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

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Tube  •  9 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$3 - $4

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Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Temple 700 / ...

$2 - $8

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Ferry  •  28 min

  1. Take the ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Embankment Pier Rb1 / ...

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden 5.2 miles

$27 - $33

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden 5.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden 5.2 miles

$15 - $22

Walk  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden 4.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  39 min

  1. Cycle from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Southampton Street, Strand 5.1 miles

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

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden is to Tube which costs £2 - £3 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South and arriving at Temple. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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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 28 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Covent Garden is 4 miles. The road distance is 5.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden without a car is to Tube which takes 9 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Canary Wharf to Covent Garden bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South station.

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Canary Wharf to Covent Garden bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Temple station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canary Wharf to Covent Garden is 5 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden.

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Map of how to get from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden.
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  • Distance: 4.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

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

The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 38 min. Six other operators also service this route.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
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
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
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
$4
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Mile End to London Embankment Stn
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
centaurtravel.co.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Embankment Pier
Ave. Duration
28 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
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$15 - $22
Access
$15 - $22
Assist
$15 - $22
UberX
$15 - $22
UberXL
$22 - $30
Exec
$30 - $45
Lux
$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 - $33
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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