Bank to Royal Victoria by train

1) From Bank take the Docklands Light Railway
2) Change at Shadwell to the Docklands Light Railway
3) Leave the train at Royal Victoria

How many stops? 8   Do you have to change? Yes

Stations on the route: Bank → Shadwell change train Shadwell → Limehouse → Westferry → Poplar → Blackwall → East India → Canning Town → Royal Victoria

How long does it take? The journey time is approx 27 mins

Fare zones: 1, 2, 3

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Adult fare for zones 1-3

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Adult train fare from Bank to Royal Victoria
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 £3.30 £2.80 £8 £8 £40 £12.70 (z1-4) n/a £40 £153.60 £1600

Child fare for zones 1-3

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Child train fare from Bank to Royal Victoria
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 £4 £1.50 £6.30 (z1-4) n/a £20 £76.80 £800
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 Half the adult fare £12.70 (z1-4) n/a Same as the 11-15 fare

Note: For Oyster and contactless ‘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. Prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. Read more about London train fares and child train fares. Learn how to use Oyster cards, Visitor Oyster cards, travelcards and contactless cards.

Bank tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Bank station
 (zone 1)

Car parks near Bank train station

Alternative train journey to Royal Victoria:
Cannon Street to Royal Victoria, Mansion House to Royal Victoria or Monument to Royal Victoria

 

Royal Victoria tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Royal Victoria station
 (zone 3)

Alternative train route from Bank:
Bank to Custom House, Bank to Canning Town or Bank to East India

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Bank station – from the street to the DLR platform you’ll have three flights of stairs from the Cannon Street, Gracechurch or King William Street entrance by House of Fraser (4 up, and 5 and 19 steps down), a flat travelator and a flight of stairs from the Cornhill north, Mansion House Place, Threadneedle Street or Walbrook entrance (21 steps down), a flat travelator and two flights of stairs from the Cornhill south or Lombard Street north entrance (6 and 16 steps down), one flight of stairs from the Eastcheap Great Tower Street entrance (17 down), one flight of stairs from the Fish Hill Street entrance (6 steps down), one flight of stairs from the King William Street south entrance (15 or 19 steps down), a flat travelator and two flights of stairs from the Mansion House Street, Princes Street west or Poultry north entrance (4 and 14 steps down), or a flat travelator and two flights of stairs from the Princes Street east entrance (9 and 11 steps down), plus four flights of stairs and three escalators (or two escalators and a lift) from the Bank Central ticket hall (10 and 23 up, 2x12 steps down), three escalators (or one escalator and two lifts) from the Northern ticket hall, or two escalators and one flight of stairs down to the platform from the Circle/‍District/‍Monument ticket hall (24 steps down)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Royal Victoria – We don’t recommend walking – the stations are 4¾ miles apart

Bus to Royal Victoria – 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 Royal Victoria – The 4¾ miles from Bank to Royal Victoria will take anything from 20 to 34 mins in a taxi, and will cost approximately £20 to £31

Minicab to Royal Victoria – Here’s a list of minicab firms close to Bank 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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