Beckton Tourism

(For other uses, see Beckton (disambiguation).) Beckton is an urban neighbourhood in east London, England and part of the London Borough of Newham. It is located 8 miles (12.9 km) east of Charing Cross. It was unpopulated marshland adjacent to the River Thames until the development of major industrial infrastructure to support the growing metropolis of London was built in the 19th century. Housing was created in Beckton for workers of the gas and sewage works. Between 1981 and 1995 it was within the London Docklands Development Corporation area which caused the population to increase as new homes were built and the Docklands Light Railway was constructed.


Looking for travel information about Beckton? Explore the best travel advice on Beckton, United Kingdom. When planning a trip to Beckton, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of London. Add London to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like The London Eye, British Museum, Tower Of London. A holiday in Beckton can generally be of 1-2 days.

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  • Know the pollution level of Beckton before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 65.92 (High)
    • Water Pollution 43.14 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 55.71 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 49.04 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.66 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 43.3 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 46.38 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20.6 (Low)
  • How safe is Beckton for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Beckton.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.17 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 54.96 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 55.08 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 36.54 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 43.37 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50.24 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 52.41 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 59.97 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 66.78 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 41.61 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 52.05 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 39.26 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.81 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Beckton is 118.74 (High)

    • Safety Index 47.13 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88.25 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 60.45 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 44.98 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.94 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 68.41 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 22.31 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 79.19 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Beckton

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.16 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40.87 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 87.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 85.82 USD

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