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

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Recommended option

Tube  •  30 min

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

$5 - $8

4 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

$6 - $8

Line 25 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road to City of London, Poultry Bank Station 25

$6

Taxi  •  18 min

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

$35 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station 8.1 miles

$1 - $3

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Forest Gate and Waterloo Station is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.1 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station station. However, there are services departing from Forest Gate, Sprowston Road and arriving at Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd via City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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Forest Gate to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Ilford, Hainault Street station.

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Map of how to get from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
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 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $4
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
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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