Duration 11 min
Distance 6 miles
Average price £7
Possible routes 7 found

There are 7 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster by subway, train, bus, ferry, taxi, car or towncar

We recommend taking the subway from Canary Wharf station to Westminster station, which is the fastest option and takes around 11 min.

Recommended route

Subway • 11 min

  1. Canary Wharf station
  2. Westminster
Fastest
11 min
£4 - £6
Alternative routes

Train • 23 min

  1. Surrey Quays
  2. Westminster
23 min
Bookable on Rome2rio

Bus • 30 min

  1. Limehouse, Burdett Road
  2. Westminster
30 min
Bookable on Rome2rio
£1 - £6

Ferry • 32 min

  1. Canary Wharf Pier
  2. Westminster
32 min

Taxi • 13 min

  1. Canary Wharf
  2. Westminster
13 min
£17 - £21

Drive • 13 min

  1. Canary Wharf
  2. Westminster
13 min
Cheapest
£1 - £2

Uber • 13 min

  1. Canary Wharf
  2. Westminster
13 min
£13 - £19

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Canary Wharf to Westminster? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster is to subway which costs £4 - £6 and takes 11 min.

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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 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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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 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canary Wharf station station and arriving at Westminster station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster without a car is to subway which takes 11 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The subway from Canary Wharf station to Westminster station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Canary Wharf to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Limehouse, Burdett Road station.

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

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Westminster is to train which takes 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £1 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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Canary Wharf to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Canary Wharf to Westminster is 6 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Canary Wharf to Westminster.

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There are 6167+ hotels available in Westminster. Prices start at £75 per night.

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How to travel from Canary Wharf to Westminster

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Canary Wharf to Westminster right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Canary Wharf and Westminster?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Canary Wharf to Westminster every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £4 - £6 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Westminster hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6

About London Underground (Tube)

Subway from Canary Wharf station to Westminster station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a week

About London Overground

Train from Surrey Quays to Battersea Park
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
London Overground

Bus operators
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2

About London Buses

Bus from Limehouse, Burdett Road to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6

About National Express

Bus from London Mile End to London Waterloo Rail Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
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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.

Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily

About Ensign Bus

Bus from Canning Town to Victoria Station Oxford Tube
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Ensign Bus
Ferry operators
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes

About Thames Clippers

Ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Westminster Pier
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Thames Clippers
Other operators
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£13 - £19

About Uber London

Towncar from Canary Wharf to Westminster
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£13 - £19
Assist
£14 - £20
UberX
£14 - £20
UberXL
£19 - £26
Exec
£25 - £35
Lux
£35 - £55
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£17 - £21
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
£17 - £21
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk

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