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There are 7 ways to get from Tate Britain to Covent Garden by ferry, 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

Ferry  •  12 min

  1. Take the ferry from Millbank Pier to Embankment Pier Rb2

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 87 bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Millbank, Tate Britain Millbank Millennium Pier to Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden 87 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the bus from Millbank, Horseferry Road to Embankment 715 / ...

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tate Britain to Covent Garden 1.8 miles

$11 - $14

Uber  •  3 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tate Britain to Covent Garden 1.8 miles

$7 - $12

Walk  •  32 min

  1. Walk from Tate Britain to Covent Garden 1.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  18 min

  1. Cycle from Millbank Tower, Pimlico to Southampton Street, Strand 2.2 miles

$7 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tate Britain to Covent Garden is to line 87 bus which costs £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tate Britain to Covent Garden is to taxi which costs £8 - £11 and takes 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Millbank, Horseferry Road and arriving at Embankment. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Millbank Pier and arriving at Embankment Pier. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Tate Britain and Covent Garden is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Tate Britain to Covent Garden without a car is to ferry which takes 12 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The ferry from Millbank Pier to Embankment Pier takes 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Tate Britain to Covent Garden bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Millbank, Horseferry Road station.

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Tate Britain to Covent Garden bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Embankment station.

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There are 8477+ hotels available in Covent Garden. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tate Britain to Covent Garden.
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  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

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

The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Tate Britain to Covent Garden hourly, and the journey takes 9 min. Clarkes of London also services this route every 2 hours.

Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Millbank, Horseferry Road to Embankment
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Millbank, Horseferry Road to Embankment
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Millbank, Tate Britain Millbank Millennium Pier to Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Millbank Pier to Embankment Pier
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tate Britain to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$7 - $12
Access
$7 - $11
Assist
$7 - $11
UberX
$7 - $11
UberXL
$10 - $14
Exec
$14 - $19
Lux
$20 - $28
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Millbank Tower, Pimlico to Southampton Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Tate Britain to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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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