There are 6 ways to get from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden 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

Tube  •  7 min

  1. Take the Tube from Highbury & Islington Underground Station to Oxford Circus Underground Station Victoria

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 19 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Canonbury, Highbury Corner to Holborn, Museum Street 19 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden 3.2 miles

$18 - $22

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden 3.2 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  56 min

  1. Walk from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden 3 miles

Bikeshare  •  34 min

  1. Cycle from Islington Green, Angel to Southampton Street, Strand 2.6 miles

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

London Buses operates a bus from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Highbury & Islington Underground Station to Oxford Circus Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canonbury, Highbury Corner to Holborn, Museum Street
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$10 - $16
uberACCESS
$11 - $15
uberASSIST
$11 - $15
uberX
$11 - $15
uberXL
$15 - $21
UberEXEC
$20 - $27
UberLUX
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Islington Green, Angel to Southampton Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Highbury & Islington Station and Covent Garden is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden is to line 19 bus which costs £2 and takes 25 min.

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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canonbury, Highbury Corner and arriving at Holborn, Museum Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

The Tube from Highbury & Islington Underground Station to Oxford Circus Underground Station takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

Trips from Highbury & Islington Station

Highbury Islington Station to London Zoo Highbury Islington Station to Golders Green Highbury Islington Station to Harringay Green Lanes Station Highbury Islington Station to Turnpike Lane Highbury Islington Station to Hackney Empire Highbury Islington Station to King s College London Highbury Islington Station to Penge West Highbury Islington Station to Charlton Station Highbury Islington Station to Hatch End Highbury Islington Station to Roydon Highbury Islington Station to Gravesend Kent Road Highbury Islington Station to Prince Edward Theatre Highbury Islington Station to Stamford Hill Station Highbury Islington Station to Gipsy Hill Station Highbury Islington Station to Harringay Beresford Road N8 Highbury Islington Station to Hillingdon Highbury Islington Station to Central Bandstand Highbury Islington Station to Moorgate Station Highbury Islington Station to College of North West London Highbury Islington Station to Architectural Association School of Architecture Highbury Islington Station to Hounslow West Station Highbury Islington Station to North Sheen Recreation Ground Highbury Islington Station to Moor Park Hertfordshire England Highbury Islington Station to Colindale Underground Station Highbury Islington Station to Hull Highbury Islington Station to Lisbon Highbury Islington Station to Stepney Green Underground Station Highbury Islington Station to Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry Highbury Islington Station to Broxbourne Station Highbury Islington Station to Gray s Inn