There are 6 ways to get from Southbank Centre to London Docklands 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.

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Tube  •  21 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Canary Wharf Underground Station Jubilee

$3 - $4

5 alternative options

Bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the bus from Embankment to Canary Wharf, Canada Square North 715 / ...

$4

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank Centre to London Docklands 6 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Southbank Centre to London Docklands 6 miles

$17 - $24

Walk  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Walk from Southbank Centre to London Docklands 5 miles

Bikeshare  •  52 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 1, South Bank to Jubilee Plaza, Canary Wharf 5.6 miles

$11 - $15

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Embankment and arriving at Canary Wharf, Canada Square North. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Southbank Centre and London Docklands is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Southbank Centre to London Docklands without a car is to Tube which takes 21 min and costs .

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The Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Canary Wharf Underground Station takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Southbank Centre to London Docklands bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Embankment station.

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Southbank Centre to London Docklands bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Canary Wharf, Canada Square North station.

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There are 8191+ hotels available in London Docklands. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southbank Centre to London Docklands.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Southbank Centre, England and London Docklands, England?

The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Southbank Centre to London Docklands every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 39 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Embankment to Canary Wharf, Canada Square North
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Embankment to Canary Wharf, Canada Square North
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
Redwing Coaches
Phone
+44 1474 322002
Email
info@redwing-coaches.co.uk
Website
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Bus from Embankment to Canary Wharf, Canada Square North
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southbank Centre to London Docklands
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$17 - $24
Access
$17 - $25
Assist
$17 - $25
UberX
$17 - $25
UberXL
$25 - $35
Exec
$30 - $50
Lux
$55 - $75
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 1, South Bank to Jubilee Plaza, Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Southbank Centre to London Docklands
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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