There are 7 ways to get from Peckham to Covent Garden by subway, train, 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  •  4 min

  1. Northern

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Train  •  14 min

$5 - $10

Line 171 bus  •  35 min

  1. 171 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. 4.3 miles

$23 - $28

Uber  •  11 min

  1. 4.3 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 16 min

  1. 4 miles

Bikeshare  •  17 min

  1. 2.5 miles

What companies run services between Peckham, England and Covent Garden, Greater London, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Peckham to Covent Garden every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 14 min. Southeastern also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Peckham to Covent Garden every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Kennington Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peckham Rye to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Peckham Rye to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Peckham, Hanover Park to Temple, Lancaster Place
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Peckham to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$14 - $21
uberACCESS
$15 - $21
uberASSIST
$15 - $21
uberX
$15 - $21
uberXL
$21 - $28
UberEXEC
$25 - $35
UberLUX
$40 - $55
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Rodney Road , Walworth to Southampton Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Peckham to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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

The distance between Peckham and Covent Garden is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from Peckham to Covent Garden is to line 171 bus which costs £2 and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Peckham to Covent Garden is to Tube which takes 4 min and costs £1 - £3.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Peckham Rye and arriving at London Blackfriars. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Peckham, Hanover Park and arriving at Temple, Lancaster Place. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

The Tube from Kennington Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station takes 4 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.