Limehouse to West Ham by train

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

How many stops? 6   Is it a direct train? No

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

Journey time? Approx 25 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 West 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 West 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 West Ham:
Westferry to West Ham, Stepney Green to West Ham or Shadwell to West Ham

 

West Ham tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
West Ham station
 (zone 3)

Alternative train route from Limehouse:
Limehouse to Plaistow or Limehouse to Bromley By Bow

 

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

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to West Ham – The distance is about 2¼ miles, which would take around 42-46 minutes

Bus to West 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 West Ham – A taxi will take 11-22 mins to cover 2¼ miles, and will cost approx £9.20 to £15

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

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