There are 9 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster by subway, train, bus, ferry, 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  •  11 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station Jubilee

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Train  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from Surrey Quays to Battersea Park

$2 - $5

7 alternative options

Bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road to Waterloo Road (SE1) 381 / ...

$2 - $8

Ferry  •  30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Westminster Pier Rb1

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Westminster 6 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to Westminster 6 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to Westminster 6 miles

$17 - $24

Walk  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Westminster 5.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  45 min

  1. Cycle from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Kings Gate House, Westminster 6.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster is to Tube which costs £2 - £4 and takes 11 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road and arriving at Waterloo Road (SE1). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

More details

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

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Surrey Quays and arriving at Battersea Park. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

More details

The distance between Canary Wharf and Westminster is 5 miles. The road distance is 6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster without a car is to Tube which takes 11 min and costs £2 - £4.

More details

The Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

More details

Canary Wharf to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road station.

More details

Canary Wharf to Westminster train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Surrey Quays station.

More details

Map of how to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 5.1 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

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

London Overground operates a train from Canary Wharf to Westminster 5 times a week. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Westminster every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 26 min. Five 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 Canary Wharf Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Surrey Quays to Battersea Park
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$3 - $5
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road to Waterloo Road (SE1)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Westminster Pier
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 Westminster, Banqueting House
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
Centaur Coaches
Phone
+44 20 8300 3001
Email
info@centaurtravel.co.uk
Website
centaurtravel.co.uk
Bus from Poplar, Cotton Street to St James's Park Station
Ave. Duration
33 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 Westminster Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canary Wharf to Westminster
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$17 - $24
Access
$17 - $25
Assist
$17 - $25
UberX
$17 - $25
UberXL
$25 - $35
Exec
$30 - $50
Lux
$50 - $75
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Kings Gate House, Westminster
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Westminster
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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.

More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster is to train which takes 22 min and costs £1 - £4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £6 and takes 26 min.

Mode details

Canary Wharf to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Waterloo Road (SE1) station.

More details

Canary Wharf to Westminster train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Battersea Park station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Canary Wharf to Westminster is 6 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Canary Wharf to Westminster.

Get driving directions

Book your Canary Wharf to Westminster train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Book your Canary Wharf to Westminster bus tickets online with Distribusion.

Search and book

There are 8393+ hotels available in Westminster. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

More details