Pontoon Dock DLR

 
 
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Woolwich Road, E16 2SB 
 
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Pontoon Dock DLR Station is elevated above the Thames Barrier Park, a 22 acre riverside park with views across the Thames and Thames Barrier. Stairs and lifts connect the raised concourse of the station to street level and to footpaths through the park which lead to the river.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Canning Town Tube Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canning Town Railway Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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Hotels near Pontoon Dock DLR

Near Pontoon Dock DLR
Crowne Plaza London Docklands
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  38% off
Western Gateway, E16 | 11 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
The Crowne Plaza Docklands is the main hotel for the giant ExCel Centre. It's a great place to stay if you're visiting a conference or exhibition, ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £57  33% off
Bugsby Way, SE10 | 22 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Staying at this hotel puts you right in the centre of Greenwich, with a thousand years of British naval history on your doorstep, as well shops, ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express Royal Docks Docklands
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £46  29% off
Silvertown Way, E16 | 22 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
The shimmering business parks of the Docklands are a tribute to the spirit of modernity, and this clean, efficient hotel, with air conditioning and Wi-Fi throughout ... More
 
 
 
 
West Silvertown DLR
London > Travel > Docklands Light Railway
Silvertown Way, E16 | 7 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
This station serves Britannia Village and the various industrial sites in the area, including the Kierbeck Business Complex and the Grenshields Industrial Estate. The Royal Victoria ... More
 
 
 
Custom House DLR
London > Travel > Docklands Light Railway
Victoria Dock Road, Canning Town, E16 | 9 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Alight here for the ExCeL exhibition centre which is linked to Custom House station by a direct walkway. There is also Dockside access from the station.... More
 
 
 
Prince Regent
London > Travel > Docklands Light Railway
Victoria Dock Road , E16 | 11 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
... More
 
 
 
 
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Travel near Pontoon Dock DLR

Near Pontoon Dock DLR
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Canary Wharf Crossrail Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
West India Quay, E14 | 2.2 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greenwich Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Cutty Sark Gardens, SE10 | 2.2 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
Greenwich Pier delivers boat loads of visitors to the major tourist attractions of the area: the National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory and Old Royal Naval College ... More
 
 
 
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Emirates AirLine (Thames Cable Car)
London > Travel > London Olympics Venues
Greenwich and Docklands, SE10 | 18 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
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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Events near Pontoon Dock DLR

Near Pontoon Dock DLR
Bett Learning Technology Exhibition
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: 21st, 22nd, 23rd and 24th Oct 2015 - 10am-6pm
ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 8 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Bett, the world's leading event for learning technology, brings together over 600 exhibitors and 35,000 visitors, providing a global space to experience the transformational power of ...More
 
 
 
On Soon
The London ExCeL Wedding Show
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 31st January and Sunday 1st February 2015 - 5pm
ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 8 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
See products and services on offer from bridal dresses, bridesmaid dresses, venues, honeymoon destinations, florists, tiaras, shoes, hair and beauty and more....More
 
 
 
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ICE Conferences
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: 2nd, 3rd and 4th February 2015 - 9am-5.30pm
ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 8 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Case studies, discussions and networking events....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Pontoon Dock DLR

Near Pontoon Dock DLR
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Theatres
443 North Woolwich Road, E16 | 11 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
One of London's last surviving traditional music halls.... More
 
 
 
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British Music Experience
London > Entertainment > Live Music
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 23 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Stadium filling rock gods like The Rolling Stones, David Bowie and Mick Jagger are among the stars who have loaned memorabilia to the British Music Experience, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
WM Jazz
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
Water Margin Restaurant, O2 Arena, SE10 | 23 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Since launching in summer 2013 WM Jazz has carved out a real following. Set within the Water Margin Restaurant at The 02 Arena, WM Jazz hosts ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Pontoon Dock DLR

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Pontoon Dock DLR
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Pleasure Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Royal Victoria Docks, E16 | 8 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
(Unfortunately the London Pleasure Gardens have been put into administration and all future events there have subsequently been cancelled.)Due to open on the Diamond Jubilee weekend, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
East Greenwich Coaling Jetty
London > Attractions > Sights
Olympian Way, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 16 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Originally designed as a coaling jetty to receive and unload coal to fuel Blackwall Point power station, The Jetty has been turned into a temporary platform ... More
 
