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There are 5 ways to get from Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station by subway, night bus, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  5 min

  1. Take the subway from Oval station to Waterloo station Northern

£2 - £3

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the night bus from Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington to Lambeth North, Lower Marsh N109

£2

3 alternative options

Line 59 bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington to Waterloo Station Tenison Way 59

£2

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station 1.8 miles

£9 - £12

Walk  •  33 min

  1. Walk from Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station 1.7 miles

Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station by subways

The subway journey time between Oval (Station) and Waterloo Station is around 4 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 4 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station subway service departs from Oval station and arrives in Waterloo station. Typically 551 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
4 min
Fastest subway time:
4 min
Subways per week:
551
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:18
Last subway departs at:
23:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station subway schedules

Subways departing Monday, June 14, 2021

Oval (Station) → Waterloo Station
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station is to subway which costs £2 - £3 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington and arriving at Lambeth North, Lower Marsh. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oval station station and arriving at Waterloo station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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It is approximately 2 miles to get from Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station.

The best way to get from Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station without a car is to subway which takes 5 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Oval station to Waterloo station takes 5 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington station.

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Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Oval station.

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Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Lambeth North, Lower Marsh station.

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Map of how to get from Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station.
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  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 min

What companies run services between Oval (Station), England and Waterloo Station, Greater London, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Oval station to Waterloo station hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 5 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a vehicle from Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington to Lambeth North, Lower Marsh every 3 hours. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Oval station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington to Lambeth North, Lower Marsh
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington to Waterloo Station Tenison Way
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Oval (Station) to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk

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