There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Barbican Station by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Tube  •  23 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Warren Street Underground Station Northern
  2. Take the Tube from Euston Square Underground Station to Barbican Underground Station Circle / ...

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 4 bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Barbican 4

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Barbican Station 1.9 miles

$12 - $15

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to Barbican Station 1.9 miles

$6 - $11

Walk  •  32 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Barbican Station 1.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  16 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Aldersgate Street, Barbican 2.2 miles

Questions & Answers

The distance between Waterloo Station and Barbican Station is 2 km.

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Barbican Station is to line 4 bus which costs £2 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Barbican Station is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs £9 - £11.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at Barbican. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

It takes approximately 23 min to get from Waterloo Station to Barbican Station, including transfers.

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Barbican Station, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Barbican Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 22 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to Warren Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Euston Square Underground Station to Barbican Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Barbican
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waterloo Station to Barbican Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$6 - $11
uberACCESS
$6 - $10
uberASSIST
$6 - $10
uberX
$6 - $10
uberXL
$9 - $13
UberEXEC
$14 - $19
UberLUX
$21 - $29
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Aldersgate Street, Barbican
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Barbican Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
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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