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

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Canning Town Tube Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
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Canning Town Railway Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Sunborn London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £85  28% off
    Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 8 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
    Staying at this modern water-borne hotel is like going on a cruise without leaving the city. Moored at Royal Victoria Dock, the riverside location is picturesque ... More
     
     
     
    Crowne Plaza London Docklands
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  35% 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 £58  42% 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
     
     
     
     
    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
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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
     
     
     
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    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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    MINECON 2015
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th July 2015
    ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 8 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
    Meet people who love Minecraft maybe even as much as you do, and attend panels and events full of YouTube creators and other talented folks....More
     
     
     
    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
     
     
     
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    FitPro LIVE
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 9th and Friday 10th July 2015 - 8.45am-6pm
    ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 8 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
    Workshops and masterclasses by members of the world's largest association for fitness professionals....More
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    Caribbean Scene
    London > Restaurants > African restaurants
    ExCeL Marina, 17 Western Gateway, Royal Victoria, E16 | 10 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
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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
     
     
     
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    Potbelly
    London > Restaurants >
    The Street, Westfield Stratford City, SE18 | 17 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
    Aiming to take on Pret and Subway in the sandwich stakes, Potbelly specialises in deep-filled hot, toasted sandwiches, live music and shakes. The sandwich shop on ... More
     
     
     
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    University of Greenwich
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 1.9 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
    The main University of Greenwich campus boasts a picturesque setting on a World Heritage Site on the banks of the River Thames within three baroque buildings ... More
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range
    London > Leisure > Golf
    Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 21 minutes from Pontoon Dock DLR
    If you hook a shot at the state of the art Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range it'll head towards Canary Wharf and if you slice it ... More
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    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
     
     
     
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    Bar Du Musee Café
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 | 2.3 miles from Pontoon Dock DLR
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    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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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    MINECON 2015
    Exhibitions | Until 5th July 2015 

    ExCel London Exhibition Centre 8 minutes walk from Pontoon Dock Dlr

    Meet people who love Minecraft maybe even as much as you do, and attend panels and events full of YouTube ...More

    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

    Cocoon On The Terrace (Part 1) At Studio 338
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 4th July 2015 

    Studio 338 24 minutes walk from Pontoon Dock Dlr

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    City of London Festival
    City of London Festival
    Seasonal | Until 13th July 2015 

    Various Venues London 1.57 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

    Founded in 1962, the City of London Festival is a summer programme of music, visual arts, film, walks and talks. ...More

     
    The Four Fridas
    The Four Fridas
    Theatre | Until 4th July 2015 

    Royal Artillery Barracks 1.59 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

    A celebration of the life and work of the legendary Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, The Four Fridas is a spectacular, ...More

     
    Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
    Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
    Theatre | Until 5th July 2015 

    Greenwich 2.01 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

    The whole of Greenwich comes alive for the Greenwich and Docklands International Festival, a nine day free festival ...More

     
    Unseen: The Lives of Looking by Dryden Goodwin
    Exhibitions | Until 26th July 2015 

    The Queen's House 2.09 miles from Pontoon Dock Dlr

    Drawings produced during the production of artist Dryden Goodwin's film and artefacts used by all four lookers in their ...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

     
    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

     
     
     
     
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