There are 9 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster by subway, train, 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.

Recommended option

Tube  •  10 min

  1. Jubilee

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Train  •  21 min

$2 - $5

7 alternative options

Ferry  •  24 min

  1. Rb1 / ...

$10 - $13

Bus  •  26 min

  1. 381 / ...

$2 - $8

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. 6 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  12 min

  1. 6 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  12 min

  1. 6 miles

$19 - $28

Walk  •  1 h 52 min

  1. 5.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  45 min

  1. 6.3 miles

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 21 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)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Surrey Quays to Battersea Park
Ave. Duration
21 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 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 Westminster, Banqueting House
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
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
3 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 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 Westminster
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$19 - $28
uberACCESS
$20 - $28
uberASSIST
$20 - $28
uberX
$20 - $28
uberXL
$29 - $40
UberEXEC
$30 - $50
UberLUX
$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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Canary Wharf and Westminster is 8 km. The road distance is 10 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster is to Tube which takes 10 min and costs £2 - £4.

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 21 min.

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.

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.

The Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.