Limehouse to Lewisham by train

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

How many stops? 13   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 → Deptford Bridge → Elverson Road → Lewisham

Journey time? Approx 21 mins   Fare zones? 2

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Adult fare for zone 2

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Adult train fare from Limehouse to Lewisham
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 Lewisham
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 Lewisham:
Westferry to Lewisham, Stepney Green to Lewisham or Shadwell to Lewisham

 

Lewisham tube station

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

Parking near Lewisham train station

Alternative train route from Limehouse:
Limehouse to Greenwich or Limehouse to New Cross

 

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Lewisham – The stations are about 3½ miles apart. It would take you over 70 minutes to walk that far

Bus to Lewisham – 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 Lewisham – A black taxi cab can drive the 3½ miles from Limehouse to Lewisham in about 15-28 mins, and will charge you £16 to £28

Minicab to Lewisham – Here’s a list of minicabs close to Limehouse station

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