There are 5 ways to get from London to Waltham Abbey by train, subway, 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

Train  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Waltham Cross

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Soho, Cambridge Circus to Waltham Cross, Bus Station N279

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Tube, line 66 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the Tube from Tottenham Court Road Underground Station to Loughton Underground Station Central
  2. Take the line 66 bus from Loughton Station to Waltham Abbey, Bemor Builders 66 / ...

$10 - $11

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from London to Waltham Abbey 16.7 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from London to Waltham Abbey 16.7 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Waltham Abbey is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Waltham Abbey is to train which costs £5 - £8 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between London and Waltham Abbey is 14 miles. The road distance is 16.7 miles.

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The train from London Liverpool Street to Waltham Cross takes 24 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Waltham Abbey. However, there are services departing from Soho, Cambridge Circus and arriving at Waltham Abbey, Highbridge Rdbt via Waltham Cross, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Liverpool Street and arriving at Waltham Cross. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Waltham Abbey, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from London to Waltham Abbey hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 24 min. Alternatively, Arriva London North operates a bus from London to Waltham Abbey every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Court Road Underground Station to Loughton Underground Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Eos
Phone
08000 355865
Email
info@eoslondon.com
Website
eoslondon.com
Bus from Loughton Station to Waltham Abbey, Bemor Builders
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
eoslondon.com
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Soho, Cambridge Circus to Waltham Cross, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from London to Waltham Abbey
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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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