There are 6 ways to get from Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station by subway, bus, night bus, taxi, car 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.

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Tube  •  18 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Northern

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the bus from Canning Town to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551

$3

4 alternative options

Night bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Canning Town, Hermit Road to Charing Cross, Bedford Street N15

$3

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station 6.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station 6.9 miles

$1 - $3

Bikeshare  •  52 min

  1. Cycle from Aberfeldy Street, Poplar to Moor Street, Soho 6.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station is to taxi which costs £26 - £32 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canning Town and arriving at Covent Garden, Savoy Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Canning Town and Leicester Square Underground Station is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station without a car is to Tube which takes 18 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 18 min to get from Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station, including transfers.

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Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Canning Town station.

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Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Covent Garden, Savoy Street station.

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Map of how to get from Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 6.1 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Canning Town, England and Leicester Square Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Canning Town, Hermit Road to Charing Cross, Bedford Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Aberfeldy Street, Poplar to Moor Street, Soho
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canning Town to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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