There are 7 ways to get from Waterloo Station to East Ham by subway, bus, taxi, car, rideshare, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Tube  •  36 min

  1. Take the Tube from Embankment Underground Station to East Ham Underground Station District

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Ilford 12.4 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden to East Ham, Newham Town Hall N15

$3

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to East Ham 8.6 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to East Ham 8.6 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to East Ham 8.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  50 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Stratford Station, Stratford 6.8 miles

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and East Ham, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to East Ham every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Embankment Underground Station to East Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden to East Ham, Newham Town Hall
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Ilford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Stratford Station, Stratford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to East Ham
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Waterloo Station and East Ham is 12 km. The road distance is 14 km.

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to East Ham is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to East Ham is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs £30 - £40.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden and arriving at East Ham, Newham Town Hall. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

The Tube from Embankment Underground Station to East Ham Underground Station takes 30 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.