There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Blackfriars Station by bus, ferry, taxi, 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

Line 76 bus  •  16 min

  1. 26 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Ferry  •  20 min

  1. Rb1

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. 4959 feet

$7 - $10

Walk  •  18 min

  1. 5053 feet

Bikeshare  •  16 min

  1. 1.7 miles

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

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Blackfriars Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Waterloo, London Eye Pier to Blackfriars Pier
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Godliman Street, St. Paul's
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Blackfriars Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Waterloo Station and Blackfriars Station is 1 km.

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Blackfriars Station is to line 76 bus which costs £2 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Blackfriars Station is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs £5 - £7.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Waterloo, London Eye Pier and arriving at Blackfriars Pier. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

The line 76 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey takes 12 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.