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There are 7 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf by subway, ferry, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Canary Wharf station Jubilee

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 381 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 381 bus from Waterloo Road to Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road 381

$3

5 alternative options

Ferry  •  35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier to Canary Wharf Pier Rb1

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf 5 miles

$26 - $31

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf 5 miles

$15 - $22

Walk  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf 4.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  40 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf 5.2 miles

$11 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf is to line 381 bus which costs £2 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf is to taxi which costs £20 - £24 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo Road and arriving at Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier and arriving at Canary Wharf Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Canary Wharf is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf without a car is to subway which takes 16 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Waterloo station to Canary Wharf station takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Waterloo Road station.

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Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road station.

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There are 9121+ hotels available in Canary Wharf. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Road to Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier to Canary Wharf Pier
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
London River Services
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$15 - $22
Access
$16 - $23
Assist
$16 - $23
UberX
$16 - $23
UberXL
$23 - $35
Exec
$28 - $40
Lux
$45 - $65
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
London River Services
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$26 - $31
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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