There are 5 ways to get from Shortlands Station to Canary Wharf by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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  •  14 min

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 208 bus  •  45 min

  1. N199 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. 10.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. 10.3 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  2 h 43 min

  1. 8.5 miles

What companies run services between Shortlands Station, England and Canary Wharf, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Shortlands Station to Canary Wharf every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 14 min. Southeastern also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Shortlands Station to Canary Wharf every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Shortlands to Nunhead
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley Park, Warner Road (BR1) to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shortlands Station to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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 Shortlands Station and Canary Wharf is 11 km. The road distance is 16 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shortlands Station to Canary Wharf is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Shortlands Station to Canary Wharf is to train which takes 14 min and costs £4 - £7.

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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bromley Park, Warner Road (BR1) and arriving at Lewisham Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

The train from Shortlands to Nunhead takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.