Local Public Transport

Local Public Transport

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Contact Transport for London or London Underground for any engineering works or other delays.


  • Tower Gateway
  • Shadwell

London Underground Stations

  • Aldgate East
  • Aldgate
  • Tower Hill

Mainline Stations

  • Fenchurch Street
  • Liverpool Street

London Overground Station

  • Whitechapel


Nearest Boris Bikes Docking Station is Leman Street. Ask the Concierge for Cycle maps.

Bus Routes

There are bus stops in Commercial Road, Whitechapel Road, Aldgate High Street, Mansell Street and The Minories. Bus routes and bus numbers change all the time, so what is correct in summer 2019 may be incorrect shortly after that. Please check before you travel – consult the bus maps available at the Transport for London web site at https://www.tfl.gov.uk/ or see bus stop notice boards for details. 

Some useful local buses are

  • 343 from Aldgate Bus Station going south west to New Cross Gate  via London Bridge Station and Elephant and Castle
  • 15 from Aldgate East Station going west to Charing Cross, via St Pauls and Fleet Street or from Mansell Street going east to Blackwall Station via Commercial Road.
  • 25 from Aldgate East Station going west to City Thameslink via Bank and St Pauls or going east to Ilford via Stratford
  • 205 from Aldgate East Station going north west to Paddington, via Kings Cross and Euston or from behind Aldgate Station going east to Bow Church via Mile End Road
  • 42 from behind Aldgate Station or from the Minories to East Dulwich via Tower Bridge
  • 78 from behind Aldgate Station or from the Minories to Nunhead via Tower Bridge and Peckham
  • 100 from The Minories to Shadwell via Wapping or west from Mansell Street to Moorgate, Museum of London and St Paul’s
  • 135 from Aldgate East going north west to Moorfields Hospital via Old Street or going south east to Crossharbour Station (for Asda) 
  • D3 from Cannon Street Road going south east to Leamouth via Wapping and  Canary Wharf or North to Bethnal Green
  • 254 from Aldgate Bus Station to Caledonian Road via Clapton and Finsbury Park
  • 242 from Aldgate Station to Clapton Park via Shoreditch, Dalston Junction and Hackney.