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Recommended option

Tube  •  15 min

  1. Circle / ...

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus The Kings Ferry  •  37 min

  1. 700 / ...

$2 - $4

8 alternative options

Ferry  •  26 min

  1. Rb1 / ...

$9 - $12

Bus Redwing Coaches  •  31 min

  1. 735 / ...

$4

Line 15 bus  •  40 min

  1. 15 / ...

$3

Night bus  •  24 min

  1. N15

$3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. 4.2 miles

$22 - $27

Uber  •  9 min

  1. 4.2 miles

$13 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 14 min

  1. 3.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  33 min

  1. 4 miles

What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Blackfriars Station, England?

Redwing Coaches operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Blackfriars Station hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 31 min. Centaur Coaches also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Mile End Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Redwing Coaches
Phone
+44 1474 322002
Email
info@redwing-coaches.co.uk
Website
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Centaur Coaches
Phone
+44 20 8300 3001
Email
info@centaurtravel.co.uk
Website
centaurtravel.co.uk
Bus from Poplar, Cotton Street to Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
centaurtravel.co.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to City of London, Millennium Bridge
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to St Pauls, St Paul's Cathedral
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Poplar, Upper North Street to City of London, City Thameslink Stn Ludgate Circus
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Limehouse, Burdett Road to St Pauls, St Paul's Cathedral
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Blackfriars Pier
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canary Wharf to Blackfriars Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$13 - $20
uberACCESS
$14 - $20
uberASSIST
$14 - $20
uberX
$14 - $20
uberXL
$20 - $27
UberEXEC
$25 - $35
UberLUX
$35 - $55
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Godliman Street, St. Paul's
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Blackfriars Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Canary Wharf and Blackfriars Station is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Blackfriars Station is to line 15 bus which costs £2 and takes 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Blackfriars Station is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £17 - £21.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South and arriving at Blackfriars. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Canary Wharf Pier and arriving at Blackfriars Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

The Tube from Mile End Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station takes 15 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.