There are 4 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury by subway, bus, taxi or foot
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Subway • 6 min
£2 - £3
Line 59 bus • 13 min
2 alternative options
Taxi • 5 min
£9 - £12
Walk • 31 min
Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury by subway
The subway journey time between Waterloo Station and Bloomsbury is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 6 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury subway service departs from Waterloo station and arrives in Goodge Street station. Typically 2966 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Subway route overview
First and last subways
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury subway schedules
Subways departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury is to line 59 bus which costs £2 and takes 13 min.
The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury is to taxi which costs £9 - £12 and takes 5 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo Station Tenison Way station and arriving at Russell Square. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Waterloo station station and arriving at Goodge Street station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.
The distance between Waterloo Station and Bloomsbury is 1 miles.
The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury without a car is to subway which takes 6 min and costs £2 - £3.
The subway from Waterloo station to Goodge Street station takes 6 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.
Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Waterloo Station Tenison Way.
Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Waterloo station.
Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Russell Square station.
What companies run services between Waterloo Station, Greater London, England and Bloomsbury, England?
London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Waterloo station to Goodge Street station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Russell Square every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 13 min.
Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.
Subway from Waterloo station to Goodge Street station
- Ave. Duration
- 6 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
- £2 - £3
- London Underground (Tube)
London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).
Bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Russell Square
- Ave. Duration
- 13 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
- Transport for London
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Waterloo Station to Bloomsbury train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Goodge Street station.
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