Travelling by train to the Museum of London Docklands is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Museum of London Docklands is Limehouse, which is served by c2c services throughout the day. It's 19 minutes to the Museum of London Docklands on foot. The Museum is just under a mile east of the station, via Commercial Road and W India Dock Road.

Housed in a 200-year-old, Grade I listed warehouse near Canary Wharf, the Museum of London Docklands tells the story of the people who lived and worked in London’s docks, its maritime and trading history, the city’s role in the transatlantic slave trade, and the changing landscape of the Docklands area. Situated on the picturesque West India Quay, the museum offers plenty for adults and children alike to discover and is a great option for a fun, family-friendly and educational day out

The Museum of London Docklands is currently closed but there’s plenty to discover online. Visit the Museum's website for more information.

Image © Museum of London


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:15 - 21:00
Saturday 07:00 - 17:00
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayAvailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 2
Left LuggageUnavailable
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 20:00

Saturday - Sunday, 09:00 - 16:00

Public Holidays, 09:00 - 16:00

Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day

0345 744 4422 (option 3, followed by option 3)

Customer help pointsAvailable
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

A lift is available to platform 2 (trains towards Southend).

Step free access to platform 1 (towards Fenchurch Street), is via the Docklands Light Railway and connecting bridge.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable

Departures and arrivals from Limehouse

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London Fenchurch Streetc2c09:411On time
to Graysc2c09:422On time
to London Fenchurch Streetc2c09:491On time
to Shoeburynessc2c09:572On time
to London Fenchurch Streetc2c10:031On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Shoeburynessc2c09:411On time
from London Fenchurch Streetc2c09:422On time
from Graysc2c09:491On time
from London Fenchurch Streetc2c09:572On time
from Shoeburynessc2c10:031On time

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