Canary Wharf to South Kensington - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 25 mins

Canary Wharf to South Kensington

Leave at 12:48 and arrive at 13:13
Journey time 25 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with Jubilee line to Westminster

  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • London Bridge Underground Station
  • Southwark Underground Station
  • Waterloo Underground Station
  • Westminster Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Canary Wharf Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. The Jubilee line will be operating as normal, though is expected to be very busy between Westminster and Canary Wharf. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. For alternative access to the City, use DLR sevices to Bank, or via Greenwich to change to National Rail services for London Bridge.

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

Change for District line to South Kensington

  • St. James's Park Underground Station
  • Victoria Underground Station
  • Sloane Square Underground Station
  • South Kensington Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

SOUTH KENSINGTON STATION: Saturday 27 February until Spring 2022, closed to Piccadilly line trains. Please use District line trains instead.

Change for

    Travel disruption notes

    RUSSELL SQUARE, WC1: Route 14 is curtailed to Montague Street and and resuming service from Tottenham Court Road Station until 18:00 on Friday 21 January due to Cadent Gas works. Buses are missing Russell Square towards Bloomsbury, and the stops from Russell Square to British Museum towards Putney Heath.

    Canary Wharf to South Kensington

    Leave at 12:53 and arrive at 13:18
    Journey time 25 mins
    You will need to make 3 changes

    Start with Jubilee line to Westminster

    • Canada Water Underground Station
    • Bermondsey Underground Station
    • London Bridge Underground Station
    • Southwark Underground Station
    • Waterloo Underground Station
    • Westminster Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Canary Wharf Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. The Jubilee line will be operating as normal, though is expected to be very busy between Westminster and Canary Wharf. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. For alternative access to the City, use DLR sevices to Bank, or via Greenwich to change to National Rail services for London Bridge.

    From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

    Change for Circle line to South Kensington

    • St. James's Park Underground Station
    • Victoria Underground Station
    • Sloane Square Underground Station
    • South Kensington Underground Station

    Travel disruption notes

    From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

    SOUTH KENSINGTON STATION: Saturday 27 February until Spring 2022, closed to Piccadilly line trains. Please use District line trains instead.

    Change for

      Travel disruption notes

      RUSSELL SQUARE, WC1: Route 14 is curtailed to Montague Street and and resuming service from Tottenham Court Road Station until 18:00 on Friday 21 January due to Cadent Gas works. Buses are missing Russell Square towards Bloomsbury, and the stops from Russell Square to British Museum towards Putney Heath.

      Canary Wharf to South Kensington

      Leave at 12:58 and arrive at 13:23
      Journey time 25 mins
      You will need to make 3 changes

      Start with Jubilee line to Westminster

      • Canada Water Underground Station
      • Bermondsey Underground Station
      • London Bridge Underground Station
      • Southwark Underground Station
      • Waterloo Underground Station
      • Westminster Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Canary Wharf Station is expected to be busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. The Jubilee line will be operating as normal, though is expected to be very busy between Westminster and Canary Wharf. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. For alternative access to the City, use DLR sevices to Bank, or via Greenwich to change to National Rail services for London Bridge.

      From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

      Bus Stop Closed

      Change for District line to South Kensington

      • St. James's Park Underground Station
      • Victoria Underground Station
      • Sloane Square Underground Station
      • South Kensington Underground Station

      Travel disruption notes

      From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Westminster station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. . Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

      SOUTH KENSINGTON STATION: Saturday 27 February until Spring 2022, closed to Piccadilly line trains. Please use District line trains instead.

      Bus Stop Closed

      Bus Stop Closed Please use the next stop or the previous stop to catch your bus

      Change for

        Travel disruption notes

        RUSSELL SQUARE, WC1: Route 14 is curtailed to Montague Street and and resuming service from Tottenham Court Road Station until 18:00 on Friday 21 January due to Cadent Gas works. Buses are missing Russell Square towards Bloomsbury, and the stops from Russell Square to British Museum towards Putney Heath.

        Bus Stop Closed Please use the next stop or the previous stop to catch your bus

        Buses

        Average journey time: 1 hour 36 mins

        Cycle

        Average journey time: 53 mins

        Travel ticket costs

        Tube tickets for a tube trip between Canary Wharf and South Kensington cost from £2.50 to £5.50


        Return journey: South Kensington to Canary Wharf


        Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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        The average journey between Canary Wharf and South Kensington by train is 25 mins

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