There are 8 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden by subway, ferry, bus, taxi, car, towncar, foot or bike

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

Tube  •  8 min

  1. Jubilee

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  32 min

  1. N550 / ...

$2 - $9

6 alternative options

Ferry  •  24 min

  1. Rb1 / ...

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. 5.2 miles

$27 - $35

Drive  •  11 min

  1. 5.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  11 min

  1. 5.2 miles

$17 - $24

Walk  •  1 h 34 min

  1. 4.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  39 min

  1. 5.1 miles

What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Covent Garden, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 32 min. Six other operators also service this route.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 Temple
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Temple
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
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
$5
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Brookline
Phone
+44 1732 845656
Email
info@brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Website
brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Columbus Courtyard to Temple
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Centaur Coaches
Phone
+44 20 8300 3001
Email
info@centaurtravel.co.uk
Website
centaurtravel.co.uk
Bus from Poplar, Cotton Street to Westminster, Banqueting House
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
centaurtravel.co.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Embankment Pier
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$17 - $24
uberACCESS
$17 - $24
uberASSIST
$17 - $24
uberX
$17 - $24
uberXL
$25 - $35
UberEXEC
$30 - $40
UberLUX
$45 - $65
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Southampton Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$27 - $35
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 Covent Garden is 7 km. The road distance is 8 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden is to Tube which takes 8 min and costs £2 - £3.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canary Wharf and arriving at Covent Garden, Savoy Street. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Canary Wharf Pier and arriving at Embankment Pier. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

The Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station takes 8 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.