There are 6 ways to get from Tate Modern to Covent Garden by ferry, bus, taxi, 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  •  13 min

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

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

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

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The cheapest way to get from Tate Modern to Covent Garden is to bus which costs £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tate Modern to Covent Garden is to taxi which costs £8 - £10 and takes 4 min.

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

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

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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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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
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
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Tate Modern, Bankside to Southampton Street, Strand
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
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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