Limehouse to Greenwich by train

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

How many stops? 10   Is it a direct train? Yes

Stations on the route: Limehouse → Westferry → West India Quay → Canary Wharf → Heron Quays → South Quay → Crossharbour & London Arena → Mudchute → Island Gardens → Cutty Sark → Greenwich

Journey time? Approx 17 mins   Fare zones? 2

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Adult fare for zone 2

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Adult train fare from Limehouse to Greenwich
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 Greenwich
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)

Car parks near Limehouse train station

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

 

Greenwich tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Greenwich station
 (zone 2 & 3)

Car parks near Greenwich train station

Alternative train route from Limehouse:
Limehouse to Cutty Sark, Limehouse to New Cross or Limehouse to Lewisham

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Greenwich station – from the DLR platform to the street you’ll have one lift, or one flight of stairs

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Greenwich – The distance is roughly 2¾ miles, which will probably take around 52-58 minutes on foot

Bus to Greenwich – 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 Greenwich – The 2¾ miles from Limehouse to Greenwich will take anything from 12 to 24 mins in a taxi, and will cost approximately £12.60 to £23

Minicab to Greenwich – Here’s a list of minicab companies near Limehouse station

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