Canning Town to Whitechapel - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Canning Town

• Take the N551 bus to Aldgate
• Change at Aldgate Bus Station
• Take the N253 bus to Whitechapel Station / Royal London Hospital
• Change at Whitechapel Stn / Royal London Hosp
• Take the Walk to Whitechapel Station
• Change at Whitechapel Station

Arrive at: Whitechapel

Journey time between Canning Town and Whitechapel averages at 34 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

Local disruptions

CANNING TOWN STATION: Please enter the station via Silvertown Way and exit the station via the bus station.

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.


Ticket price information

Unlimited bus and tram journeys within one hour.


Return journey: Whitechapel 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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