Wapping Overground Station  

 
 
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Wapping Overground Station. Wapping Railway Station is in east London, on the East London Line of London Overground between Shadwell and Rotherhithe.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Tower Hill Tube Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
Aldgate East Tube Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Wapping Overground Station
 
0 minutes walk
 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
City Quay Car Park
 
9 minutes walk
 
Arch Car Parking
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn London - Whitechapel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £56  37% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 13 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
Perfectly located in the heart of the East End, this new generation Holiday Inn offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ... More
 
 
 
The Tower Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  22% off
Guoman Tower, E1Q | 13 minutes from Wapping 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
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Limehouse
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £43  38% off
469-475 The Highway, E1W | 14 minutes from Wapping 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
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Overground Stations nearest Wapping Overground Station

Nearest to Wapping Overground Station
Shadwell Overground Station
London > Travel > Overground Stations
Chapman Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 9 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
Shadwell Railway Station is on the East London Line of London Overground, between Whitechapel to the north and Wapping to the south. It is located near ... More
 
 
 
Surrey Quays Overground Station
London > Travel > Overground Stations
Lower Road, Rotherhithe , Southwark, London SE16 | 12 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
... More
 
 
 
Canada Water Overground Station
London > Travel > Overground Stations
Deal Porter Way, Surrey Quays, Southwark, London SE16 | 12 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
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Near Wapping Overground Station
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Whitechapel Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
277 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 19 minutes from Wapping 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 | 26 minutes from Wapping 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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Canary Wharf Crossrail Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 32 minutes from Wapping 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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Last Nights of Havana
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 19th October to 31st December 2018
Wapping Overground Station, 50 Porters Walk, E1W | 5 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
A taste of Cuba comes to London this autumn with Last Nights of Havana at Tobacco Dock. Inspired by the 1940s and '50s and pre-revolution Havana, ...More
 
 
 
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NYE At Last Nights Of Havana
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Monday 31st December 2018 - 6pm-1am
Wapping Overground Station, 50 Porters Walk, E1W | 5 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Wapping Overground Station

Near Wapping Overground Station
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 11 minutes from Wapping 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, ... 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 | 11 minutes from Wapping 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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Curzon Aldgate
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Goodman's Fields, 2 Canter Way, E1 | 15 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
Part of an upmarket development, Goodman's Fields, Curzon Aldgate is a new-build cinema in the East End. Enter through the lounge/bar with its leather sofas ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Wapping Overground Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Wapping Overground Station
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The Wapping Project
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 3 minutes from Wapping 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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Brunel Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, Southwark, London SE16 | 6 minutes from Wapping 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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Cafe Gallery Projects
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 Park Approach, Southwark Park, Southwark, London SE16 | 15 minutes from Wapping 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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Shopping near Wapping Overground Station

The best shops and markets near Wapping Overground Station
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St Katharine Docks World Food Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 12 minutes from Wapping 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 | 13 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
A small store serving take away coffee, sandwiches and salads, The Kiosk is run by ... More
 
 
 
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St John Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 72 Druid Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 15 minutes from Wapping 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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Restaurants near Wapping Overground Station

What are the best dining options near Wapping Overground Station London?
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Laksha Bay
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
83 Wapping Lane, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 2 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
Laksha Bay is a smart Indian dining room, with cuisine influenced by the idyllic Lakshadweep archipelago. The authentic Indian cuisine celebrates home-style favourites and fresh, flavoursome ... More
 
 
 
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II Bordello
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
81 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 3 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
Giant portions, fresh ingredients and a tasty full-bodied house wine: this is everything a neighbourhood Italian restarant should be, and still only a fraction more expensive ... More
 
 
 
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Lilly's Restaurant
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
75 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 3 minutes from Wapping 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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Education near Wapping Overground Station

Near Wapping Overground Station
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 32 minutes from Wapping 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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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 32 minutes from Wapping 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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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 32 minutes from Wapping 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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Leisure near Wapping Overground Station

Wapping Overground Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 15 minutes from Wapping 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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MoreYoga Tower Bridge
London > Leisure >
7 Horselydown Lane, SE1 | 16 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
Two years after launching its first studio in 2016 MoreYoga, which has studios across London, added this Tower Bridge space. The 14th yoga studio from the ... More
 
 
 
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Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Wapping 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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Pubs near Wapping Overground Station

The best pubs near London Wapping Overground Station.
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Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 3 minutes from Wapping 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Captain Kidd
London > Nightlife > Pubs
108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 3 minutes from Wapping 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 Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 16 minutes from Wapping Overground Station
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Wapping Overground Station

Wapping Overground Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Studio Spaces
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 2, 110 Pennington Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 6 minutes from Wapping 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 | 9 minutes from Wapping 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 Printworks
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Printworks, Surrey Quays Road, SE16 | 15 minutes from Wapping 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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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Wapping Overground Station.
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 11 minutes from Wapping 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Biscuit Factory
London > Business > Venue Hire
Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 15 minutes from Wapping 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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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 16 minutes from Wapping 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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Last Nights of Havana
Last Nights of Havana
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st December 2018 

Tobacco Dock 5 minutes walk from Wapping Overground Station

A taste of Cuba comes to London this autumn with Last Nights of Havana at Tobacco Dock. Inspired by the ...More

