There are 9 ways to get from Essex Road to Canary Wharf by train, subway, bus, night 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

Train  •  7 min

  1. Take the train from Essex Road to Moorgate

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Islington, St Mary's Church (N1) to Canary Wharf, West India Avenue N277

$3

7 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Essex Road to Old Street
  2. Take the Tube from Old Street Underground Station to Bank Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to Canary Wharf DLR Station Dlr

$8 - $13

Line 271 bus, line 135 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 271 bus from Islington, Essex Road Station to Shoreditch, Old Street Stn Moorfields Eye Hosp 271
  2. Take the line 135 bus from Old Street to Canary Wharf 135

$6

Line 277 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 277 bus from Kingsland, Dalston Junction Station to Canary Wharf 277

$6

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Essex Road to Canary Wharf 4.7 miles

$24 - $29

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Essex Road to Canary Wharf 4.7 miles

$13 - $19

Walk  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Walk from Essex Road to Canary Wharf 5.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  45 min

  1. Cycle from Islington Green, Angel to Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf 5.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Essex Road to Canary Wharf is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Essex Road to Canary Wharf is to train which costs £3 - £6 and takes 7 min.

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The distance between Essex Road and Canary Wharf is 4 miles.

The train from Essex Road to Moorgate takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Islington, St Mary's Church (N1) and arriving at Canary Wharf, West India Avenue. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Essex Road and arriving at Moorgate. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The best way to get from Essex Road to Canary Wharf without a car is to train which takes 7 min and costs £3 - £6.

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Map of how to get from Essex Road to Canary Wharf.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

What companies run services between Essex Road, England and Canary Wharf, England?

Great Northern operates a train from Essex Road to Canary Wharf every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Essex Road to Canary Wharf via Shoreditch, Old Street Stn Moorfields Eye Hosp and Old Street in around 48 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Essex Road to Moorgate
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Essex Road to Old Street
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Canary Wharf DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Islington, Essex Road Station to Shoreditch, Old Street Stn Moorfields Eye Hosp
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Old Street to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kingsland, Dalston Junction Station to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Islington, St Mary's Church (N1) to Canary Wharf, West India Avenue
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Essex Road to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$13 - $19
Access
$14 - $20
Assist
$14 - $20
UberX
$14 - $20
UberXL
$20 - $28
Exec
$27 - $40
Lux
$40 - $60
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Islington Green, Angel to Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Essex Road to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
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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