There are 6 ways to get from Covent Garden to Stratford by subway, bus, taxi, car, 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

Tube  •  15 min

  1. Take the Tube from Holborn Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Central

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Stratford Bus Station 25 / ...

$2 - $9

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Covent Garden to Stratford 7.4 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Covent Garden to Stratford 7.4 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Walk from Covent Garden to Stratford 6.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  48 min

  1. Cycle from Southampton Street, Strand to Stratford Station, Stratford 6.8 miles

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

London Buses operates a bus from Covent Garden to Stratford every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 49 min. National Express also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49 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 Stratford Station, Stratford
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Covent Garden to Stratford
Ave. Duration
16 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Covent Garden and Stratford is 9 km. The road distance is 12 km.

The cheapest way to get from Covent Garden to Stratford is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Covent Garden to Stratford is to Tube which takes 15 min and costs £2 - £4.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holborn, Museum Street and arriving at Stratford Bus Station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

The Tube from Holborn Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station takes 15 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.