 
 
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Trinity Buoy Wharf
London > Attractions >
Orchard Place, E14 | 20 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
A once derelict site in the Docklands is now home to a thriving creative community; visitors to Trinity Buoy Wharf find a welcoming mix of cafes, ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Pontoon Dock DLR

The best shops and markets near Pontoon Dock DLR
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Billingsgate Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Trafalgar Way, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
Originally a general market for corn, coal, iron, wine, salt, pottery, fish and other goods, Billingsgate is now the only London-based market dedicated to fish. From ... More
 
 
 
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Jubilee Place Mall
London > Shopping >
Bank Street, E14 | 2.1 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
Jubilee Place Mall, an underground shopping mall on the south side of Canary Wharf, offers shoppers a choice of fashion, pharmacies, cafes and restaurants. In November ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Meantime Brewing Company
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Lawrence Trading Estate, Blackwall Lane, SE10 | 26 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
London's Meantime Brewing Company, led by brewmaster and founder Alastair Hook, is one of Britain's leading craft brewers. When the brewery moved from Penhall Road to ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Pontoon Dock DLR

What are the best dining options near Pontoon Dock DLR London?
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Caribbean Scene
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
ExCeL Marina, 17 Western Gateway, Royal Victoria, E16 | 10 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
... More
 
 
 
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Yi-Ban
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
London Regatta Centre, Dockside Road, , E16 | 11 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Lost in the bleak and beautiful wasteland of the Docklands business parks - a super-modern expanse of smooth concrete and still water - this restaurant ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Zizzi - O2 Dome
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
The O2 Millennium Way, SE10 | 21 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Pontoon Dock DLR

Near Pontoon Dock DLR
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3.9 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 4.8 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Pontoon Dock DLR

Pontoon Dock DLR gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greenwich Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
As a World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) Greenwich is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brooklyn Bowl
London > Leisure >
O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 23 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Five years after the original Brooklyn Bowl launched, the well known New York bowling alley comes to London's O2. The London venue is the first Brooklyn ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Paintball Centre
London > Leisure > Activities
Unit 4, Wood Wharf, Preston Road, Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 36 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
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 Pontoon Dock DLR

The best pubs near London Pontoon Dock DLR.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Trafalgar Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Park Row, SE10 | 2 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
The pub achieved notoriety selling whitebait (still on the menu) but now the Trafalgar Tavern is a refreshment point for the capital's many visitors. It's hardly ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bar Du Musee Café
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, , SE10 | 2.3 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Gun
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
27 Coldharbour, Docklands, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 32 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
This 250-year-old pub was a sailor's favourite, home to smugglers and site of secret trysts between Lord Nelson and Emma Hamilton. Closed down by ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Pontoon Dock DLR

Pontoon Dock DLR clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 2.2 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
Located within the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College and a stone's throw from the world's last tea clipper, the legendary Cutty Sark, The Old ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Proud2 at The O2
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 23 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
In the sad shell of the Millennium Dome, a superclub was born, going by the name of Proud2. Sporting one of the world's most powerful audio ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Studio 338
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 24 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
Following a major refurbishment, Studio 338 reopened in spectacular style in March 2014, with Mark 'MK' Kinchen, Kevin Saunderson and Kate Simko all on the line-up. ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Pontoon Dock DLR

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Pontoon Dock DLR.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.4 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ExCel London Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 8 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London’s purpose built exhibition centre, opened in 2000, is an exciting ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 23 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
The second most embarrassing legacy of Tony Blair's time in government struggled for years to find a role after the millennium show shut up shop. It's ... More
 
 
 
 

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Elvis At The O2: The Exhibition Of His Life
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

The O2 Arena 23 minutes walk from Pontoon Dock Dlr

A retrospective of the life and career of Elvis Aaron Presley, which includes around 300 artefacts from Graceland, and a ...More

Longitude Punk'd
Longitude Punk'd
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

Royal Observatory Greenwich 2.09 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

Longitude Punk'd celebrates the wacky inventors, star-gazing scientists and elegant explorers of the eighteenth century. The Royal Observatory in Greenwich ...More

