There are 7 ways to get from Aldgate East to Waterloo Station by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, 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

Tube via Westminster Underground Station  •  20 min

  1. District

$4 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  32 min

  1. Rv1

$3

5 alternative options

Tube  •  17 min

  1. District

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. 3.1 miles

$17 - $22

Uber  •  7 min

  1. 3.1 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  46 min

  1. 2.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  21 min

  1. 2.6 miles

What companies run services between Aldgate East, England and Waterloo Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Aldgate East to Waterloo Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 24 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Aldgate East Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Aldgate East Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tower Gateway to South Bank, Royal Festival Hall
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Aldgate East to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$10 - $16
uberACCESS
$10 - $15
uberASSIST
$10 - $15
uberX
$10 - $15
uberXL
$15 - $20
UberEXEC
$19 - $27
UberLUX
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Central House, Aldgate to Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Aldgate East to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$17 - $22
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Aldgate East and Waterloo Station is 3 km.

The cheapest way to get from Aldgate East to Waterloo Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Aldgate East to Waterloo Station is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs £13 - £16.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tower Gateway and arriving at South Bank, Royal Festival Hall. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

It takes approximately 20 min to get from Aldgate East to Waterloo Station, including transfers.