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There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar 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, train  •  39m

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Stratford station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Hackney Central

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 243 bus, line 55 bus  •  41m

  1. Take the line 243 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Old Street 243
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Old Street to Hackney Central Station 55

$3

4 alternative options

Line 38 bus  •  45m

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square to Hackney Central Station 38 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  15m

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station 5.2 miles

$23 - $29

Uber  •  15m

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station 5.2 miles

$15 - $22

Walk  •  1h 32m

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station 4.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station is to line 243 bus and line 55 bus which costs £2 and takes 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station is to taxi which costs £18 - £22 and takes 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station station. However, there are services departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at Hackney Central Station via Old Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41m.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Hackney Central Station is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station without a car is to subway and train which takes 39m and costs £3 - £7.

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It takes approximately 39m to get from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank station.

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Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hackney Central Station.

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There are 9212+ hotels available in Hackney Central Station. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station.
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  • Distance: 3.9 miles
  • Duration: 39m

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Hackney Central Station, England?

You can take a bus from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station via Old Street in around 41m.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Hackney Central
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Old Street
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Old Street to Hackney Central Station
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square to Hackney Central Station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$13 - $19
Assist
$13 - $19
UberX
$13 - $19
Pool
$15 - $22
UberXL
$19 - $27
Exec
$25 - $35
Lux
$35 - $55
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Hackney Central Station
Ave. Duration
15m
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk

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