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There are 5 ways to get from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway via Stratford station  •  43 min

  1. Take the subway from Buckhurst Hill station to Stratford station Central
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Waterloo station Jubilee

£4 - £5

Cheapest option

Subway  •  56 min

  1. Take the subway from Buckhurst Hill station to Holborn station Central

£3 - £4

3 alternative options

Line 56 bus, line 341 bus  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the line 56 bus from Whipps Cross Bus Stand to Angel Islington City Road 56
  2. Take the line 341 bus from Angel, St John Street Goswell Road to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 341

£4

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye 14.2 miles

£75 - £90

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye 14.2 miles

£2 - £4

Buckhurst Hill to London Eye by subway and walk

The journey time between Buckhurst Hill and London Eye is around 39 min and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 36 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the Buckhurst Hill to London Eye service departs from Buckhurst Hill station and arrives in London Eye. Typically 1695 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
39 min
Fastest journey time:
36 min
Services per week:
1695
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:22
Last service departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Buckhurst Hill to London Eye subway and walk schedules

Buckhurst Hill → London Eye
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The most affordable way to get from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye is to drive, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye. However, there are services departing from Buckhurst Hill, Russell Road and arriving at South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank via Whipps Cross Bus Stand and Angel, St John Street Goswell Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Buckhurst Hill station station and arriving at Holborn station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Buckhurst Hill and London Eye is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye without a car is to subway via Stratford station which takes 43 min and costs £3 - £5.

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye, including transfers.

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Buckhurst Hill to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Whipps Cross Bus Stand station.

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Buckhurst Hill to London Eye train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Buckhurst Hill station.

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Buckhurst Hill to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank station.

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Map of how to get from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye.
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  • Distance: 11 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Buckhurst Hill, Essex, England and London Eye, England?

You can take a vehicle from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye via Stratford station and Waterloo station in around 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye via Whipps Cross Bus Stand, Angel Islington City Road, Angel, St John Street Goswell Road, and South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank in around 1h 44m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Buckhurst Hill station to Stratford station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Stratford station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Buckhurst Hill station to Holborn station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Whipps Cross Bus Stand to Angel Islington City Road
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Angel, St John Street Goswell Road to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£75 - £90
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Minicabs Soouth Gate
Phone
+44 20 8419 8757
Website
minicabssouthgate.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Weso Local
Phone
+44 208 8855 555
Website
cheaptaxifare.com
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Metro Radio Cars
Phone
+44 20 8440 1234
Website
metroradiocars.co.uk
Barnet Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8449 5555
Website
barnetairporttransfers.co.uk
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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Buckhurst Hill to London Eye train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Waterloo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buckhurst Hill to London Eye is 14 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Buckhurst Hill to London Eye.

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