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There are 7 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or bike

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Greenwich

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 188 bus via Deptford, Creek Road Norman Road  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Deptford, Creek Road Norman Road 188 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Line 188 bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich 188 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station 5.6 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station 5.6 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station 5.6 miles

$16 - $24

Bikeshare  •  57 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town 6.1 miles

$12 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station is to taxi which costs £22 - £26 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd station and arriving at Deptford, Creek Road Norman Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Blackfriars and arriving at Greenwich. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Greenwich Station is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs £3 - £6.

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The train from London Blackfriars to Greenwich takes 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd.

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Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from London Blackfriars station.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station is to train which takes 34 min and costs £3 - £6. Alternatively, you can line 188 bus, which costs £2 and takes 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Greenwich
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Deptford, Creek Road Norman Road
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$16 - $24
Access
$18 - $25
Assist
$18 - $25
UberX
$18 - $25
UberXL
$25 - $35
Exec
$30 - $45
Lux
$50 - $70
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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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Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Deptford, Creek Road Norman Road station.

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Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Greenwich station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station is 6 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Greenwich Station.

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There are 8904+ hotels available in Greenwich Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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