Whitechapel Tube Station

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277 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 5BA†
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Whitechapel Tube station is located within Zone 2 on the District and Hammersmith & City lines.

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Underground Stations

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Whitechapel Tube Station
0 minutes walk
Stepney Green Tube Station
11 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Whitechapel Overground Station
3 minutes walk
Shadwell Overground Station
10 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Arch Car Parking
12 minutes walk
Sclater Street Car Park
12 minutes walk

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Hotels near Whitechapel Tube Station

Near Whitechapel Tube Station
Holiday Inn London Commercial Road
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £59† 39% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 6 minutes from Whitechapel Tube 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
ibis London City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £49† 26% off
5 Commercial Street, E1 | 12 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
Commercial Road may not be London's most picturesque location but if you want the nightlife of Old Street or the gleaming towers of the City of ... More
Grange Tower Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £89† 21% off
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 15 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel combines luxury accommodation and events facilities, making it a great choice for your stay whether it's business or leisure oriented. Within ... More
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Alternative Underground Stations nearest Whitechapel Tube Station

Nearest to Whitechapel Tube Station
Stepney Green Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Mile End Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 11 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
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Aldgate East Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
118 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 12 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
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Aldgate East Underground Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Whitechapel High Street, E1 | 13 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
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Travel near Whitechapel Tube Station

Near Whitechapel Tube Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Cherry Garden Pier, Southwark, London SE16 | 25 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
City Cruises Sightseeing trips from Westminster Pier to Greenwich Pier. The River Red Rover Ticket option allows you to hop on and off at Westminster Pier, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 34 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 34 minutes from Whitechapel Tube 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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Events near Whitechapel Tube Station

Near Whitechapel Tube Station
Ongoing
Kader Attia
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 26th November 2013 to 1st October 2014
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 10 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
The Whitechapel Gallery has commissioned a site-specific installation from French-Algerian artist Kader Attia, which marks his first solo project in the UK. ...More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Art of the Brick
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 26th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 11 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 sculptures created out of more than ...More
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Knock2bag
London > Events > Comedy †Dates: Friday 24th October 2014 - 7pm-11pm
Rich Mix Centre, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 13 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
An eclectic line-up of award-winning comedians and the finest new acts....More
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Entertainment near Whitechapel Tube Station

Near Whitechapel Tube Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
10 Gales
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Arch 10, Gales Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 10 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
One of Bethnal Green's best kept secrets, 10 Gales is a contemporary art space, live show venue, vintage fashion boutique, coffee shop and hairdressers all under ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Backyard Bar & Kitchen
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
231 Cambridge Heath Road, E2 | 10 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
The famous Backyard Comedy Club, one of East London's hottest comedy spots, was originally opened in 2000 by comedian Lee Hurst. In 2004 the comedian ran ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Truman Brewery
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 11 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
Popular with the Shoreditch crowd on the weekends, The Old Truman Brewery houses more than 200 small, creative businesses, a bar and several areas for hire. ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Whitechapel Tube Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Whitechapel Tube Station
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Idea Store Whitechapel
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
321 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 2 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
More than a library, the Idea Store in Whitechapel brings together adult learning, training and meeting areas, as well as a focus on the local history ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spitalfields City Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Buxton Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 5 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
There's loads to do at the 1.3 acre Spitalfields City Farm. Come and meet Bayleaf the donkey and Bentley the goat - just a few of ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
London's own "Curry Mile", Brick Lane is home to so much more than first-rate spiced food, it also plays host to Jewish bagel shops, Indian sari ... More
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Shopping near Whitechapel Tube Station

The best shops and markets near Whitechapel Tube Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The East End Thrift Store
London > Shopping > Clothing
Unit 1a Watermans Building, Assembly Passage, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel Tube 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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Beyond Retro
London > Shopping > Clothing
112 Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 8 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
Vast warehouse near Brick Lane packed with vintage clothing and accessories. American vintage clothing outlets don’t get much bigger or better than this. Having bagged a huge, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
Brick Lane Market is pure East End London, which means Jewish bagel shops, Bangladeshi curry houses, Indian sari silks - and Cockneys crying out their wares. ... More
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Restaurants near Whitechapel Tube Station

