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There are 3 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Downham Market by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Downham Market

£31 - £43

2 alternative options

Line 76 bus, train  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the line 76 bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Tottenham Hale Bus Station 76
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Downham Market

£32 - £52

Drive  •  1h 53m

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Downham Market 95.8 miles

£14 - £21

Waterloo Station to Downham Market by subway and train

The journey time between Waterloo Station and Downham Market is around 2h 6m and covers a distance of around 91 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 44m. Services are operated by London Underground (Tube) and Great Northern. Typically 156 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 6m
Fastest journey time:
1h 44m
Journey distance:
91 miles
Services per week:
156
Cheapest price:
£31
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:18
Last service departs at:
23:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Waterloo Station to Downham Market subway and train schedules

Departing Saturday, July 24, 2021

Waterloo Station → Downham Market
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Downham Market is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Downham Market is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Downham Market is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Waterloo Station station to Downham Market. However, there are services departing from Waterloo station and arriving at Downham Market via Leicester Square station and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 22m.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Downham Market is 79 miles. The road distance is 95.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Downham Market without a car is to train which takes 2h 22m and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 22m to get from Waterloo Station to Downham Market, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Downham Market train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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Waterloo Station to Downham Market train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Downham Market station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Downham Market is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1h 53m to drive from Waterloo Station to Downham Market.

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There are 91+ hotels available in Downham Market. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Downham Market.
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  • Distance: 79.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 22m

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

Great Northern operates a train from London Kings Cross to Downham Market hourly. Tickets cost £28 - £40 and the journey takes 1h 34m.

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London Buses

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).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Tottenham Hale Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London

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