

$4 - $6

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Line 53 bus, line 78 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 53 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Walworth, Dunton Road 53
  2. Take the line 78 bus from Walworth, Dunton Road Old Kent Road to Aldgate, Mansell Street 78

$6

Train Southeastern  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to London Cannon Street

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East 7.7 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East 7.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East 7.7 miles

$21 - $28

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No, there is no direct bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station station to Aldgate East. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal Station and arriving at Aldgate, Mansell Street via Walworth, Dunton Road Old Kent Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station station and arriving at Shadwell DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Aldgate East is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East without a car is to train and line 15 bus which takes 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East, including transfers.

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Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Woolwich Arsenal Station.

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Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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The best way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East is to train which takes 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 53 bus and line 78 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 12 min.

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Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Aldgate, Mansell Street station.

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Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Shadwell DLR Station.

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Map of how to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East.
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  • Distance: 6.3 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Woolwich Arsenal Station, England and Aldgate East, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East via Walworth, Dunton Road, Walworth, Dunton Road Old Kent Road, and Aldgate, Mansell Street in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Walworth, Dunton Road
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walworth, Dunton Road Old Kent Road to Aldgate, Mansell Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $28
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uber.com
Pool
$21 - $28
Access
$21 - $30
Assist
$21 - $30
UberX
$21 - $30
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$40 - $60
Lux
$65 - $95
Taxi from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
16 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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Yes, the driving distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East is 8 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Aldgate East.

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