There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Crystal Palace

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 3 bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Lambeth Road Kennington Road to Crystal Palace Parade College Road 3 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Line 176 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 176 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Penge & Sydenham, Thicket Road 176

$3

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park 8.4 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park 8.4 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park 8.4 miles

$22 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lambeth Road Kennington Road and arriving at Crystal Palace Parade College Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Crystal Palace Park is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Lambeth Road Kennington Road station.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park is to train which takes 51 min and costs £5 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 3 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park.
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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Crystal Palace Park, England?

Southern operates a train from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lambeth Road Kennington Road to Crystal Palace Parade College Road
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Penge & Sydenham, Thicket Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$22 - $30
Access
$23 - $35
Assist
$23 - $35
UberX
$23 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$45 - $65
Lux
$70 - $100
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace Park
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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