There are 11 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Kensington by subway, bus, night 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 via Green Park Underground Station  •  21 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to Earl's Court Underground Station Piccadilly

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus, line 9 bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N550
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Kensington, The Design Museum 9 / ...

$3

9 alternative options

Tube  •  24 min

  1. Take the Tube from Mile End Underground Station to Notting Hill Gate Underground Station Central / ...

$3 - $5

Tube, line 9 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Green Park to Kensington, The Design Museum 9 / ...

$6 - $7

Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station 751 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria to Kensington, The Design Museum C1

$7

Night bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the night bus from Mile End to Paddington Rail Station N205

$3

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Kensington 8.6 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to Kensington 8.6 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to Kensington 8.6 miles

$22 - $35

Walk  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Kensington 8.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Cycle from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Phillimore Gardens, Kensington 9 miles

$16 - $20

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Mile End and arriving at Paddington Rail Station station. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

More details

The distance between Canary Wharf and Kensington is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Kensington without a car is to Tube which takes 21 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 21 min to get from Canary Wharf to Kensington, including transfers.

More details

Canary Wharf to Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Canary Wharf station.

More details

Canary Wharf to Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Kensington, The Design Museum station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Canary Wharf to Kensington is 9 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Canary Wharf to Kensington.

Get driving directions

There are 8373+ hotels available in Kensington. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Canary Wharf to Kensington.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

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

You can take a bus from Canary Wharf to Kensington via Covent Garden, Savoy Street in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to Earl's Court Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Mile End Underground Station to Notting Hill Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Green Park to Kensington, The Design Museum
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
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
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Kensington, The Design Museum
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria to Kensington, The Design Museum
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Mile End to Paddington Rail Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
47 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 Victoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canary Wharf to Kensington
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$22 - $35
Access
$23 - $35
Assist
$23 - $35
UberX
$23 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
Lux
$75 - $100
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Phillimore Gardens, Kensington
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Kensington
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.