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

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Train, Tube  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Rayleigh to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$17 - $24

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus, train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 25 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham

$17 - $23

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Bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Waterloo Rail Station National Express

$20 - $26

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rayleigh to Waterloo Station 36.9 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Rayleigh to Waterloo Station 36.9 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Rayleigh to Waterloo Station is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rayleigh to Waterloo Station is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rayleigh station to Waterloo Station station. However, there are services departing from Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) and arriving at London Waterloo Rail Station via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Rayleigh and Waterloo Station is 32 miles. The road distance is 36.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Rayleigh to Waterloo Station without a car is to train and Tube which takes 59 min and costs £12 - £19.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Rayleigh to Waterloo Station, including transfers.

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Rayleigh to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn).

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Rayleigh to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Waterloo Rail Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rayleigh to Waterloo Station is 37 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Rayleigh to Waterloo Station.

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There are 8370+ hotels available in Waterloo Station. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rayleigh to Waterloo Station.
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  • Distance: 31.6 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Rayleigh to Waterloo Station via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Stansted Airport London, and London Waterloo Rail Station in around 2 h 53 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to West Ham
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Waterloo Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rayleigh to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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