There are 6 ways to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Whitechapel Underground Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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, Tube  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to London Cannon Street
  2. Take the Tube from Cannon Street Underground Station to Whitechapel Underground Station District

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 53 bus, train  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 53 bus from Woolwich Arsenal to New Cross Station 53
  2. Take the train from New Cross ELL to Whitechapel

$4 - $6

4 alternative options

Train  •  37 min

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

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Whitechapel Underground Station 7.6 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Whitechapel Underground Station 7.6 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Whitechapel Underground Station 7.6 miles

$25 - $35

What companies run services between Woolwich Arsenal Station, England and Whitechapel Underground Station, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Whitechapel Underground Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Cannon Street Underground Station to Whitechapel Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
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
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from New Cross ELL to Whitechapel
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal to New Cross Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Whitechapel Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$25 - $35
uberACCESS
$26 - $35
uberASSIST
$26 - $35
uberX
$26 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberEXEC
$40 - $60
UberLUX
$65 - $90
Taxi from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Whitechapel Underground Station
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Whitechapel Underground Station is 10 km. The road distance is 12 km.

The cheapest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Whitechapel Underground Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Whitechapel Underground Station is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs £29 - £35.

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

It takes approximately 34 min to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Whitechapel Underground Station, including transfers.

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