Limehouse to East Ham by train

1) From Limehouse take the Docklands Light Railway
2) Change at Canning Town to the Jubilee Line
3) Change at West Ham to the District Line
4) Leave the train at East Ham

How many stops? 9   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Limehouse → Westferry → Poplar → Blackwall → East India → Canning Town change train Canning Town → West Ham change train West Ham → Plaistow → Upton Park → East Ham

Journey time? Approx 41 mins   Fare zones? 2, 3

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Adult fare for zones 2-3

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Adult train fare from Limehouse to East Ham
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 £26.30 £101 £1052

Child fare for zones 2-3

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Child train fare from Limehouse to East Ham
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 £13.10 £50.70 £528
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 East Ham:
Westferry to East Ham, Stepney Green to East Ham or Shadwell to East Ham

 

East Ham tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
East Ham station
 (zone 3 & 4)

Alternative train route from Limehouse:
Limehouse to Upton Park or Limehouse to Barking

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

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

East Ham station – from the District/‍Hammersmith & City eastbound platform to the street you’ll have one lift, or one flight of stairs (28 steps up)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to East Ham – You’ll be better off sticking with the tube – 4½ miles is too far to walk

Bus to East Ham – 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 East Ham – A black taxi cab can drive the 4½ miles from Limehouse to East Ham in about 19-33 mins, and will charge you £20 to £31

Minicab to East Ham – Here’s a list of minicab firms close to 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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