There are 6 ways to get from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar 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  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from New Cross Gate to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to London Charing Cross

$7 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 172 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 172 bus from New Cross Gate Station to Temple, Aldwych 172

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden 5.1 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden 5.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden 5.1 miles

$18 - $26

Bikeshare  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Cycle from Napier Avenue, Millwall to Southampton Street, Strand 6 miles

What companies run services between New Cross Gate (Station), England and Covent Garden, Greater London, England?

You can take a train from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden via London Bridge in around 17 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Cross Gate Station to Temple, Aldwych
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$18 - $26
uberACCESS
$19 - $27
uberASSIST
$19 - $27
uberX
$19 - $27
UberEXEC
$30 - $45
uberXL
$28 - $40
UberLUX
$45 - $65
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Napier Avenue, Millwall to Southampton Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden?

The distance between New Cross Gate (Station) and Covent Garden is 7 km. The road distance is 8 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden?

The cheapest way to get from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden?

The quickest way to get from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £20 - £25.

Is there a direct train between New Cross Gate (Station) and Covent Garden?

No, there is no direct train from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden. However, there are services departing from New Cross Gate and arriving at London Charing Cross via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 min.

Is there a direct bus between New Cross Gate (Station) and Covent Garden?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Cross Gate Station and arriving at Temple, Aldwych. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

How long does it take to get from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden?

It takes approximately 17 min to get from New Cross Gate (Station) to Covent Garden, including transfers.