Covent Garden to Charing Cross by train

Train route from Covent Garden to Charing Cross station

How to get from Covent Garden to Charing Cross station by tube, with a time estimate of how long it takes on the London Underground

Do you have to change trains? Yes
How many stops are there? 2

1)  From Covent Garden take the Piccadilly
2)  Change train at Leicester Square to the Northern
3)  Leave the train at Charing Cross

Tube route: Covent Garden → Leicester Square change train Leicester Square → Charing Cross

How long does it take? The journey time between these two London underground stations is approximately 14 minutes

Which fare zones? This tube journey is zone 1. You can pay for a ticket with an oyster card, visitor oyster card, zone 1 travelcard or contactless payment card. Look up the zone 1 fare for adults and zone 1 price for children

How far is it?  The walking distance from Covent Garden station to Charing Cross station is about ⅓ mile, so don’t bother catching a taxi. It would only take you 6-7 minutes to walk that distance

Are the trains running?  Your tube line may be affected by delays on the London Underground. You should also check whether the tube train between Covent Garden and Charing Cross is affected by a London tube strike

Return journey:  Charing Cross to Covent Garden station

Note: This journey has been created by a computer program and may not be the fastest possible route. Closures, cancellations and delays on the Covent Garden to Charing Cross tube route may affect your journey, and you should allow for some extra travel time on top

Got a question about Covent Garden to Charing Cross?

> Talk about Covent Garden to Charing Cross in the forum

London: A Visitor’s Guide

Have you seen our guidebook? We explain how to ride the buses, boats, taxis and trains, with all the fares and ticket options

Buy our London guidebook

Available from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iBooks, Waterstones +more

Train fare from Covent Garden station to Charing Cross

How much is the tube fare? The ticket price for Covent Garden to Charing Cross can be found under zone 1 (adult) and zone 1 (child)

Buy an Underground ticketHow to buy a tube ticket from Covent Garden to Charing Cross stationBuy an Oyster Card   (learn more)
Buy a Visitor Oyster Card   (learn more)
Buy a Travelcard   (learn more)
Travelcard + London Pass   (learn more)
Pay by contactless
Buy a National Rail ticketBuy from Raileasy

Covent Garden tube station

London Underground tube map courtesy of Transport for London
Covent Garden station
 (zone 1)

Car parks near Covent Garden train station

Minicab firms near Covent Garden station

Alternative train journey to Charing Cross:
Leicester Square to Charing Cross or Holborn to Charing Cross

 

Charing Cross tube station

London Underground tube map courtesy of Transport for London
Charing Cross station
 (zone 1)

Car parking near Charing Cross train station

Minicab company near Charing Cross station

Alternative train route from Covent Garden:
Covent Garden to Embankment, Covent Garden to Leicester Square or Covent Garden to Westminster

 
Copyright © 2016 London Drum. All rights reserved · Contact London Drum · Privacy policy / Terms of use / Cookies
London City GuideSearch this site

Oyster card

Get an Oyster for the cheapest fares The easiest way to travel in London

Oyster card

Buy Oyster Cards Buy travelcardsBuy an Oyster card

> Save moneyGet the cheapest fares on London transport

> Easy to usePay as you go credit on the buses, boats and underground trains

Cheap tickets

Buy theatre tickets