There are 5 ways to get from Big Ben to Waterloo Station by bus, ferry, taxi, foot or bike
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Line 211 bus • 8 min
4 alternative options
Ferry • 17 min
$5 - $8
Taxi • 2 min
$7 - $9
Walk • 21 min
Bikeshare • 13 min
$6 - $8
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Big Ben to Waterloo Station is to line 211 bus which costs £2 and takes 8 min.
The quickest way to get from Big Ben to Waterloo Station is to taxi which costs £5 - £7 and takes 2 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Westminster Station Bridge Street station and arriving at Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.
Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Westminster Pier and arriving at South Bank, Festival Pier. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.
The distance between Big Ben and Waterloo Station is 2660 feet.
The best way to get from Big Ben to Waterloo Station without a car is to line 211 bus which takes 8 min and costs £2.
The line 211 bus from Westminster Station Bridge Street to Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Big Ben to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Westminster Station Bridge Street.
Big Ben to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd.
There are 8962+ hotels available in Waterloo Station. Prices start at $75 USD per night.
What companies run services between Big Ben, England and Waterloo Station, England?
London Buses operates a bus from Big Ben to Waterloo Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 4 min.
Bus from Westminster Station Bridge Street to Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd
- Ave. Duration
- 4 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- Schedules at
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