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There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street by subway, bus, taxi 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  •  22 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to London Bridge station Jubilee
  2. Take the subway from London Bridge station to Angel station Northern

£3

Cheapest option

Line 341 bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the line 341 bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Islington, Cross Street 341

£2

3 alternative options

Subway, line 73 bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Euston station Northern
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Euston Station to Islington, Cross Street 73 / ...

£4

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street 3.3 miles

£17 - £21

Walk  •  57 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street 3 miles

Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street by subway and walk

The journey time between Waterloo Station and Islington, Cross Street is around 14 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 13 min. Services are operated by London Underground (Tube). Typically 2896 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14 min
Fastest journey time:
13 min
Journey distance:
4 miles
Services per week:
2896
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:04
Last service departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street subway and walk schedules

Departing Sunday, August 1, 2021

Waterloo Station → Islington, Cross Street
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Islington, Cross Street is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Islington, Cross Street is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Islington, Cross Street is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street is to line 341 bus which costs £2 and takes 34 min.

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The fastest way to get from Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £17 - £21 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd station and arriving at Islington, Cross Street. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Waterloo Station station to Islington, Cross Street station. However, there are services departing from Waterloo station and arriving at Angel station via London Bridge station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Islington, Cross Street is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street without a car is to subway which takes 22 min and costs £3 - £4.

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It takes approximately 22 min to get from Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd.

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

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Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Islington, Cross Street station.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, Greater London, England and Islington, Cross Street, England?

You can take a vehicle from Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street via London Bridge station and Angel station in around 22 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Islington, Cross Street every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 34 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 London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from London Bridge station to Angel station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Waterloo station to Euston station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
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 Euston Station to Islington, Cross Street
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Islington, Cross Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£17 - £21
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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Waterloo Station to Islington, Cross Street train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Angel station.

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