There are 10 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Brixton by train, bus, ferry, taxi, car, towncar, foot or bike

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Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Surrey Quays to Denmark Hill

$1 - $3

9 alternative options

Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road to Peckham Bus Station 177 / ...

$2 - $3

Ferry  •  32 min

  1. Take the ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier Rb6

$12 - $15

Line 35 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 35 bus from London Bridge Borough High St to Brixton, Shakespeare Road 35

$6 - $7

Train, line 35 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 35 bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Brixton, Shakespeare Road 35

$6

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Brixton 7.1 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to Brixton 7.1 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to Brixton 7.1 miles

$19 - $27

Walk  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Brixton 5.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  46 min

  1. Cycle from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to St John's Crescent, Brixton 7.2 miles

$13 - $17

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road and arriving at Peckham Bus Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Canary Wharf Pier and arriving at Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Surrey Quays and arriving at Denmark Hill. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Brixton is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Brixton without a car is to train which takes 9 min and costs .

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The train from Surrey Quays to Denmark Hill takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Canary Wharf to Brixton bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road station.

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Canary Wharf to Brixton train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Surrey Quays station.

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Brixton is to train which takes 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 min.

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Canary Wharf to Brixton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Peckham Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Canary Wharf to Brixton.
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  • Distance: 4.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

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

London Overground operates a train from Canary Wharf to Brixton every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Brixton every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20 min. Centaur Coaches also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Surrey Quays to Denmark Hill
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road to Peckham Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Borough High St to Brixton, Shakespeare Road
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Brixton, Shakespeare Road
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Centaur Coaches
Phone
+44 20 8300 3001
Email
info@centaurtravel.co.uk
Website
centaurtravel.co.uk
Bus from Poplar, Cotton Street to Nine Elms, St George Wharf Pier
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
centaurtravel.co.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canary Wharf to Brixton
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$19 - $27
Access
$20 - $28
Assist
$20 - $28
UberX
$20 - $28
UberXL
$29 - $40
Exec
$35 - $55
Lux
$60 - $85
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to St John's Crescent, Brixton
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Brixton
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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Canary Wharf to Brixton train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Denmark Hill station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canary Wharf to Brixton is 7 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Canary Wharf to Brixton.

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