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There are 6 ways to get from Southbank Centre to Old Street by subway, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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

Subway via London Bridge station  •  18m

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to London Bridge station Jubilee
  2. Take the subway from London Bridge station to Old Street station Northern

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 243 bus  •  22m

  1. Take the line 243 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Old Street 243

$3

4 alternative options

Subway  •  20m

  1. Take the subway from Embankment station to Moorgate station Circle

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  8m

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank Centre to Old Street 2.8 miles

$14 - $18

Uber  •  8m

  1. Take an Uber from Southbank Centre to Old Street 2.8 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  47m

  1. Walk from Southbank Centre to Old Street 2.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southbank Centre to Old Street is to line 243 bus which costs £2 and takes 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Southbank Centre to Old Street is to taxi which costs £11 - £14 and takes 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at Old Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20m.

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The distance between Southbank Centre and Old Street is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Southbank Centre to Old Street without a car is to subway which takes 18m and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 18m to get from Southbank Centre to Old Street, including transfers.

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Southbank Centre to Old Street bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank station.

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Southbank Centre to Old Street bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Old Street station.

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There are 9249+ hotels available in Old Street. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southbank Centre to Old Street.
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  • Distance: 2 miles
  • Duration: 18m

What companies run services between Southbank Centre, England and Old Street, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Southbank Centre to Old Street every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
3m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from London Bridge station to Old Street station
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Embankment station to Moorgate station
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Old Street
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southbank Centre to Old Street
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$9 - $13
Assist
$9 - $13
UberX
$9 - $13
Pool
$9 - $15
UberXL
$12 - $17
Exec
$16 - $22
Lux
$24 - $35
Taxi from Southbank Centre to Old Street
Ave. Duration
8m
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk

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