There are 7 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) by train, bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Crystal Palace

$7 - $11

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Bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Crystal Palace Station N3

$3

5 alternative options

Tube, line 249 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Balham Underground Station Northern
  2. Take the line 249 bus from Balham to Crystal Palace Station 249

$6 - $7

Line 176 bus  •  1 h 19 min

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

$3

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) 8.2 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) 8.2 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) 8.2 miles

$22 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at Crystal Palace Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Crystal Palace (Station) is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station), including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square station.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) is to train which takes 47 min and costs £5 - £9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 58 min.

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Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Crystal Palace Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) is 8 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station).

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  • Distance: 6.3 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

Southern operates a train from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station) 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 (Station) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Crystal Palace Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Balham to Crystal Palace Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 (Station)
Ave. Duration
19 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 - $60
Lux
$70 - $100
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Crystal Palace (Station)
Ave. Duration
19 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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There are 8201+ hotels available in Crystal Palace (Station). Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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