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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Tube  •  30 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus, line 76 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to City of London, Poultry Bank Station 25
  2. Take the line 76 bus from City of London, Bank Stn Queen Victoria St to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 26 / ...

$6

3 alternative options

Train, line 26 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd 26

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station 8.1 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station 8.1 miles

$1 - $3

What companies run services between Forest Gate, Greater London, England and Waterloo Station, England?

You can take a bus from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station via City of London, Poultry Bank Station, City of London, Bank Stn Queen Victoria St, and South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to City of London, Poultry Bank Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Bank Stn Queen Victoria St to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station?

The distance between Forest Gate and Waterloo Station is 11 km. The road distance is 13 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station?

The cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station?

The quickest way to get from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £30 - £40.

Is there a direct bus between Forest Gate and Waterloo Station?

No, there is no direct bus from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station. However, there are services departing from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road and arriving at South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank via City of London, Bank Stn Queen Victoria St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station?

It takes approximately 30 min to get from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station, including transfers.