Limehouse Railway Station  

 
 
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Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 7JD
 
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Stepney Green Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Canary Wharf Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Wapping Overground Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arch Car Parking
 
23 minutes walk
 
City Quay Car Park
 
24 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London Limehouse
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £49  31% off
469-475 The Highway, E1W | 4 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Being just a bit out of the city centre this modern, hotel is popular with the budget traveller. It's close to Canary Wharf and Tower Bridge ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Docklands Riverside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  21% off
265 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 | 12 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
The only hotel in London with its own pier, the DoubleTree by Hilton London Docklands Riverside offers views across London's iconic River Thames. Taking inspiration from ... More
 
 
 
Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £198  40% off
46 Westferry Circus, E14 | 13 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
The Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel contains spacious, luxurious rooms and suites with every comfort available, including a giant marble bath, two-line speaker phones and stunning walnut ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Railway Stations nearest Limehouse Railway Station

Nearest to Limehouse Railway Station
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Waterloo Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Waterloo Station, South Bank, London SE1 | 3.2 miles from Limehouse Railway Station
For a station that covers nearly 25 acres in total, there's very little space during rush hour as throngs of people desperately try to glimpse the ... More
 
 
 
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King's Cross Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 3.8 miles from Limehouse Railway Station
The area surrounding King's Cross Railway Station has, in the past, had a reputation as a red light district after dark. But with the arrival of ... More
 
 
 
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Canary Wharf Crossrail Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 20 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Canary Wharf Crossrail Station will be one of the largest Crossrail stations when trains start using the network in 2018 and the Canary Wharf site is ... More
 
 
 
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Travel near Limehouse Railway Station

Near Limehouse Railway Station
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Emirates AirLine (Thames Cable Car)
London > Travel > London Olympics Venues
Greenwich and Docklands, SE10 | 2.2 miles from Limehouse Railway Station
One of Mayor Boris Johnson's big initial plans for London 2012 was this cable car link across the Thames from Greenwich Peninsula to the Royal Docks. ... More
 
 
 
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Whitechapel Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
277 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 18 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Whitechapel Tube station is located within Zone 2 on the District and Hammersmith & City lines. When Crossrail comes in 2018 the station will have a ... More
 
 
 
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Liverpool Street Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 35 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
One of London's busiest commuter stations at the heart of financial London. Regular trains depart Liverpool Street for destinations in Essex and East Anglia. The Stansted ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Limehouse Railway Station

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Festival Of The Dead
London > Events > Dance  Dates: Saturday 21st October 2017 - 9pm-2am
Limehouse Railway Station, 490 Commercial Road, E1 | 3 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
The event mixes theatre, circus, live music, face painting and DJs....More
 
 
 
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The Outlook Orchestra
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 26th October 2017 - 7pm
Limehouse Railway Station, 490 Commercial Road, E1 | 3 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
The 20-piece orchestra performs a mix celebrating some of the biggest dancefloor tracks of recent history....More
 
 
 
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Roots Manuva
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 27th October 2017 - 7pm
Limehouse Railway Station, 490 Commercial Road, E1 | 3 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
An incredibly rare performance from the UK hip hop pioneer....More
 
 
 
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Troxy
London > Entertainment > Live Music
490 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 3 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
This splendid 1930s art deco Grade II listed East End dance hall has a capacity of over 2,600 and prides itself as "London's most versatile venue". ... More
 
 
 
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Half Moon Young People's Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
43 White Horse Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 14 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
An excellent youth theatre housed in an old Victorian townhouse, the Half Moon has been entertaining young Londoners since the mid-1970s. Occupying the former Limehouse Board ... More
 
 
 
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Genesis Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
93-95 Mile End Road, Whitechapel, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 15 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Originally the Paragon Music Hall, built in 1885, Genesis Cinema is east London's oldest cinema. Located between Whitechapel and Stepney Green tube stations, the independent cinema ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Limehouse Railway Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Limehouse Railway Station
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The Wapping Project
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 14 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Attractions > Museums
No 1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 15 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
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West India Quay
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 16 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
A stone's throw from Canary Wharf and Poplar, West India Quay is a dockside area with a 19th ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Limehouse Railway Station

The best shops and markets near Limehouse Railway Station
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Limehouse Basin Market
London > Shopping > Markets
E14 | 3 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
One minute from Limehouse DLR station, under the arches at Limehouse Basin, the monthly market runs on the last Saturday of the month. Street food ... More
 
