Blackwall is a Docklands Light Railway (DLR) station in Blackwall, London, located in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, and is in Travelcard Zone 2. Opened on 28 March 1994, on the site of Poplar railway station.
History[edit | edit source]
The station was originally planned to be connected to the London Underground via the Jubilee Line extension to Thamesmead. This was authorised in 1990 but was replaced by diverting the line from Canary Wharf underneath the River Thames to serve the Greenwich peninsula at North Greenwich station and up to Stratford instead.
Services[edit | edit source]
The typical off-peak service frequency for the DLR is:
- Every seven-to-ten minutes to Trafalgar Square
Sources[edit | edit source]
See also Blackwall railway station, which was to the east of the DLR station.