There are 8 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Tower of London by train, subway, ferry, bus, taxi, 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

Train  •  4 min

  1. Dlr

$2 - $7

7 alternative options

Tube  •  6 min

  1. Jubilee

$2 - $4

Ferry  •  9 min

  1. Rb1

$8 - $10

Bus  •  27 min

  1. 700 / ...

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. 2.7 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  6 min

  1. 2.7 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  59 min

  1. 3.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  21 min

  1. 3 miles

What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Tower of London, England?

c2c operates a train from Canary Wharf to Tower of London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 4 min. Dockland Light Railway (DLR) also services this route every 10 minutes. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Tower of London every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 27 min. Five other operators also service this route.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Limehouse to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Poplar DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canary Wharf Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 City of London, Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse, Burdett Road to Wapping, St Katherine Dock
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Monument
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
Centaur Coaches
Phone
+44 20 8300 3001
Email
info@centaurtravel.co.uk
Website
centaurtravel.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Columbus Courtyard to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
centaurtravel.co.uk
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 City of London, Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Brookline
Phone
+44 1732 845656
Email
info@brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Website
brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Columbus Courtyard to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Tower Hill, Tower Pier
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canary Wharf to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$9 - $15
uberACCESS
$9 - $14
uberASSIST
$9 - $14
uberX
$9 - $14
uberXL
$13 - $18
UberEXEC
$18 - $25
UberLUX
$28 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Tower Gardens , Tower
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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

The distance between Canary Wharf and Tower of London is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Tower of London is to bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Tower of London is to train which takes 4 min and costs £1 - £5.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Limehouse and arriving at London Fenchurch Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South and arriving at City of London, Fenchurch Street. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Canary Wharf Pier and arriving at Tower Hill, Tower Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

The train from Limehouse to London Fenchurch Street takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.