Canning Town to South Quay DLR - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Canning Town

• Take the N15 bus or N551 bus or 115 bus to Burdett Road
• Change at Burdett Road
• Take the Walk to Westferry
• Change at Westferry Station
• Take the D3 bus to Canary Wharf Station
• Change at Canary Wharf Station
• Take the Walk to Canary Wharf DLR Station
• Change at Canary Wharf DLR Station
• Take the DLR to South Quay DLR Station
• Change at South Quay DLR Station

Arrive at: South Quay DLR

Journey time between Canning Town and South Quay DLR 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

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 Quay DLR 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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