Canning Town to Brixton - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Canning Town

• Take the N551 bus to Wormwood Street
• Change at Wormwood Street
• Take the 35 bus to Gresham Rd /Brixton Police Stn
• Change at Gresham Road / Brixton Police Station

Arrive at: Brixton

Journey time between Canning Town and Brixton averages at 58 minutes


Stations passed through from Canning Town

  • Abbott Road
  • Blackwall Tunnel
  • Bazely Street
  • Poplar Recreation Ground
  • Upper North Street
  • University Of Cumbria In London
  • Burdett Road
  • Limehouse Town Hall
  • Lowell Street
  • Limehouse Station
  • Cable Street
  • Free Trade Wharf
  • Tobacco Dock
  • Wellclose Street
  • St Katharine Docks
  • Tower Gateway Station
  • Aldgate Bus Station
  • Duke's Place
  • Bishopsgate
  • Wormwood Street

Local disruptions

Most Tube station ticket machines are only accepting bank cards. You can top up using your contactless and Oyster account, the TfL Oyster and contactless app or an Oyster ticket stop. Ticket machines at all London Overground and DLR stations are still accepting cash.

Changes to southbound bus stops at Brixton Station: Until further notice, please use Stop N for Route 35 towards Clapham Junction, Routes 109 118 250 N109 and N250 towards Streatham and Route 355 towards Mitcham. Route P4 will also terminate at Stop N. Please use Stop Q for Routes 45 59 133 159 333 and N133 towards Streatham Hill, Route N2 towards Crystal Palace and Route N3 towards Bromley North. Please use Stop ZA in Effra Road for Route 3 towards Crystal Palace and Route 196 towards Norwood Junction, and Stop Z in Effra Road for Route 2 towards West Norwood, Route 415 towards Tulse Hill and Route 432 towards Anerley Station.


Ticket price information

Unlimited bus and tram journeys within one hour.


Return journey: Brixton to Canning Town


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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