There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Borough Market by bus, train, ferry, taxi, foot or bike

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Bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bank, Royal Festival Hall to Southwark, The Hop Exchange Rv1

$3

5 alternative options

Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo East to London Bridge

$4 - $7

Ferry  •  23 min

  1. Take the ferry from South Bank, Festival Pier to Southwark, Bankside Pier Circular Cruise Westminster

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Borough Market 1.2 miles

$8 - $11

Walk  •  21 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Borough Market 1.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  9 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Hop Exchange, The Borough 1.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Borough Market is to bus which costs £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Borough Market is to taxi which costs £6 - £8 and takes 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Bank, Royal Festival Hall and arriving at Southwark, The Hop Exchange. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from South Bank, Festival Pier and arriving at Southwark, Bankside Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Waterloo East and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every five minutes. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Borough Market is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Borough Market without a car is to bus which takes 11 min and costs £2.

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The bus from South Bank, Royal Festival Hall to Southwark, The Hop Exchange takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Waterloo Station to Borough Market bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from South Bank, Royal Festival Hall station.

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Waterloo Station to Borough Market train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from London Waterloo East station.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Borough Market.
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  • Distance: 1 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Borough Market every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, Southeastern operates a train from Waterloo Station to Borough Market every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 4 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo East to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Royal Festival Hall to Southwark, The Hop Exchange
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from South Bank, Festival Pier to Southwark, Bankside Pier
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Hop Exchange, The Borough
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Borough Market
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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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