There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Tube  •  17 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station Bakerloo

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 23 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 23 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Paddington, Westbourne Terrace 23 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station 3.9 miles

$21 - $25

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station 3.9 miles

$12 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station 3.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  26 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to South Wharf Road, Paddington 3.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station is to line 23 bus which costs £2 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station is to taxi which costs £16 - £19 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at Paddington, Westbourne Terrace. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and London Paddington Station is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station without a car is to Tube which takes 17 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station takes 14 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square station.

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Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Paddington, Westbourne Terrace station.

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There are 8420+ hotels available in London Paddington Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station.
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  • Distance: 2.8 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and London Paddington Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Paddington, Westbourne Terrace
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$12 - $18
Access
$12 - $18
Assist
$12 - $18
UberX
$12 - $18
UberXL
$18 - $24
Exec
$24 - $35
Lux
$35 - $50
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to South Wharf Road, Paddington
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$21 - $25
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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