There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to East India Docks by subway, bus, taxi, car 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 via North Greenwich Underground Station  •  47 min

  1. Jubilee

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 188 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. 188

$3

4 alternative options

Tube  •  35 min

  1. Jubilee

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. 6.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. 6.2 miles

$1 - $2

Bikeshare  •  47 min

  1. 6.1 miles

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

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to East India Docks every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to North Greenwich Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to East India Dlr, Blackwall
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to East India Docks
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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 India Docks is 8 km. The road distance is 10 km.

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to East India Docks is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to East India Docks is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs £24 - £29.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd and arriving at North Greenwich Station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

The Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to North Greenwich Underground Station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.