Rotherhithe Overground Station  

 
 
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Brunel Road, Southwark, London SE16 4LF
 
 

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Part of the London Overground network, Rotherhithe Overground Station is on the East London Railway which used to be known as the East London Line before it was upgraded and extended in 2010. Nearby attractions include the Brunel Museum, a small but important museum dedicated to the Victorian engineer Marc Isambard Brunel.

 

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18 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London Limehouse
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £49  42% off
469-475 The Highway, E1W | 15 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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 £77  42% off
265 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 | 16 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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
 
 
 
The Tower Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £78  27% off
Guoman Tower, E1Q | 18 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
It's the location on the River Thames that give this hotel next to the Tower of London and Tower Bridge a wow factor. It's also very ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Underground Stations nearest Rotherhithe Overground Station

Nearest to Rotherhithe Overground Station
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Charing Cross Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Trafalgar Square, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3.1 miles from Rotherhithe Overground Station
Charing Cross Tube Station gives access to the Northern and Bakerloo Underground lines and the mainline terminal runs services to Kent and suburban destinations in south ... More
 
 
 
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Whitechapel Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
277 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 24 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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 | 32 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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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Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 miles from Rotherhithe Overground Station
Bankside Pier is located next to the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and close to Tate Modern. From Bankside Pier a hop-on hop-off circular cruise operates during summer and ... More
 
 
 
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Canary Wharf Crossrail Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 28 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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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London Cycling Campaign
London > Travel > Bicycles
2 Newhams Row, SE1 | 37 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
This bunch of eco-friendly pedal-pushers want to get London moving...by bicycle! London Cycling Campaign is a charitable company set up to expound the views of those ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Rotherhithe Overground Station

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Echo Presents: EXILE
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 23rd September 2017 - 7.45pm
Rotherhithe Overground Station, Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, SE16 | Same location as Rotherhithe Overground Station
Live Music, Choir....More
 
 
 
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Tide Line Thames: A Collaborative Light Projected Installation
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 1st to 30th September 2017 - 2pm-5pm
Rotherhithe Overground Station, Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, SE16 | Same location as Rotherhithe Overground Station
A collaborative installation of light projected imagery for the Thames Tunnel Shaft of the Brunel Museum by Anne Krinsky and Tom Pearman....More
 
 
 
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The Little Baroque Company
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 24th September 2017 - 3.30pm
Rotherhithe Overground Station, 82 Saint Marychurch Street, Rotherhithe, SE16 | 1 minute from Rotherhithe Overground Station
The ensemble performs Handel's Water Music and Carslake's The Singing Glacier....More
 
 
 
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 17 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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, variety shows ... More
 
 
 
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The Mahogany Bar
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Wilton's Music Hall, Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 17 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
The famous Mahogany Bar at Wilton's Music Hall has reopened after more than 50 years on the sidelines. Sadly, last orders were called at the bar ... More
 
 
 
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Troxy
London > Entertainment > Live Music
490 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 17 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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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Brunel Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, Southwark, London SE16 | Same location as Rotherhithe Overground Station
Within the original engine house in Tunnel Road, SE16, this permanent exhibition commemorates the world's first subaqueous tunnel built by Sir Marc Isambard Brunel assisted by ... More
 
 
 
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The Wapping Project
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 6 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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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Cafe Gallery Projects
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 Park Approach, Southwark Park, Southwark, London SE16 | 10 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
Before the Bermondsey Artists' Group (BAG) took over the cafe in the middle of Southwark Park it had fallen into disrepair. The building was completely renovated ... More
 
 
 
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St John Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 72 Druid Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 17 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
Fegus Henderson's St John stable extends from the restaurant by Smithfield to this bakery in Bermondsey. Although primarily a wholesalers, St John Bakery does open its shutters ... More
 
 
 
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St Katharine Docks World Food Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 17 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
Re-launched as the St Katharine Docks World Food Market in 2016, the weekly market now offers a diversified range of street food ... More
 
