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

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Recommended option

Line 188 bus, Tube, bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Holborn Station 68 / ...
  2. Take the Tube from Holborn Underground Station to Loughton Underground Station
  3. Take the bus from Loughton Station to Loughton, The Uplands 20 / ...

$9 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus, line 20 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown to Walthamstow Central Station N38
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Loughton, The Uplands 20

$8

4 alternative options

Tube  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Loughton Underground Station Central

$9 - $17

Line 26 bus, train, line 397 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  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

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  30 min

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

$75 - $95

Drive  •  30 min

  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 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest. However, there are services departing from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown and arriving at Loughton, The Uplands via Walthamstow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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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 Tube and bus which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £6 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min 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 Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown 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 30 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest.

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There are 6655+ hotels available in Epping Forest. Prices start at $78 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: 1 h 8 min

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

You can take a bus from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest via Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown, Walthamstow Central Station, Walthamstow Bus Station, and Loughton, The Uplands in around 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn Underground Station to Loughton Underground Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Loughton Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Chingford
Ave. Duration
26 min
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
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Soho, Gerrard Place Chinatown to Walthamstow Central Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Loughton Station to Loughton, The Uplands
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Loughton, The Uplands
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Loughton Station to Loughton, The Uplands
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
C T Plus
Website
ctplus.org
Bus from Chingford Station to Loughton, Morrisons
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
ctplus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Epping Forest
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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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