There are 6 ways to get from Greenwich to Canary Wharf by bus, train, ferry, taxi, 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

Bus  •  4 min

  1. Take the bus from Island Gardens to Crossharbour, St John's Park N550 / ...

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station to Canary Wharf DLR Station Dlr

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Ferry  •  10 min

  1. Take the ferry from Greenwich Pier to Canary Wharf Pier Rb1

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greenwich to Canary Wharf 3.7 miles

$19 - $24

Walk  •  46 min

  1. Walk from Greenwich to Canary Wharf 2.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  19 min

  1. Cycle from Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town to Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf 2.1 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Greenwich to Canary Wharf is to bus which costs £1 - £2 and takes 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greenwich to Canary Wharf is to bus which costs £1 - £2 and takes 4 min.

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The distance between Greenwich and Canary Wharf is 2 miles.

The bus from Island Gardens to Crossharbour, St John's Park takes 4 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Island Gardens and arriving at Crossharbour, St John's Park. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station station and arriving at Canary Wharf DLR Station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Greenwich Pier and arriving at Canary Wharf Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Greenwich to Canary Wharf train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Lewisham station.

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Map of how to get from Greenwich to Canary Wharf.
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  • Distance: 1.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 min

What companies run services between Greenwich, Greater London, England and Canary Wharf, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Greenwich to Canary Wharf every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 4 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Greenwich to Canary Wharf every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station to Canary Wharf DLR Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Island Gardens to Crossharbour, St John's Park
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Centaur Coaches
Phone
+44 20 8300 3001
Email
info@centaurtravel.co.uk
Website
centaurtravel.co.uk
Bus from Greenwich, Blackwall Lane to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
centaurtravel.co.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Greenwich, Blackwall Lane to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Greenwich Pier to Canary Wharf Pier
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town to Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Greenwich to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$19 - $24
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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