There are 8 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  •  23 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Canonbury, Highbury Corner to Holborn, Bloomsbury Square 19 / ...

$3

6 alternative options

Tube via Covent Garden Underground Station  •  13 min

  1. Take the Tube from Highbury & Islington Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to Covent Garden Underground Station Piccadilly

$5 - $7

Tube via Covent Garden Underground Station #2  •  21 min

  1. Take the Tube from Holloway Road Underground Station to Covent Garden Underground Station Piccadilly

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  9 min

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

$17 - $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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden is to line 19 bus which costs £2 and takes 23 min.

More details

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

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canonbury, Highbury Corner and arriving at Holborn, Bloomsbury Square. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

More details

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 Tube which takes 7 min and costs £2 - £3.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

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

More details

Map of how to get from Highbury & Islington Station to Covent Garden.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 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 21 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
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
Subway from Highbury & Islington Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to Covent Garden Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holloway Road Underground Station to Covent Garden Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 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, Bloomsbury Square
Ave. Duration
21 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
$11 - $15
Assist
$11 - $15
UberX
$11 - $15
UberXL
$15 - $21
Exec
$20 - $28
Lux
$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
$17 - $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.

Trips from Highbury & Islington Station