Aldgate to Blackwall by train

1) From Aldgate take the Circle Line
2) Leave train at Tower Hill and walk to Tower Gateway
3) Change at Tower Gateway to the Docklands Light Railway
4) Leave the train at Blackwall

How many stops? 6   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Aldgate → Tower Hill leave train Walk to Tower Gateway change train Shadwell → Limehouse → Westferry → Poplar → Blackwall

Journey time? Approx 35 mins   Fare zones? 1, 2

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Adult fare for zones 1-2

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Adult train fare from Aldgate to Blackwall
Cash Oyster and Contactless Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap Weekly cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak (contactless) Anytime Off-peak
£4.90 £2.90 £2.40 £7 £7 £35.10 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a £35.10 £134.80 £1404

Child fare for zones 1-2

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Child train fare from Aldgate to Blackwall
Cash Oyster Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak Anytime Off-peak
Aged under-11 and accompanied by an adult, or with a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard
free
Aged 11-15 with a Young Visitor Discount applied to their Oyster card
Half the adult fare
Aged 11-15 with an 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 £0.85 £0.75 £3.50 £1.50 £6.50 (z1-4) n/a £17.60 £67.60 £704
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 Half the adult fare £13.10 (z1-4) n/a Same as the 11-15 fare

Note: Peak and off-peak prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. For Oyster cards and contactless bank cards ‘off peak’ is outside the hours of 6.30-9.30 AM and 4-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri) and all day Sat-Sun. Read more about London train fares and child train fares.

Blackwall tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Blackwall station
 (zone 2)

Parking near Blackwall train station

Pubs, restaurants and hotels near Blackwall station

Alternative train route from Aldgate:
Aldgate to Poplar, Aldgate to All Saints or Aldgate to East India

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Blackwall station – from the DLR platform to the street you’ll have one lift, or one flight of stairs (55 steps down)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Blackwall – They are 3¼ miles apart, so you’d be walking for around one hour

Bus to Blackwall – Single fare: £1.50 (you may have to take more than one bus); Daily cap: £4.50; Weekly cap: £21.20; 1-day travelcard: £5; Weekly travelcard: £21.20; Monthly travelcard: £81.50; Annual travelcard: £848. See our adult bus fares and child bus fares pages for more details

Black taxi to Blackwall – A taxi will take 14-27 mins to cover 3¼ miles, and will cost approx £12.60 to £23

Minicab to Blackwall – Here’s a list of minicabs close to Aldgate station

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Note: This journey is computer created and may not be the fastest route. Allow extra time for cancellations/delays. Disabled access information about lifts, escalators and stairs should be double-checked before travel

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