There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Old Street Underground 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  •  14 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to Old Street Underground Station Northern

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 243 bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the line 243 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Old Street 243

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Old Street Underground Station 2.6 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to Old Street Underground Station 2.6 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  45 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Old Street Underground Station 2.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  20 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Old Street Station, St. Luke's 2.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Old Street Underground Station is to line 243 bus which costs £2 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Old Street Underground Station is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs £11 - £14.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Old Street Underground Station is 3 km.

It takes approximately 14 min to get from Waterloo Station to Old Street Underground Station, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at Old Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Old Street Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Old Street Underground Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 24 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Old Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Old Street
Ave. Duration
24 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 Old Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$9 - $15
uberACCESS
$10 - $14
uberASSIST
$10 - $14
uberX
$10 - $14
uberXL
$13 - $19
UberEXEC
$18 - $25
UberLUX
$28 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Old Street Station, St. Luke's
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Old Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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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