Limehouse to Canary Wharf by train

1) From Limehouse take the Docklands Light Railway
2) Leave the train at Canary Wharf

How many stops? 3   Is it a direct train? Yes

Stations on the route: Limehouse → Westferry → West India Quay → Canary Wharf

Journey time? Approx 6 mins   Fare zones? 2

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Adult fare for zone 2

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Adult train fare from Limehouse to Canary Wharf
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 £7 £7 £26.30 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a n/a n/a n/a

Child fare for zone 2

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Child train fare from Limehouse to Canary Wharf
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 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.

Limehouse tube station

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

Parking near Limehouse train station

Alternative train journey to Canary Wharf:
Westferry to Canary Wharf, Stepney Green to Canary Wharf or Shadwell to Canary Wharf

 

Canary Wharf tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Canary Wharf station
 (zone 2)

Parking near Canary Wharf train station

Alternative train route from Limehouse:
Limehouse to Heron Quays, Limehouse to West India Quay or Limehouse to Poplar

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Canary Wharf station – from the DLR platform to the street you’ll have one lift or one flight of 13 stairs to the Cabot Place North Colonnade exit, or walk down a ramp or one flight of 13 stairs to the Cabot Place South Colonnade exit

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Canary Wharf – You could walk the one mile in about 19-21 minutes

Bus to Canary Wharf – 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 Canary Wharf – A taxi will take 6-13 mins to cover the one mile and will cost approx £6 to £9.60

Minicab to Canary Wharf – Here’s a list of minicabs near Limehouse station

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