How to get here

How to Get Here

Follow these handy videos for directions to Poplar Union!

Westferry DLR (13-minute walk)

Langdon Park DLR (12-minute walk)

Limehouse DLR (17-minute walk)

Poplar DLR (16-minute walk)

Limehouse Basin (15-minute walk / 20-minute canoe)

Please note, due to renovation works on Bartlett Park and Cotall Street, there is now no access to Cotall Street via Upper North Street. Instead, there is a walkway on Bartlett Park that takes you from Upper North St to Poplar Union past the new children’s play area. There are signs to guide you but if you get lost, please give us a call and we will try and direct you – 020 3039 3333


By bus: 309 (stops H & A, Broomfield Street); 277, D6 or D7 (stops WP & WQ, Pixley Street or stops WO & WR, East India Dock Road); 108 (Fawe Street)

By bike: We have bike racks available in our car park for our visitors.

Santander Cycles: There is a docking station on Stainsby Road, right next to Poplar Union.

By car: There is no longer vehicle access on Cotall Street as the road has been pedestrianised due to new council plans. Street parking is available on surrounding roads between 5.30pm-8.30am, Monday to Friday and restrictions do not apply on Saturday and Sunday. Tower Hamlets’ permit holders are eligible for up to 4 hours free parking on all surrounding roads.

We have a limited number of disabled parking bays; if you require one, please get in touch before your visit and we can reserve a space for you.