There are 5 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Bluewater by bus, train, taxi or car

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

Recommended option

Line 719 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 719 bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Bean, Ightham Cottages (B255) 719 / ...

$7

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Poplar DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Greenhithe for Bluewater

$11 - $18

Line 96 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96

$10 - $11

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Bluewater 18.5 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to Bluewater 18.5 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The distance between Canary Wharf and Bluewater is 21 km. The road distance is 30 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Bluewater is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Bluewater is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs £65 - £80.

No, there is no direct train from Canary Wharf to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from Poplar DLR Station and arriving at Greenhithe for Bluewater via Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North and arriving at Bean, Ightham Cottages (B255). Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

The line 719 bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Bean, Ightham Cottages (B255) takes 33 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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

The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Bluewater every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Canary Wharf to Bluewater via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal, and Greenhithe for Bluewater in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Poplar DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Bean, Ightham Cottages (B255)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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