Canonbury to Bow Road - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Canonbury

• Take the London Overground to Whitechapel Rail Station
• Change at Whitechapel Rail Station
• Take the Walk to Whitechapel Station / Royal London Hospital
• Change at Whitechapel Stn / Royal London Hosp
• Take the 205 bus to Bow Road Station
• Change at Bow Road Station

Arrive at: Bow Road

Journey time between Canonbury and Bow Road averages at 34 minutes


Travel Disruptions

A ramp is provided at this station providing step-free access onto London Overground trains from platforms 3 & 4 only. Please ask staff in the ticket hall at the start of your journey to ensure the ramp will be available when you arrive at your destination.



Stations passed through from Canonbury

  • Dalston Junction Rail Station
  • Haggerston Rail Station
  • Hoxton Rail Station
  • Shoreditch High Street Rail Station
  • Whitechapel Rail Station

Local disruptions

A ramp is provided at this station providing step-free access onto London Overground trains from platforms 3 & 4 only. Please ask staff in the ticket hall at the start of your journey to ensure the ramp will be available when you arrive at your destination.

BOW ROAD STATION: Station closed to help key stations remain open and allow essential journeys only

Bow Road: Closed - Closed due to operational restrictions.


Ticket price information

Fares between two stations may vary depending on the direction of travel, time of day and day of the week.

We charge higher fares at the busiest times of the day (usually between 06:30 and 09:30, and between 16:00 and 19:00, Monday to Friday).

When you pay as you go, you must touch your contactless or Oyster card on a yellow reader at the start and end of your journey.

Some journeys are charged via Zone 1 regardless of the route taken.

If your journey avoids Zone 1 and you see a pink card reader when changing trains, touch your contactless or Oyster card on it to pay the right fare.


Return journey: Bow Road to Canonbury


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

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