There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Grays by subway, train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Tube, train  •  57 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Grays

$11 - $16

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Rideshare  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Gravesend 26.3 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Embankment to Gravesend, West Street (Riverside) 735

$12

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Grays 23.3 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Grays 23.3 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Embankment and arriving at Gravesend, West Street (Riverside). Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Grays is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Grays without a car is to Tube and train which takes 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Waterloo Station to Grays, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Grays bus services, operated by Redwing Coaches, depart from Embankment station.

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Waterloo Station to Grays bus services, operated by Redwing Coaches, arrive at Gravesend, West Street (Riverside) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Grays is 23 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Grays.

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There are 394+ hotels available in Grays. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Waterloo Station and Grays. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Grays.
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  • Distance: 19.2 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Grays, England?

Redwing Coaches operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Grays every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Grays
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Redwing Coaches
Phone
+44 1474 322002
Email
info@redwing-coaches.co.uk
Website
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Bus from Embankment to Gravesend, West Street (Riverside)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Grays
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
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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