There are 6 ways to get from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car) by subway, 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.

Recommended option

Tube  •  21 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to North Greenwich Underground Station Jubilee

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych to Canning Town N15 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Line 188 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to North Greenwich Station 188

$3

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car) 8.3 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car) 8.3 miles

$1 - $3

Bikeshare  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Cycle from Southampton Street, Strand to East India Dlr, Blackwall 5.8 miles

What companies run services between Covent Garden, Greater London, England and Emirates Air Line (cable car), England?

London Buses operates a bus from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Southampton Street, Strand to East India Dlr, Blackwall
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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

How far is it from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car)?

The distance between Covent Garden and Emirates Air Line (cable car) is 9 km. The road distance is 13 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car)?

The cheapest way to get from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car)?

The quickest way to get from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car) is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £30 - £40.

Is there a direct bus between Covent Garden and Emirates Air Line (cable car)?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple, Aldwych and arriving at Canning Town. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Covent Garden to Emirates Air Line (cable car)?

The Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to North Greenwich Underground Station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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