There are 6 ways to get from Covent Garden to Islington by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Tube  •  5 min

  1. Take the Tube from Covent Garden Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Line 38 bus  •  10 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Finsbury, Hardwick Street 19 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

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

$14 - $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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Covent Garden to Islington is to line 38 bus which costs £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Covent Garden to Islington is to Tube which costs £1 - £3 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between Covent Garden and Islington is 2 miles.

The Tube from Covent Garden Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station takes 5 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holborn, Museum Street and arriving at Finsbury, Hardwick Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Covent Garden to Islington.
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  • Distance: 1.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 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 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Covent Garden Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Finsbury, Hardwick Street
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 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
$12 - $18
Exec
$17 - $24
Lux
$26 - $35
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Southampton Street, Strand to Islington Green, Angel
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Covent Garden to Islington
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$14 - $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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