There are 7 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station by subway, bus, ferry, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Tube  •  15 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$3 - $4

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Line 381 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 381 bus from Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road to Waterloo Road (SE1) 381

$3

5 alternative options

Ferry  •  45 min

  1. Take the ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier Rb1

$11 - $14

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station 5.1 miles

$26 - $32

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station 5.1 miles

$15 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station 4.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  37 min

  1. Cycle from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank 5.1 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station is to line 381 bus which costs £2 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station is to taxi which costs £20 - £25 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road and arriving at Waterloo Road (SE1). Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Canary Wharf Pier and arriving at Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Waterloo Station is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station without a car is to Tube which takes 15 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road station.

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Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Waterloo Road (SE1) station.

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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 Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Waterloo Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Rotherhithe, Russia Dock Road to Waterloo Road (SE1)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Canary Wharf Pier to Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$15 - $21
Access
$15 - $22
Assist
$15 - $22
UberX
$15 - $22
UberXL
$22 - $30
Exec
$30 - $40
Lux
$45 - $65
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Fisherman's Walk West, Canary Wharf to Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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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