 
 
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The Kiosk at Le Pont de la Tour
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
36D Shad Thames, SE1 | 17 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
A small store serving take away coffee, sandwiches and salads, The Kiosk is run by ... More
 
 
 
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Simplicity
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
1 Tunnel Road, Rotherhithe, Southwark, London SE16 | 1 minute from Rotherhithe Overground Station
... More
 
 
 
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Simplicity
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
1 Tunnel Road, Rotherhithe, Southwark, London SE16 | 1 minute from Rotherhithe Overground Station
... More
 
 
 
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Lilly's Restaurant
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
75 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 6 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
Extremely popular local diner in the American style, with child-friendly service, excellent steaks, delicious side orders and an atmosphere of contented enjoyment. Lilly's supports local traders ... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 miles from Rotherhithe Overground 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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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 miles from Rotherhithe Overground 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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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 36 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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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Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 21 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
 
 
 
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Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 22 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 27 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
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Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 6 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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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The Captain Kidd
London > Nightlife > Pubs
108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 6 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
The real magic of Wapping's riverside Captain Kidd pub is outside on the L-shaped patio. The Thames is rather narrow here and so the action seems ... More
 
 
 
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The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 17 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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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The Printworks
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Printworks, Surrey Quays Road, SE16 | 9 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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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Studio Spaces
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 2, 110 Pennington Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 12 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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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Trade Union
London > Nightlife >
Thomas More Square, E1W | 14 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
The team behind the Grand Union bars have now ventured into new territory with the opening of Trade Union. Located in ... More
 
 
 
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The Biscuit Factory
London > Business > Venue Hire
Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 13 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
Peek Frean & Co made biscuits here in Bermondsey for 123 years, from 1866 until 1989 when the factory closed. Home to baked goods like the ... More
 
 
 
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 17 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground 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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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 22 minutes from Rotherhithe Overground Station
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Jazz At Carnegie Hall
Concerts | On 23rd September 2017 

Cadogan Hall 2 minutes walk from Rotherhithe Overground Station

Pete Long and Richard Pite's interpretation of the big band music performed at the famous venue from 1912 to 1950s....More

Southbank Sinfonia: Family Concert
Concerts | On 23rd September 2017 

Cadogan Hall 2 minutes walk from Rotherhithe Overground Station

The ensembles musicians explore some of the tools used to make brilliant music and specially-made videos provide an up-close insight ...More

Steve Ross
Concerts | Until 23rd September 2017 

The Pheasantry 9 minutes walk from Rotherhithe Overground Station

The vocalist from New York performs a selection of Irving Berlin numbers....More

War Paint: Brushes with conflict
Exhibitions | Until 19th November 2017 

National Army Museum 9 minutes walk from Rotherhithe Overground Station

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War Paint: Brushes with conflict
Exhibitions | Until 19th November 2017 

National Army Museum 9 minutes walk from Rotherhithe Overground Station

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War Paint: Brushes with conflict
Exhibitions | Until 19th November 2017 

National Army Museum 9 minutes walk from Rotherhithe Overground Station

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War Paint: Brushes with conflict
Exhibitions | Until 19th November 2017 

National Army Museum 9 minutes walk from Rotherhithe Overground Station

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Wicked
Wicked
Theatre | Until 1st December 2018 

Apollo Victoria Theatre 12 minutes walk from Rotherhithe Overground Station

Prepare to see Glinda the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch of the West in a whole new light after ...More

 
Marcin Dudek: Steps and Marches
Exhibitions | Until 4th October 2017 

Edel Assanti 13 minutes walk from Rotherhithe Overground Station

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Our Great Tchaikovsky
Theatre | Until 22nd October 2017 

The Other Palace Theatre 14 minutes walk from Rotherhithe Overground Station

Award-winning actor and pianist Hershey Felder presents a time-bending tale of music, politics and one of the world's most beloved ...More

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The Dark Room
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Theatre 503

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Brockwell Park

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