Tower Gateway to Royal Victoria by train

1) From Tower Gateway take the Docklands Light Railway
2) Leave the train at Royal Victoria

How many stops? 8   Do you have to change? No, it’s a direct train

Stations on the route: Tower Gateway → Shadwell → Limehouse → Westferry → Poplar → Blackwall → East India → Canning Town → Royal Victoria

How long does it take? The journey time is approx 16 mins

Fare zones: 1, 2, 3

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Adult fare for zones 1-3

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Adult train fare from Tower Gateway to Royal Victoria
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 £8 £40 £12.70 (z1-4) n/a £40 £153.60 £1600

Child fare for zones 1-3

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Child train fare from Tower Gateway to Royal Victoria
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 £1.50 £6.30 (z1-4) n/a £20 £76.80 £800
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 Half the adult fare £12.70 (z1-4) n/a Same as the 11-15 fare

Note: For Oyster and contactless ‘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. Prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. Read more about London train fares and child train fares. Learn how to use Oyster cards, Visitor Oyster cards, travelcards and contactless cards.

Tower Gateway tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Tower Gateway station
 (zone 1)

Car parks near Tower Gateway train station

Alternative train journey to Royal Victoria:
Tower Hill to Royal Victoria, Aldgate to Royal Victoria or Whitechapel to Royal Victoria

 

Royal Victoria tube station

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

Alternative train route from Tower Gateway:
Tower Gateway to Custom House, Tower Gateway to Canning Town or Tower Gateway to East India

 

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Royal Victoria – If you wanted to walk the four miles to Royal Victoria it would probably take you about 75-85 minutes

Bus to Royal Victoria – 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 Victoria – Four miles will take about 16-30 mins depending on the traffic, and will cost £16 to £28

Minicab to Royal Victoria – Here’s a list of minicabs close to Tower Gateway station

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