Canning Town to Southwark - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Canning Town

• Take the DLR to Tower Gateway DLR Station
• Change at Tower Gateway DLR Station
• Take the 100 bus to St. Paul's Station
• Change at St Paul's Station
• Take the 8 bus to City Thameslink Station
• Change at City Thameslink Station
• Take the Walk to Snow Hill
• Change at Snow Hill
• Take the N63 bus to Southwark Station
• Change at Southwark Station

Arrive at: Southwark

Journey time between Canning Town and Southwark averages at 53 minutes


Stations passed through from Canning Town

  • East India DLR Station
  • Blackwall DLR Station
  • Poplar DLR Station
  • Westferry DLR Station
  • Limehouse DLR Station
  • Shadwell DLR Station
  • Tower Gateway DLR Station

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.

This station is likely to be very busy between 05:45-08:15 and 16:00-17:30. Where possible travel outside of these times and consider cycling or walking, including parts of your journey. Entry is expected to be busy, please expect to queue to enter so we can help maintain the national 2 metre social distancing. Interchange is also expected to be busy. You are advised, where possible, to avoid the station during the busiest times by taking the most direct route.

CANNING TOWN STATION: This station is likely to be very busy between 05:45-08:15 and 16:00-17:30. Where possible travel outside of these times and consider cycling or walking, including parts of your journey. Entry is expected to be busy, please expect to queue to enter so we can help maintain the national 2 metre social distancing. Interchange is also expected to be busy. You are advised, where possible, to avoid the station during the busiest times by taking the most direct route.

Southwark: Closed - Station closed due to operational restrictions.

SOUTHWARK STATION: Station closed to help key stations remain open and allow essential journeys only


Ticket price information

Unlimited bus and tram journeys within one hour.


Return journey: Southwark 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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