Limehouse to Bethnal Green by train

1) From Limehouse take the Docklands Light Railway
2) Change at Bank to the Central Line
3) Leave the train at Bethnal Green

How many stops? 4   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Limehouse → Shadwell → Bank change train Bank → Liverpool Street → Bethnal Green

Journey time? Approx 23 mins   Fare zones? 1, 2

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Adult fare for zones 1-2

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Adult train fare from Limehouse to Bethnal Green
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 Limehouse to Bethnal Green
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.

Limehouse tube station

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

Parking near Limehouse train station

Alternative train journey to Bethnal Green:
Westferry to Bethnal Green, Stepney Green to Bethnal Green or Shadwell to Bethnal Green

 

Bethnal Green tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Bethnal Green station
 (zone 2)

Parking near Bethnal Green train station

Alternative train route from Limehouse:
Limehouse to Whitechapel or Limehouse to Stepney Green

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Bank station – from the DLR platform to the Central eastbound platform you’ll have an escalator, lift or flight of stairs (73 steps up), plus an escalator and four flights of stairs (2x12 steps up, and 20 and 23 steps down)

Bethnal Green station – from the Central eastbound platform to the ticket hall you’ll have one escalator, plus two flights of stairs to the Bethnal Green Road exit (8 and 20 steps up), two flights of stairs to the Cambridge Heath Road east exit (5 and 21 steps up), two flights of stairs to the Cambridge Heath Road west exit (8 and 18 steps up), or one flight of stairs to the Roman Road exit (26 steps up)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Bethnal Green – 1¼ miles would take you about 23-25 minutes to walk

Bus to Bethnal Green – 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 Bethnal Green – A taxi will take 7-15 mins to cover 1¼ miles, and will cost approx £6 to £9.60

Minicab to Bethnal Green – Here’s a list of minicab firms near Limehouse 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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