 
Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
Exhibitions | Until 1st August 2015 

National Maritime Museum 2.09 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

Part of the National Maritime Museum's commemoration of World War One, Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea explores ...More

 
War Artists At Sea
War Artists At Sea
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

The Queen's House 2.09 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

Showcasing the best of Royal Museums Greenwich's collection of First and Second World War art, this display at The Queen's ...More

 
Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2016 

National Maritime Museum 2.09 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

Five hundred years ago, a fraternity of London mariners was given a charter by Henry VIII and became the Corporation ...More

 
Astronomy Photographer Of The Year 2014
Astronomy Photographer Of The Year 2014
Exhibitions | Until 22nd February 2015 

Royal Observatory Greenwich 2.09 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

The winning images of Astronomy Photographer of the Year are presented in a free exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich ...More

 
Winter Lights Festival
Winter Lights Festival
Exhibitions | Until 30th January 2015 

Canary Wharf 2.15 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

Brightening up the darkest winter month, the Winter Lights Festival at Canary Wharf sees eleven artists from nine counties present ...More

 
Ice Rink Canary Wharf
Ice Rink Canary Wharf
Seasonal | Until 28th February 2015 

Canary Wharf Ice Rink 2.15 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

Nestled beneath the world-famous mirrored towers of Canary Wharf , this glittering outdoor London Ice ...More

 
Yan Fu Curator's Talk
Exhibitions | On 27th January 2015 

Old Royal Naval College 2.19 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

Listen to Dr Kai Liu, Chair of the YanFu Foundation and curator of the Yan Fu exhibition, as he explains ...More

Fans Of The Belle Epoque
Fans Of The Belle Epoque
Exhibitions | Until 10th May 2015 

Fan Museum 2.33 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

The Fan Museum unveils the very best of its late 19th and early 20th century fans for Fans Of The ...More

 
 

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February in London 2015
February in London 2015

Maxine Peake, Ralph Fiennes and Juliet Stevenson make February 2015 a strong month for new theatre in London. Beatles ...More

 
June in London 2015
June in London 2015

Taylor Swift, The Who and Barbara Hepworth come to London in June 2015 when annual favourites the Royal Academy ...More

 
The Candlelight Club's St Valentine's Day Ball
The Candlelight Club's St Valentine's Day Ball
Theatre | On 14th February 2015 

Secret Location

Clandestine pop-up cocktail bar the Candlelight Club is hosting a special Valentine's Day ball. Taking place in a 1920s ballroom, ...More

 
The Deck Valentine's Restaurant
The Deck Valentine's Restaurant
Seasonal | On 14th February 2015 

The Deck at the National Theatre

Not usually open to the public, The Deck at the National Theatre is open for one night only this Valentine's ...More

 
Artful Badger's Love & Lightning Valentine's Ball
Exhibitions | 13th February 2015 - 14th February 2015 

The Vaults, Arch 233

After the success of the Arts of Hearts Ball in 2014, the Artful Badger collective once again present a Valentine's ...More

American Buffalo
American Buffalo
Theatre | 16th April 2015 - 27th June 2015 

Wyndham's Theatre

Homeland star Damian Lewis stars in Daniel Evans' production, of David Mamet's drama, American Buffalo, in which three small-time crooks ...More

 
London Sketchfest
London Sketchfest
Comedy | 1st May 2015 - 3rd May 2015 

Backyard Bar & Kitchen

Returning for a third year, the London Sketchfest brings a weekend of belly laughs from unsigned sketch comedy talent to ...More

 
Bleecker Street Burger
Bleecker Street Burger
Opened January 2015 

The stylish Bleecker Street Burger matt black truck has moved around town a bit - it was part of KERB, ...More

 
Tapas Revolution Shoreditch
Tapas Revolution Shoreditch
Opened February 2015 

Spanish chef Omar Allibhoy continues the expansion of his Spanish food empire which began with Tapas Revolution in Westfield Shepherd's ...More

 
Sky Garden
Sky Garden
Opened 5th January 2015 

The free-to-access Sky Garden, occupying the top three floors of Rafael Vinoly's 37 storey, 525ft 20 Fenchurch Street (aka the ...More

 
 
 
 
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