There are 6 ways to get from Barking to Waterloo Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train, Tube  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Ilford to London 10.2 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Tube  •  40 min

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station District / ...

$4 - $6

Bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Gallions Reach Shopping Park to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551

$3

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Waterloo Station 10.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Waterloo Station 10.9 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Barking to Waterloo Station is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to Waterloo Station is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gallions Reach Shopping Park and arriving at Covent Garden, Savoy Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Barking and Waterloo Station is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Barking to Waterloo Station without a car is to train and Tube which takes 27 min and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 27 min to get from Barking to Waterloo Station, including transfers.

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Barking to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Gallions Reach Shopping Park station.

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Barking to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Covent Garden, Savoy Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barking to Waterloo Station is 11 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Barking to Waterloo Station.

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  • Distance: 8.8 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Barking, England and Waterloo Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Barking to Waterloo Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to West Ham
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barking Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Gallions Reach Shopping Park to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Ilford to London
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Barking to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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