Liverpool Street to Royal Albert 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 Royal Albert

How many stops? 9   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 → Prince Regent → Royal Albert

Journey time? Approx 43 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 Royal Albert
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 Royal Albert
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.

Royal Albert tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Royal Albert station
 (zone 3)

Alternative train route from Liverpool Street:
Liverpool Street to Beckton Park, Liverpool Street to Cyprus or Liverpool Street to Prince Regent

 

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

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Royal Albert – We don’t recommend walking – the stations are 5¾ miles apart

Bus to Royal Albert – 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 Royal Albert – The 5¾ miles from Liverpool Street to Royal Albert will take anything from 26-39 mins in a taxi, and will cost approximately £24 to £34

Minicab to Royal Albert – Here’s a list of minicab companies 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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