There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Barking by subway, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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  •  40 min

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

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Ilford 12.4 miles

$2

3 alternative options

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

Questions & Answers

The distance between Waterloo Station and Barking is 14 km. The road distance is 17 km.

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

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

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.

The Tube from Embankment Underground Station to Barking Underground Station takes 34 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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)
Website
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
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
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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