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There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station by subway, train, bus, taxi or foot

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

Subway  •  1 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Embankment station Northern

£2 - £3

Cheapest option

Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo East to London Charing Cross

£1 - £9

3 alternative options

Line 139 bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the line 139 bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Charing Cross, Bedford Street 176 / ...

£2

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station 1.2 miles

£6 - £8

Walk  •  10 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station 2754 feet

Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station by subway

The subway journey time between Waterloo Station and Embankment Underground Station is around 0 min and covers a distance of around 2511 feet. The fastest subway normally takes 0 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station subway service departs from Waterloo station and arrives in Embankment station. Typically 3169 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
0 min
Fastest subway time:
0 min
Subway distance:
2511 feet
Subways per week:
3169
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:00
Last subway departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station subway schedules

Subways departing Monday, August 2, 2021

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

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

The social distance requirement in Embankment Underground Station is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 30 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station is to line 139 bus which costs £2 and takes 11 min.

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The fastest way to get from Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station is to subway which takes 1 min and costs £2 - £3.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo Station Tenison Way station and arriving at Charing Cross, Bedford Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Waterloo station station and arriving at Embankment station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Embankment Underground Station is 2574 feet.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station without a car is to subway which takes 1 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Waterloo station to Embankment station takes 1 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Waterloo Station Tenison Way.

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Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, depart from London Waterloo East station.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station is to train which takes 8 min and costs £1 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 139 bus, which costs £2 and takes 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 2574 feet
  • Duration: 1 min

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

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Waterloo station to Embankment station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 1 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Charing Cross, Bedford Street every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 7 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 Embankment station
Ave. Duration
1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
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 Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Charing Cross, Bedford Street
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Bedford Street station.

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Waterloo Station to Embankment Underground Station train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, arrive at London Charing Cross station.

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