There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station by subway, 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  •  12 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Euston station Northern
  2. Take the subway from Euston station to Highbury & Islington station Victoria

£3

Cheapest option

Line 341 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 341 bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Islington, Essex Road Station 341

£2

4 alternative options

Line 243 bus, line 19 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 243 bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Holborn Station 243 / ...
  2. Take the line 19 bus from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square to Canonbury, Highbury Corner 19 / ...

£4

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station 3.8 miles

£12 - £15

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station 3.8 miles

£10 - £14

Walk  •  1h 9m

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station 3.6 miles

Questions & Answers

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station is to line 341 bus which costs £2 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd station and arriving at Islington, Essex Road Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Waterloo Station station to Highbury & Islington Station station. However, there are services departing from Waterloo station and arriving at Highbury & Islington station via Euston station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Highbury & Islington Station is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station without a car is to subway which takes 12 min and costs £3 - £4.

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It takes approximately 12 min to get from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Waterloo Station Tenison Way.

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Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Waterloo station.

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Highbury & Islington Station, England?

You can take a vehicle from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station via Euston station in around 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station via Holborn Station, Holborn, Bloomsbury Square, and Canonbury, Highbury Corner in around 30 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo station to Euston station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Euston station to Highbury & Islington station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square to Canonbury, Highbury Corner
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Islington, Essex Road Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£10 - £14
Assist
£11 - £15
UberX
£11 - £15
UberXL
£15 - £20
Exec
£18 - £25
Lux
£26 - £35
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Canonbury, Highbury Corner station.

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Waterloo Station to Highbury & Islington Station train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Highbury & Islington station.

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