There are 10 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Leicester Square Underground Station 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.

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Tube  •  13 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Northern

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Limehouse, Burdett Road to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N550 / ...

$3

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Ferry  •  34 min

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

$10 - $13

Bus via Canary Wharf, Canada Square South  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Charing Cross N550

$3

Line 15 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Poplar, Upper North Street to Charing Cross, Bedford Street 15 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Leicester Square Underground Station 5.4 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to Leicester Square Underground Station 5.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to Leicester Square Underground Station 5.4 miles

$15 - $22

Walk  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Leicester Square Underground Station 5.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  47 min

  1. Cycle from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Moor Street, Soho 5.7 miles

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Leicester Square Underground Station is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 13 min to get from Canary Wharf to Leicester Square Underground Station, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Limehouse, Burdett Road and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 29 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 24 min.

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What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Leicester Square Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Leicester Square Underground Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 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 Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse, Burdett Road to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Poplar, Upper North Street to Charing Cross, Bedford Street
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$15 - $22
uberACCESS
$16 - $23
uberASSIST
$16 - $23
uberX
$16 - $23
uberXL
$24 - $35
UberEXEC
$30 - $45
UberLUX
$50 - $70
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Moor Street, Soho
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$28 - $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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