There are 5 ways to get from Crawley to Waterloo Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Southern  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Crawley to Clapham Junction

$21 - $33

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Train Thameslink  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Crawley to London Blackfriars

$15 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London North to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$18 - $21

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Crawley to Waterloo Station 30.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Crawley to Waterloo Station 30.9 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Crawley to Waterloo Station is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Crawley to Waterloo Station is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Crawley station to Waterloo Station station. However, there are services departing from Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way) and arriving at Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd via Gatwick Airport London North and Victoria, Eccleston Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Crawley and arriving at London Blackfriars. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Crawley and Waterloo Station is 27 miles. The road distance is 30.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Crawley to Waterloo Station without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs £15 - £25.

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Crawley to Waterloo Station, including transfers.

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Crawley to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London North station.

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Crawley to Waterloo Station train services, operated by Southern, depart from Crawley station.

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The best way to get from Crawley to Waterloo Station is to train which takes 52 min and costs £15 - £25. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £16 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Crawley to Waterloo Station.
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  • Distance: 27.4 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

Southern operates a train from Crawley to Waterloo Station hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Crawley to Waterloo Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London North to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Crawley to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk

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Crawley to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Crawley to Waterloo Station train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Clapham Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Crawley to Waterloo Station is 31 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Crawley to Waterloo Station.

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