There are 6 ways to get from Barking to Canary Wharf by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Limehouse Dlr

$3 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the bus from Fair Cross, Salisbury Avenue to Canning Town Z2 / ...

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Tube  •  15 min

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to Mile End Underground Station Circle / ...

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Canary Wharf 6.1 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Canary Wharf 6.1 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Walk from Barking to Canary Wharf 6.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Barking to Canary Wharf is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to Canary Wharf is to train which costs £2 - £6 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fair Cross, Salisbury Avenue and arriving at Canning Town. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barking and arriving at Limehouse. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Barking and Canary Wharf is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Barking to Canary Wharf without a car is to train which takes 9 min and costs £2 - £6.

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The train from Barking to Limehouse takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Barking to Canary Wharf bus services, operated by Ensign Bus, depart from Fair Cross, Salisbury Avenue station.

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Map of how to get from Barking to Canary Wharf.
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  • Distance: 4.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Barking, England and Canary Wharf, England?

c2c operates a train from Barking to Canary Wharf every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 9 min. Dockland Light Railway (DLR) also services this route every 10 minutes. Alternatively, Ensign Bus operates a bus from Barking to Canary Wharf 6 times a week. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 21 min. London Buses also services this route hourly.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Limehouse
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Gallions Reach DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barking Underground Station to Mile End Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Fair Cross, Salisbury Avenue to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Website
ensignbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barking Town Centre to Poplar Recreation Ground DLR
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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