There are 5 ways to get from Islington to Waterloo Station by bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

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Line 341 bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 341 bus from Finsbury Town Hall to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 341

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Islington to Waterloo Station 2.9 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Islington to Waterloo Station 2.9 miles

$9 - $14

Walk  •  52 min

  1. Walk from Islington to Waterloo Station 2.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  22 min

  1. Cycle from Islington Green, Angel to Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank 3.1 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Islington to Waterloo Station is to line 341 bus which costs £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Islington to Waterloo Station is to taxi which costs £12 - £16 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Islington and Waterloo Station is 2 miles.

The line 341 bus from Finsbury Town Hall to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank takes 14 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Finsbury Town Hall and arriving at South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Islington to Waterloo Station.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Islington to Waterloo Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 14 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Finsbury Town Hall to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Islington to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$9 - $14
Access
$10 - $14
Assist
$10 - $14
UberX
$10 - $14
UberXL
$14 - $20
Exec
$19 - $26
Lux
$29 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Islington Green, Angel to Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Islington to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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