There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Barking by subway, train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  33 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Barking

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Ilford 12.4 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Tube  •  40 min

  1. Take the Tube from Embankment Underground Station to Barking Underground Station District

$4 - $6

Bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych to Barking Town Centre N15

$3

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Barking 10.7 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Barking 10.7 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Barking is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Barking is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple, Aldwych and arriving at Barking Town Centre. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Barking is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Barking without a car is to Tube and train which takes 33 min and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Waterloo Station to Barking, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Temple, Aldwych station.

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Waterloo Station to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Barking Town Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Barking is 11 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Barking.

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There are 7957+ hotels available in Barking. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 8.8 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Barking every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 54 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Embankment Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Barking
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Ilford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Barking
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Waterloo Station and Barking. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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