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Bow Road ⇄ Upton Park Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares

The journey from Bow Road to Upton Park is in fare zones 2&3 and it’s a direct train on the District tube line

  1. From Bow Road take the District Line
  2. Leave the train at Upton Park

Number of tube stops: 4 · Journey time: Approx 9 mins

Stations on the route: Bow Road ➜ Bromley-by-Bow ➜ West Ham ➜ Plaistow ➜ Upton Park

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and station closures

First and last train times on the District line

Tube times for the District line

Alternative routes include Bow Road to Plaistow and Bow Road to East Ham

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

Bow Road tube station is not wheelchair accessible

Upton Park station is not wheelchair accessible

Bow Road station entrance – You must use two flights of stairs between the entrance and the platforms (11 steps down +19 steps down to the eastbound platform, and 2x16 steps down to the westbound platform)

Upton Park station exit – You must use two flights of stairs between the platforms and the exit (16 steps up +15 steps up)

The journey from Upton Park to Bow Road is in fare zones 2&3 and it’s a direct train on the District tube line

  1. From Upton Park take the District Line
  2. Leave the train at Bow Road

Number of tube stops: 4 · Journey time: Approx 9 mins

Stations on the route: Upton Park ➜ Plaistow ➜ West Ham ➜ Bromley-by-Bow ➜ Bow Road

London Underground tube delays

Strikes and station closures

First and last train times on the District line

Tube times for the District line

Alternative routes include Upton Park to Plaistow and Upton Park to East Ham

Stairs, lifts and escalators to the station platforms

Upton Park train station is not wheelchair accessible

Bow Road station is not wheelchair accessible

Upton Park station entrance – You must use two flights of stairs between the entrance and the platforms (15 steps down +16 steps down)

Bow Road station exit – You must use two flights of stairs between the platforms and the exit (19 steps up +11 steps up from the eastbound platform, and 2x16 steps up from the westbound platform)

Tube fare between Bow Road and Upton Park

This tube journey is in Oyster zones 2-3. The cheapest fare is £1.90 off-peak (£2.10 peak) when you pay by Oyster or contactless. There’s no return fare, you just pay the same as two single tickets

Cost of tube fare from Bow Road ⇄ Upton Park Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares
Fare zone Cash Oyster & Contactless cards
Single fare Single fare Daily cap
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak
Zone 2-3 fare £6.70 £2.10 £1.90 £10 £10
Travelcard prices from Bow Road ⇄ Upton Park Station | Tube Journey, Train Times & Fares
Fare Zone Travelcards (Train, Bus & Tram)
One day travel­card Week travel­card Month travel­card
Anytime Off-peak
Zone 1-4 travelcard £15.90 n/a £61.40 £235.80
Zone 1-6 travelcard £22.60 £15.90 £78 £299
Zone 1-9 travelcard £28.50 £17 £111.30 £427.40
See our complete list of London Underground prices 2024, Senior citizens prices 2024, Children’s prices 2024, Oyster card prices 2024, Contactless card prices 2024 and Travelcard prices 2024
Note: Tube journey prices are correct as of

Peak and off-peak journey times

For Oyster and contactless off-peak is outside the hours of 6.30 AM-9.30 AM and 4 PM-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s any time after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri). Weekends are always classed as off-peak. Note: Between the 8th March and 31st May 2024 TFL are running a trial called ‘Off-Peak Friday Fares’, where Fridays will be classed as off-peak all day.

The fare is based on what time your journey begins. It doesn’t matter what time your journey ends.

Other ways to make this journey

Travel on foot – The distance is roughly 2¾ miles, which will probably take around 52-58 minutes on foot

Travel by bus – Single fare: £1.75 (you may need more than one bus); Daily cap: £5.25; Weekly cap: £24.70; 1-day travelcard: £6; Weekly travelcard: £24.70 – Adult bus tickets · Senior citizen bus tickets · Children’s bus tickets

Travel by taxi – A 2¾ mile ride between Upton Park train station and Bow Road in a black cab should cost you about £14.30 to £24.60 and take anything from 12 to 24 mins