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

  1. Take the line 211 bus from Westminster Station Bridge Street to Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd 211

$3

4 alternative options

Ferry  •  27 min

  1. Take the ferry from Westminster Pier to South Bank, Festival Pier Circular Cruise Westminster

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Big Ben to Waterloo Station 4407 feet

$7 - $9

Walk  •  21 min

  1. Walk from Big Ben to Waterloo Station 1.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  13 min

  1. Cycle from Abingdon Green, Westminster to Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank 1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Big Ben to Waterloo Station is to line 211 bus which costs £2 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Big Ben to Waterloo Station is to taxi which costs £5 - £7 and takes 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Westminster Station Bridge Street station and arriving at Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Westminster Pier and arriving at South Bank, Festival Pier. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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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.

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The line 211 bus from Westminster Station Bridge Street to Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Big Ben to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Westminster Station Bridge Street.

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Big Ben to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd.

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There are 8370+ hotels available in Waterloo Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Big Ben to Waterloo Station.
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  • Distance: 2660 feet
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between Big Ben, England and Waterloo Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Big Ben to Waterloo Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 4 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Westminster Station Bridge Street to Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Westminster Pier to South Bank, Festival Pier
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Abingdon Green, Westminster to Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Big Ben to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
$7 - $9
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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