Elephant & Castle to Beckton DLR - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 42 mins

Elephant & Castle to Beckton DLR

Leave at 06:23 and arrive at 07:05
Journey time 42 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Bakerloo line to Waterloo

  • Lambeth North Underground Station
  • Waterloo Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, there will be no Northern line from Elephant & Castle. The Bakerloo line will operate as normal. Elephant & Castle Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. For alternative access to the City, consider taking bus route 733, cycling or using the Thameslink services .

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: Service operates between 06.07 and 10.13 and between 15.23 and 19.11 on weekdays only. There is no service on Saturdays and Sundays.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Waterloo station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to London Bridge and the City, consider using Southeastern services from nearby Waterloo East, walking or cycling. Check our travel advice page for more information.

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

Change for Jubilee line to Canning Town

  • Southwark Underground Station
  • London Bridge Underground Station
  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: Service operates between 06.07 and 10.13 and between 15.23 and 19.11 on weekdays only. There is no service on Saturdays and Sundays.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Waterloo station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to London Bridge and the City, consider using Southeastern services from nearby Waterloo East, walking or cycling. Check our travel advice page for more information.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Canning Town Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey.

MIDDLESEX STREET, EC3: Routes 42 78 100 135 205 N205 N551 are on diversion southbound on the weekends between 18:00 on Friday 14 January and 06:00 on Monday 17 January, and between 18:00 on Friday 21 January and 06:00 on Monday 24 January due to a crane operation. Routes 42 100 N551 are missing the stops from St Botolph Street to Minories southbound. Route 78 is missing the stops from Commercial Street / Worship Street to St Botolph Street towards Nunhead. Routes 135 205 N205 are missing the stop St Botolph Street.

Change for DLR to Beckton DLR Station

  • Royal Victoria DLR Station
  • Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
  • Prince Regent DLR Station
  • Royal Albert DLR Station
  • Beckton Park DLR Station
  • Cyprus DLR Station
  • Gallions Reach DLR Station
  • Beckton DLR Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Canning Town Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey.

Elephant & Castle to Beckton DLR

Leave at 06:33 and arrive at 07:15
Journey time 42 mins
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Bakerloo line to Waterloo

  • Lambeth North Underground Station
  • Waterloo Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, there will be no Northern line from Elephant & Castle. The Bakerloo line will operate as normal. Elephant & Castle Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. For alternative access to the City, consider taking bus route 733, cycling or using the Thameslink services .

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: Service operates between 06.07 and 10.13 and between 15.23 and 19.11 on weekdays only. There is no service on Saturdays and Sundays.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Waterloo station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to London Bridge and the City, consider using Southeastern services from nearby Waterloo East, walking or cycling. Check our travel advice page for more information.

MIDDLESEX STREET: From 18:00 Friday 14 January to 06:00 Monday 17 January and from 18:00 Friday 21 January to 06:00 Monday 24 January, route 343 is terminating at Tower Gateway Station and there is no service from Tower Gateway Station to Aldgate due to a crane operation. Buses towards Peckham will depart from Tower Hill/Tower Gateway Station (Stop TE).

NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

Change for Jubilee line to Canning Town

  • Southwark Underground Station
  • London Bridge Underground Station
  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: Service operates between 06.07 and 10.13 and between 15.23 and 19.11 on weekdays only. There is no service on Saturdays and Sundays.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Waterloo station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to London Bridge and the City, consider using Southeastern services from nearby Waterloo East, walking or cycling. Check our travel advice page for more information.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Canning Town Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey.

Change for DLR to Beckton DLR Station

  • Royal Victoria DLR Station
  • Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
  • Prince Regent DLR Station
  • Royal Albert DLR Station
  • Beckton Park DLR Station
  • Cyprus DLR Station
  • Gallions Reach DLR Station
  • Beckton DLR Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Canning Town Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey.

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    Travel disruption notes

    RON LEIGHTON WAY: From 06:00 Saturday 15 January to 22:00 Sunday 16 January, routes 101 104 and 474 towards Beckton or Stratford are on diversion from East Ham, Gladstone Avenue to East Ham, Newham Town Hall due to a crane operation. Buses will miss the stops East Ham Station, Bendish Road and Ron Leighton Way.

    Elephant & Castle to Beckton DLR

    Leave at 06:43 and arrive at 07:25
    Journey time 42 mins
    You will need to make 3 changes

    Start with Bakerloo line to Waterloo

    • Lambeth North Underground Station
    • Waterloo Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, there will be no Northern line from Elephant & Castle. The Bakerloo line will operate as normal. Elephant & Castle Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. For alternative access to the City, consider taking bus route 733, cycling or using the Thameslink services .

    NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

    WATERLOO & CITY LINE: Service operates between 06.07 and 10.13 and between 15.23 and 19.11 on weekdays only. There is no service on Saturdays and Sundays.

    From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Waterloo station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to London Bridge and the City, consider using Southeastern services from nearby Waterloo East, walking or cycling. Check our travel advice page for more information.

    NORTHERN LINE: From Saturday 15 January until mid May 2022, no service between Moorgate and Kennington due to major upgrade works. London Buses Route 733 will operate between Moorgate and Oval via Bank, London Bridge, Borough, Elephant & Castle and Kennington on Monday to Friday.

    Liverpool Street: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to eastbound Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 for help planning your journey.

    Change for Jubilee line to Canning Town

    • Southwark Underground Station
    • London Bridge Underground Station
    • Bermondsey Underground Station
    • Canada Water Underground Station
    • Canary Wharf Underground Station
    • North Greenwich Underground Station
    • Canning Town Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    WATERLOO & CITY LINE: Service operates between 06.07 and 10.13 and between 15.23 and 19.11 on weekdays only. There is no service on Saturdays and Sundays.

    From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Waterloo station is expected to be exceptionally busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please avoid interchanging to other Tube lines at this station during these times if possible. For alternative access to London Bridge and the City, consider using Southeastern services from nearby Waterloo East, walking or cycling. Check our travel advice page for more information.

    From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Canning Town Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey.

    MIDDLESEX STREET, EC3: Routes 42 78 100 135 205 N205 N551 are on diversion southbound on the weekends between 18:00 on Friday 14 January and 06:00 on Monday 17 January, and between 18:00 on Friday 21 January and 06:00 on Monday 24 January due to a crane operation. Routes 42 100 N551 are missing the stops from St Botolph Street to Minories southbound. Route 78 is missing the stops from Commercial Street / Worship Street to St Botolph Street towards Nunhead. Routes 135 205 N205 are missing the stop St Botolph Street.

    Liverpool Street: No Step Free Access - Step free access is not available to eastbound Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines due to a faulty lift. Call us on 0343 222 1234 for help planning your journey.

    Change for DLR to Beckton DLR Station

    • Royal Victoria DLR Station
    • Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
    • Prince Regent DLR Station
    • Royal Albert DLR Station
    • Beckton Park DLR Station
    • Cyprus DLR Station
    • Gallions Reach DLR Station
    • Beckton DLR Station

    Travel disruption notes

    From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Canning Town Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey.

    Buses

    Average journey time: 1 hour 07 mins

    Cycle

    Average journey time: 52 mins

    Travel ticket costs

    Tube tickets for a tube trip between Elephant & Castle and Beckton DLR cost from £2.80 to £5.50


    Return journey: Beckton DLR to Elephant & Castle


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

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    The average journey between Elephant & Castle and Beckton DLR by train is 42 mins

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