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There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway via West Ham station  •  23 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to West Ham station Jubilee
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to East Ham station Circle / ...

£4

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Bus  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych to East Ham, Newham Town Hall N15

£2

3 alternative options

Subway  •  39 min

  1. Take the subway from Embankment station to East Ham station Circle / ...

£2 - £4

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station 9 miles

£45 - £60

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station 9 miles

£1 - £2

Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station by subway

The subway journey time between Waterloo Station and East Ham Underground Station is around 27 min and covers a distance of around 10 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 25 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station subway service departs from Waterloo station and arrives in East Ham station. Typically 2898 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
27 min
Fastest subway time:
25 min
Subway distance:
10 miles
Subways per week:
2898
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:00
Last subway departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station subway schedules

Subways departing Sunday, August 1, 2021

Waterloo Station → East Ham Underground Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in East Ham Underground Station is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in East Ham Underground Station is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in East Ham Underground Station is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 1h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple, Aldwych and arriving at East Ham, Newham Town Hall. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Embankment station station and arriving at East Ham station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and East Ham Underground Station is 8 miles. The road distance is 9 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station without a car is to subway via West Ham station which takes 23 min and costs £3 - £5.

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It takes approximately 23 min to get from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Temple, Aldwych station.

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Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Waterloo station.

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Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at East Ham, Newham Town Hall station.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

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

You can take a vehicle from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station via West Ham station in around 23 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Temple, Aldwych to East Ham, Newham Town Hall hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo station to West Ham station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from West Ham station to East Ham station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Embankment station to East Ham station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
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 Temple, Aldwych to East Ham, Newham Town Hall
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at East Ham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station is 9 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Waterloo Station to East Ham Underground Station.

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