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There are 7 ways to get from Covent Garden to Islington by subway, bus, taxi, 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

Subway  •  7 min

  1. Take the subway from Oxford Circus station to Highbury & Islington station Victoria

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 341 bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 341 bus from Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane to Finsbury, Sadler's Wells Theatre 341

$3

5 alternative options

Subway via King's Cross St. Pancras station  •  9 min

  1. Take the subway from Covent Garden station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Piccadilly
  2. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Angel station Northern

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Covent Garden to Islington 2.6 miles

$15 - $18

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Covent Garden to Islington 2.6 miles

$8 - $14

Walk  •  42 min

  1. Walk from Covent Garden to Islington 2.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  18 min

  1. Cycle from Southampton Street, Strand to Islington Green, Angel 2.8 miles

$8 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Covent Garden to Islington is to line 341 bus which costs £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Covent Garden to Islington is to subway which costs £2 - £3 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane and arriving at Finsbury, Sadler's Wells Theatre. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Covent Garden and Islington is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Covent Garden to Islington without a car is to subway which takes 7 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Oxford Circus station to Highbury & Islington station takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Covent Garden to Islington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane station.

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Covent Garden to Islington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Finsbury, Sadler's Wells Theatre station.

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There are 8813+ hotels available in Islington. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Covent Garden to Islington.
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  • Distance: 1.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

What companies run services between Covent Garden, Greater London, England and Islington, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Covent Garden to Islington every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Oxford Circus station to Highbury & Islington station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Covent Garden station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Angel station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane to Finsbury, Sadler's Wells Theatre
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Covent Garden to Islington
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$8 - $14
Access
$9 - $13
Assist
$9 - $13
UberX
$9 - $13
UberXL
$13 - $18
Exec
$17 - $24
Lux
$27 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Southampton Street, Strand to Islington Green, Angel
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Covent Garden to Islington
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18
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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