What are the best dining options near Whitechapel Tube Station London?
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New Tayyab
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
83 Fieldgate Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 4 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
North Indian cuisine. Tables on patio. ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chicken Shop and Dirty Burger Whitechapel
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
27A Mile End Road, E1 | 4 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
Soho House have brought two of their projects together under one roof, creating Chicken Shop and Dirty Burger Whitechapel. The industrial-style 60-seat restaurant, which extends to ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Foxcroft & Ginger, Whitechapel
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
69-89 Mile End Road, E1 | 6 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
With their Soho branch now successfully established, Foxcroft & Ginger have brought their sourdough pizzas and homemade cakes to Whitechapel. Situated on Mile End Road, between ... More
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Education near Whitechapel Tube Station

Near Whitechapel Tube Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 15 minutes from Whitechapel Tube 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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 16 minutes from Whitechapel Tube 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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 19 minutes from Whitechapel Tube 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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Leisure near Whitechapel Tube Station

Whitechapel Tube Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 10 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 11 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
The third of these increasingly popular 1950s retro-America style bowling alleys opened in late 2008 to much critical acclaim. Located in the Old Truman Brewery on ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 15 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
York Hall Leisure Centre in Bethnal Green includes a gym, day spa, 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and offers a wide range of exercise classes but ... More
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Pubs near Whitechapel Tube Station

The best pubs near London Whitechapel Tube Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
379 Bethnal Green Road, E2 | 10 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
Sitting at the heart of Bethnal Green Road, The Old George is a beautifully restored London boozer, originally built in the 1700s. With a large emphasis ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Camel
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
277 Globe Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 14 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Florist
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
255 Globe Road, Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 14 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
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Nightlife near Whitechapel Tube Station

Whitechapel Tube Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rhythm Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
16-18 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
Scuzzy venue on the outskirts of Shoreditch which looks like a crummycafe from the outside. Walk past the crowded plastic tables and chairsand through a discreet ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vibe Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 11 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
Vibe Bar manages to be both chilled out and cutting edge. Located inside the Truman Brewery on trendy Brick Lane, you can come here to drink ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smiths Spitalfields
London > Nightlife > Bars
109 Commercial Street, E1 | 13 minutes from Whitechapel Tube Station
Inspired by its sister bar, the long-standing Smiths of Smithfield, Smiths Spitalfields follows in its famous sibling's footsteps as an all-day dining venue celebrating the best ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Whitechapel Tube Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Whitechapel Tube Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 11 minutes from Whitechapel Tube 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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 13 minutes from Whitechapel Tube 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 Wapping Project
London > Business > Venue Hire
Wapping Hydrolic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 18 minutes from Whitechapel Tube 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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IT For Beginners (Over 50s)
Exhibitions | Until 28th November 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 2 minutes walk from Whitechapel Tube Station

Learn basic computing skills....More

Silver Surfer Session: Workshop (Over 50s)
Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 2 minutes walk from Whitechapel Tube Station

ICT workshop for the over 50s....More

Catch The Feeling
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 24th October 2014 

The Rhythm Factory 8 minutes walk from Whitechapel Tube Station

Dance and house courtesy of Michael Jansons, Clinton Houlker, Sybian and Senzala....More

Backyard Comedy Club
Comedy | On 24th October 2014 

Backyard Bar & Kitchen 10 minutes walk from Whitechapel Tube Station

Stand-up from Barry Castagnola, Bryan Lacey, Tim Renkow, Eddy Brimson and Fern Brady....More

Richard Tuttle: I Dont Know. The Weave of Textile Language
Richard Tuttle: I Dont Know. The Weave of Textile Language
Exhibitions | Until 14th December 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 10 minutes walk from Whitechapel Tube Station

A major exhibition surveying US artist Richard Tuttle's career from the 1960s to today. He is renowned for being ...More

 
Kader Attia
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 10 minutes walk from Whitechapel Tube Station

The Whitechapel Gallery has commissioned a site-specific installation from French-Algerian artist Kader Attia, which marks his first solo project ...More

Fridays at Vibe
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th November 2014 

The Vibe Bar 11 minutes walk from Whitechapel Tube Station

Resident DJ Steve Taylor plays urban, R&B, hip hop and dance floorfillers....More

Just Great DJs
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st October 2014 

The Vibe Bar 11 minutes walk from Whitechapel Tube Station

Resident DJ, Steve Taylor plays the best of urban, R&B, hip hop, dance and floor filler anthems....More

Atomic
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 19th December 2014 

93 Feet East 11 minutes walk from Whitechapel Tube Station

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