There are 8 ways to get from Stratford to Southbank Centre by subway, bus, taxi, car, foot or bike

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Tube  •  27 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$3 - $5

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Line 26 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Hackney Wick, St Mary Of Eton Church to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 26

$3

6 alternative options

Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from London Bow to London Embankment Stn National Express

$5 - $8

Line 25 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Stratford Centre to Holborn Station N8 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford to Southbank Centre 6.7 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Stratford to Southbank Centre 6.7 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Walk from Stratford to Southbank Centre 6.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  52 min

  1. Cycle from Stratford Station, Stratford to Concert Hall Approach 1, South Bank 6.7 miles

$13 - $17

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Bow and arriving at London Embankment Stn. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Stratford and Southbank Centre is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford to Southbank Centre without a car is to Tube which takes 27 min and costs .

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The Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station takes 19 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Stratford to Southbank Centre bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Bow station.

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Stratford to Southbank Centre bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Embankment Stn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford to Southbank Centre is 7 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Stratford to Southbank Centre.

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There are 8306+ hotels available in Southbank Centre. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Stratford, England and Southbank Centre, England?

National Express operates a bus from Stratford to Southbank Centre every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Bow to London Embankment Stn
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Centre to Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hackney Wick, St Mary Of Eton Church to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Stratford Station, Stratford to Concert Hall Approach 1, South Bank
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Stratford to Southbank Centre
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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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