There are 8 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Holborn 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  •  13 min

  1. Take the Tube from Mile End Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Central

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Canada Water Bus Station to Holborn Station 188 / ...

$2 - $8

6 alternative options

Ferry  •  21 min

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

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Holborn 5.4 miles

$27 - $33

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to Holborn 5.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to Holborn 5.4 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Holborn 4.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  39 min

  1. Cycle from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Southampton Place, Holborn 5.3 miles

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

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Holborn is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 11 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Holborn is 4 miles. The road distance is 5.4 miles.

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The Tube from Mile End Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station takes 13 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canada Water Bus Station station and arriving at Holborn Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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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.

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Canary Wharf to Holborn bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Russell Square station.

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Map of how to get from Canary Wharf to Holborn.
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  • Distance: 4.4 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Holborn every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 42 min. Six other operators also service this route.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Mile End Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canada Water Bus Station to Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
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
$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 Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
24 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 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 Holborn
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$14 - $21
Access
$16 - $23
Assist
$16 - $23
UberX
$16 - $23
UberXL
$23 - $35
Exec
$30 - $45
Lux
$45 - $65
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Southampton Place, Holborn
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Holborn
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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