 
The Box Of Delights
The Box Of Delights
Theatre | Until 5th January 2019 

Wilton's Music Hall 11 minutes walk from Wapping Overground Station

Wilton's Music Hall and Hero Productions present an adaption of Poet Laureate John Masefield's classic 1935 children's fantasy novel, a ...More

 
Skepta
Concerts | Until 13th December 2018 

The Printworks 15 minutes walk from Wapping Overground Station

The Mercury Music Prize-winning grime artist from North London performs latest album SkLevel....More

Christmas by the River
Christmas by the River
Seasonal | Until 2nd January 2019 

London Bridge 16 minutes walk from Wapping Overground Station

One of London's most picturesque festive markets, Christmas by the River is back for its fifth year in 2018. Taking ...More

 
Tower of London Ice Rink
Tower of London Ice Rink
Seasonal | Until 6th January 2019 

Tower Of London 16 minutes walk from Wapping Overground Station

Nestled in the rounded hollow of the dry moat, the Tower of London's ice rink area forms a wonderfully festive ...More

 
A Very Very Very Dark Matter
A Very Very Very Dark Matter
Theatre | Until 29th December 2018 

The Bridge Theatre 17 minutes walk from Wapping Overground Station

Revered children's author Hans Christian Andersen, played by Jim Broadbent, harbours a dark secret in the attic of his Copenhagen ...More

 
Maltby Street Christmas Night Market
Seasonal | Until 21st December 2018 

Maltby Street Market 17 minutes walk from Wapping Overground Station

Located in the Victorian railway arches in Bermondsey, Maltby Street Market is an atmospheric spot year-round, but it's stepping things ...More

Elmgreen & Dragset: This Is How We Bite Our Tongue
Elmgreen & Dragset: This Is How We Bite Our Tongue
Exhibitions | Until 13th January 2019 

Whitechapel Gallery 18 minutes walk from Wapping Overground Station

An abandoned swimming pool fills the ground floor gallery of the Whitechapel Gallery as part of the major survey exhibition ...More

 

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Swinging London: A Lifestyle Revolution / Terence Conran - Mary Quant
Exhibitions | From 8th February 

Fashion and Textile Museum

Ahead of and tying in nicely with Mary Quant (at the V&A from 6th April 2019), Swinging London: A Lifestyle Revolution presents the fashion, design and art of ...More

Mary Quant
Mary Quant
Exhibitions | From 6th April 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum

Following on from Christian Dior and Balenciaga, both the subject of fashion forward V&A exhibitions ...More

 
The Moon
The Moon
Exhibitions | From 1st July 

National Maritime Museum

Not just for the lunatics and the conspiracy theorists, The Moon is a major exhibition ...More

 
Cost of Living
Cost of Living
Theatre | From 25th January 

Hampstead Theatre

Adrian Lester stars in the UK premiere of Martyna Majok's Pulitzer Prize winning play, Cost ...More

 
Up At The O2 Christmas Choirs
Up At The O2 Christmas Choirs
Tours | From 14th December 

O2 Walkway: Up At The O2

This December, The O2 is putting a festive ...More

 
Greenwich Circus Festival
Greenwich Circus Festival
Seasonal | From 15th December 

AirCraft Circus Academy

In the year that contemporary circus celebrates its 250th anniversary, the Aircraft Circus Academy rounds ...More

 
Bill Viola/Michelangelo
Bill Viola/Michelangelo
Exhibitions | From 26th January 

Royal Academy of Arts

Pairing the work of pioneering video artist Bill Viola with drawings by Michelangelo, this Royal ...More

 
White Pearl
White Pearl
Theatre | From 10th May 

Royal Court Theatre

Having already made a splash in New York, 24-year-old Thai-Australian writer Anchuli Felicia King is ...More

 
Pah-La
Pah-La
Theatre | From 3rd April 

Royal Court Theatre

Having been withdrawn from the schedule in 2017, Abhishek Majumdar's Pah-La will finally be staged ...More

 
Inside Bitch
Inside Bitch
Theatre | From 27th February 

Royal Court Theatre

From Orange is the New Black to Bad Girls, female prison dramas continue to fascinate, ...More

 
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Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. Two new musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton and Mary Poppins, ...More

Bussey Rooftop Bar
Bussey Rooftop Bar
Drinking 

Parallel to Frank's Cafe on the roof of the Bussey Building, the Bussey Rooftop Bar ...More

 
Dabbers Social Bingo
Dabbers Social Bingo
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The UK's first immersive modern bingo hall, Dabbers Social Bingo revitalises the iconic British pastime ...More

 
Lambs Conduit Street
Attractions 

This charming Bloomsbury shopping street follows an old route to Lamb's Conduit....More

St Germain Winter Bloom Pop Up
St Germain Winter Bloom Pop Up
Shopping 

St-Germain, makers of French elderflower liqueur, offer a ...More

 
December in London 2018
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Christmas favourites like The Nutcracker, Carols at The Royal Albert Hall and the Santa Dash return along with a Festive Feast at Hampton Court Palace and a new puppet show from the puppeteers behind ...More

December in London 2018
December in London 2018
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Christmas favourites like The Nutcracker, Carols at The Royal Albert Hall and the Santa ...More

 
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Bespoke art works and Instagram worthy interiors. ...More

 
 
 
 
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