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There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest by bus, subway, train, taxi or car

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Line 188 bus, subway  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the line 188 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Holborn Station 68 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Holborn station to Loughton station Central

$11 - $17

5 alternative options

Subway  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Stratford station Jubilee
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Loughton station Central

$11 - $17

Line 26 bus, train, line 397 bus  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the line 26 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Liverpool Street Station 26
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Chingford
  3. Take the line 397 bus from Chingford Station to Loughton, Morrisons 397

Bus, line 20 bus  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square to Walthamstow Central Station N38
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Loughton, The Uplands 20

Taxi  •  30m

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest 16.5 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  30m

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest 16.5 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest. However, there are services departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at Loughton, The Uplands via Holborn, Bloomsbury Square and Walthamstow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 7m.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Epping Forest is 13 miles. The road distance is 16.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest without a car is to line 188 bus and subway which takes 1h 16m and costs £8 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Epping Forest bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square station.

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Waterloo Station to Epping Forest bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, arrive at Loughton, The Uplands station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Epping Forest is 16 miles. It takes approximately 30m to drive from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest.

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There are 7182+ hotels available in Epping Forest. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest.
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Epping Forest, England?

You can take a bus from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest via Holborn Station, Holborn, Bloomsbury Square, Walthamstow Central Station, Walthamstow Bus Station, and Loughton, The Uplands in around 2h 7m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn station to Loughton station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Waterloo station to Stratford station
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Stratford station to Loughton station
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Chingford
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$4 - $7
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square to Walthamstow Central Station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
C T Plus
Phone
020 7275 2400
Email
info@hctgroup.org
Website
ctplus.org
Bus from Chingford Station to Loughton, Morrisons
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
C T Plus
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Loughton, The Uplands
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest
Ave. Duration
30m
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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