Canning Town to South Merton - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Canning Town

• Take the N15 bus to Aldgate Station
• Change at Aldgate Station
• Take the N550 bus to Aldwych / Somerset House
• Change at Aldwych / Somerset House
• Take the N1 bus or 188 bus to Elephant & Castle /New Kent Rd
• Change at Elephant & Castle / New Kent Road
• Take the 415 bus to Kennington Station
• Change at Kennington Station
• Take the N155 bus to Morden Station
• Change at Morden Station
• Take the Walk to South Merton
• Change at South Merton

Arrive at: South Merton

Journey time between Canning Town and South Merton averages at 112 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
  • Stepney Methodist Church
  • Marion Richardson School
  • Exmouth Estate
  • St Mary's & St Michael's Church
  • Watney Market
  • New Road
  • London Metropolitan University
  • Aldgate East Station
  • Aldgate 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.


Ticket price information

Unlimited bus and tram journeys within one hour.


Return journey: South Merton to Canning Town


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