Liverpool Street to Custom House by train

1) From Liverpool Street take the Central Line
2) Change at Stratford to the Jubilee Line
3) Change at Canning Town to the Docklands Light Railway
4) Leave the train at Custom House

How many stops? 7   Is it a direct train? No

Stations on the route: Liverpool Street → Bethnal Green → Mile End → Stratford change train Stratford → West Ham → Canning Town change train Canning Town → Royal Victoria → Custom House

Journey time? Approx 39 mins   Fare zones? 1, 2, 3

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Adult fare for zones 1-3

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Adult train fare from Liverpool Street to Custom House
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 £3.30 £2.80 £8.20 £8.20 £41.20 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a £41.20 £158.30 £1648

Child fare for zones 1-3

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Child train fare from Liverpool Street to Custom House
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 £20.60 £79.20 £824
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.

Liverpool Street tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Liverpool Street station
 (zone 1)

Parking near Liverpool Street train station

Alternative train journey to Custom House:
Moorgate to Custom House, Aldgate to Custom House or Shoreditch to Custom House

 

Custom House tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Custom House station
 (zone 3)

Alternative train route from Liverpool Street:
Liverpool Street to Prince Regent or Liverpool Street to Royal Victoria

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Canning Town station – from the Jubilee westbound platform up to the DLR platform you’ll have one lift, or one escalator, or one flight of 36 stairs

Custom House station – from the DLR platform to the street you’ll have one lift, or one flight of stairs (32 steps down)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Custom House – We don’t recommend walking – the stations are 4¾ miles apart

Bus to Custom House – 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 Custom House – The 4¾ miles from Liverpool Street to Custom House will take anything from 20 to 34 mins in a taxi, and will cost approximately £20 to £31

Minicab to Custom House – Here’s a list of minicab firms close to Liverpool Street 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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