 
 
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The East End Thrift Store
London > Shopping > Clothing
Unit 1a Watermans Building, Assembly Passage, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 14 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
If you ever venture along Mile End Road towards Stepney Green, take a gander down Assembly Passage (opposite Blockbuster) and you'll come across this shining gem ... More
 
 
 
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Charbonnel et Walker
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Cabot Place West, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 18 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
This long-established chocolatier, set up in 1875 at the behest of Edward VII, has been making the finest chocolate in traditional French style for 130 years. ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Limehouse Railway Station

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La Figa Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
The Mosaic, 45 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 3 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
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The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 4 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
 
 
 
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Indiana Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
129 Salmon Lane, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 6 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Limehouse Railway Station

Near Limehouse Railway Station
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 23 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 34 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 37 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Limehouse Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Revolution Karting
London > Leisure > Activities
Arches 422-424 Mile End Park, Burdett Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 12 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
It's not exactly Formula 1 but get behind the wheel of a go-kart and you'll certainly feel like you're ready to give Lewis Hamilton a ... More
 
 
 
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Crossrail Place Roof Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 20 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
With its semi open-air timber lattice roof the Crossrail Place Roof Garden on top of the Crossrail station in Canary Wharf provides a welcoming public space, ... More
 
 
 
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The Paintball Centre
London > Leisure > Activities
Unit 4, Wood Wharf, Preston Road, Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 26 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
This fab game emerged in 1980 and has taken the world by storm. Popular with adrenalin junkies, paintballing is an action-packed, mission-driven past-time that is ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Limehouse Railway Station

The best pubs near London Limehouse Railway Station.
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The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 4 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 15 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Once known as the 'Devil's Tavern' thanks to its delinquent clientele, the Prospect of Whitby is one of the oldest pubs in London - and the ... More
 
 
 
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Morgan Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
43 Morgan Street, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 20 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Yet another conversion of a grimy and atmospheric East end boozer into a gastropub, but in this case it's been done so well that it's hard ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Limehouse Railway Station

Limehouse Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 18 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
At ground floor level on Fisherman’s Walk at Canary Wharf, tables, chairs and merry-makers spill out of doors on to the riverside during the summer months. ... More
 
 
 
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Studio Spaces
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 2, 110 Pennington Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 18 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
A state-of-the-art photographic studio by day, club by night, Studio Spaces E1 is home to respected electronic clubnight organisers The Hydra. The fully-licensed venue in the ... More
 
 
 
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The Printworks
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Printworks, Surrey Quays Road, SE16 | 20 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
In the halls that once housed the printing presses for the Metro and Evening Standard, The Printworks has created a soundproofed warehouse, custom-made for clubbing. ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Limehouse Railway Station.
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 15 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 22 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, ... More
 
 
 
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 29 minutes from Limehouse Railway Station
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
 

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Festival Of The Dead
Dance | On 21st October 2017 

Troxy 3 minutes walk from Limehouse Railway Station

The event mixes theatre, circus, live music, face painting and DJs....More

Your Toys: Slot Machine Theatre (Ages 5-9)
Theatre | On 21st October 2017 

Half Moon Young People's Theatre 14 minutes walk from Limehouse Railway Station

The ensemble present a show where your toys are part of the big adventure....More

Japanese Sandscapes: The Tale Of Mt Fuji
Concerts | Until 21st October 2017 

Brunel Museum 18 minutes walk from Limehouse Railway Station

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Live Cabaret: Midnight Apothecary Goes Down The Shaft
Concerts | Until 4th November 2017 

Brunel Museum 18 minutes walk from Limehouse Railway Station

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Kollektiv Turmstrasse
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 21st October 2017 

Studio Spaces 18 minutes walk from Limehouse Railway Station

Minimal techno courtesy of the German production duo, plus Matthew Dekay, Fideles, Uakoz, Rabota, Yacine Dessouki and Dan Gayle....More

An Exhibition In Celebration Of 100 Years: Francois Auguste Rene Rodin (12 November 1840 - 10 Novemb
Exhibitions | Until 10th November 2017 

One Canada Square 20 minutes walk from Limehouse Railway Station

Exhibitions & Art, Sculpture....More

Tim Rollins & K.O.S: The Moonlight Was Behind Them...
Exhibitions | Until 12th November 2017 

Maureen Paley 21 minutes walk from Limehouse Railway Station

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