There are 5 ways to get from Walthamstow to Whitechapel by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Walthamstow Central to Bethnal Green

$2 - $4

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Line 48 bus, line 254 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 48 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Hackney Central Station 48 / ...
  2. Take the line 254 bus from Hackney Central Station to Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital 254 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Walthamstow to Whitechapel 7.4 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Walthamstow to Whitechapel 7.4 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Walthamstow to Whitechapel 7.4 miles

$20 - $28

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No, there is no direct bus from Walthamstow station to Whitechapel. However, there are services departing from Walthamstow Bus Station and arriving at Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital via Hackney Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Walthamstow Central and arriving at Bethnal Green. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Walthamstow and Whitechapel is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Walthamstow to Whitechapel without a car is to train which takes 12 min and costs .

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The train from Walthamstow Central to Bethnal Green takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Walthamstow to Whitechapel bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Walthamstow Bus Station.

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Walthamstow to Whitechapel train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Walthamstow Central station.

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The best way to get from Walthamstow to Whitechapel is to train which takes 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 48 bus and line 254 bus, which costs and takes 56 min.

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Walthamstow to Whitechapel bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital station.

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Walthamstow to Whitechapel train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Bethnal Green station.

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Map of how to get from Walthamstow to Whitechapel.
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  • Distance: 4.9 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Walthamstow, England and Whitechapel, Greater London, England?

London Overground operates a train from Walthamstow to Whitechapel every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Walthamstow to Whitechapel via Hackney Central Station in around 56 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Walthamstow Central to Bethnal Green
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$5 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Hackney Central Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hackney Central Station to Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Walthamstow to Whitechapel
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $28
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uber.com
Pool
$20 - $28
Access
$21 - $29
Assist
$21 - $29
UberX
$21 - $29
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$40 - $55
Lux
$65 - $90
Taxi from Walthamstow to Whitechapel
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $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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Yes, the driving distance between Walthamstow to Whitechapel is 7 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Walthamstow to Whitechapel.

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