Beckton to Leyton by train

1) From Beckton take the Docklands Light Railway
2) Change at Canning Town to the Jubilee Line
3) Change at Stratford to the Central Line
4) Leave the train at Leyton

How many stops? 11   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Beckton → Gallions Reach → Cyprus → Beckton Park → Royal Albert → Prince Regent → Custom House → Royal Victoria → Canning Town change train Canning Town → West Ham → Stratford change train Stratford → Leyton

Journey time? Approx 45 mins   Fare zones? 3

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Adult fare for zone 3

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Adult train fare from Beckton to Leyton
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 £1.70 £1.50 £8.20 £8.20 £26.30 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a n/a n/a n/a

Child fare for zone 3

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Child train fare from Beckton to Leyton
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 £4.10 £1.50 £6.50 (z1-4) n/a n/a n/a n/a
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.

Beckton tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Beckton station
 (zone 3)

Alternative train journey to Leyton:
Cyprus to Leyton, Beckton Park to Leyton or Gallions Reach to Leyton

 

Leyton tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Leyton station
 (zone 3)

Alternative train route from Beckton:
Beckton to Leytonstone or Beckton to Stratford

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Beckton station – from the street to the DLR platform you’ll have to walk up a slope, or up one flight of stairs (10 steps up)

Canning Town station – from the DLR platform down to the Jubilee eastbound platform you’ll have one lift, or one escalator, or one flight of 36 stairs

Leyton station – from the Central eastbound platform to the street you’ll have one flight of stairs (27 steps up)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Leyton – The distance from Beckton to Leyton is about 4¼ miles, so we don’t recommend walking

Bus to Leyton – 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 Leyton – A taxi will take 18-32 mins to cover 4¼ miles, and will cost approx £16 to £28

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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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