There are 5 ways to get from Canary Wharf to New Eltham by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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

Line 321 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 321 bus from New Cross Gate Sainsbury's to New Eltham Stn Footscray Road 321

$3

4 alternative options

Train, line 321 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Lewisham DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 321 bus from Lewisham Station to New Eltham Stn Footscray Road 321

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to New Eltham 8.7 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to New Eltham 8.7 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to New Eltham 7.9 miles

What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and New Eltham, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to New Eltham every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Lewisham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Cross Gate Sainsbury's to New Eltham Stn Footscray Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Station to New Eltham Stn Footscray Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canary Wharf to New Eltham
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$45 - $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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Canary Wharf to New Eltham?

The distance between Canary Wharf and New Eltham is 10 km. The road distance is 14 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to New Eltham?

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to New Eltham is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Canary Wharf to New Eltham?

The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to New Eltham is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs £30 - £40.

Is there a direct bus between Canary Wharf and New Eltham?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Cross Gate Sainsbury's and arriving at New Eltham Stn Footscray Road. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Canary Wharf to New Eltham?

The line 321 bus from New Cross Gate Sainsbury's to New Eltham Stn Footscray Road takes 40 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.