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There are 7 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

Subway  •  6 min

  1. Take the subway from Highbury & Islington station to Oxford Circus station Victoria

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 19 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Canonbury, Upper Street Laycock Street to Holborn, Museum Street 19 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Subway via King's Cross St. Pancras station  •  8 min

  1. Take the subway from Highbury & Islington station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Victoria
  2. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Covent Garden station Piccadilly

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  9 min

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

$17 - $21

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

$7 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden is to line 19 bus which costs £2 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden is to subway which costs £2 - £3 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canonbury, Upper Street Laycock Street and arriving at Holborn, Museum Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Highbury & Islington Station and Covent Garden is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden without a car is to subway which takes 6 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Highbury & Islington station to Oxford Circus station takes 6 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Canonbury, Upper Street Laycock Street station.

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Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn, Museum Street station.

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There are 8978+ hotels available in Covent Garden. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

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)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Highbury & Islington station to Oxford Circus station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Highbury & Islington station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Covent Garden 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 Canonbury, Upper Street Laycock Street 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
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$10 - $15
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
UberXL
$15 - $21
Exec
$20 - $27
Lux
$30 - $45
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Islington Green, Angel to Southampton Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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