There are 6 ways to get from Tate Modern to Covent Garden by ferry, bus, taxi, foot or bike

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Ferry  •  13 min

  1. Take the ferry from Southwark, Bankside Pier to Embankment Pier Rb1 / ...

$6 - $8

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Bus via Southwark St Blackfriars Road  •  18 min

  1. Take the bus from Southwark St Blackfriars Road to Covent Garden Catherine Street N343 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Southwark, Lavington Street to Covent Garden Catherine Street N343 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tate Modern to Covent Garden 1.7 miles

$11 - $14

Walk  •  28 min

  1. Walk from Tate Modern to Covent Garden 1.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  15 min

  1. Cycle from Tate Modern, Bankside to Southampton Street, Strand 1.6 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southwark St Blackfriars Road and arriving at Covent Garden Catherine Street. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Southwark, Bankside Pier and arriving at Embankment Pier. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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

The best way to get from Tate Modern to Covent Garden without a car is to ferry which takes 13 min and costs .

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The ferry from Southwark, Bankside Pier to Embankment Pier takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Tate Modern to Covent Garden bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Southwark St Blackfriars Road station.

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Tate Modern to Covent Garden bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Covent Garden Catherine Street station.

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There are 8320+ hotels available in Covent Garden. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tate Modern to Covent Garden.
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  • Distance: 1 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Tate Modern to Covent Garden every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Southwark St Blackfriars Road to Covent Garden Catherine Street
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Southwark, Lavington Street to Covent Garden Catherine Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Southwark, Bankside Pier to Embankment Pier
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Tate Modern, Bankside to Southampton Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Tate Modern to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
4 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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