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There are 4 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station by train, 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

Train, subway  •  6 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Vauxhall
  2. Take the subway from Vauxhall station to Pimlico station Victoria

£3 - £5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Lambeth North, Lower Marsh to Pimlico C10

£2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station 2 miles

£10 - £13

Walk  •  34 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station 1.8 miles

Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station by train and subway

The journey time between Waterloo Station and Pimlico Underground Station is around 8 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 8 min. Operated by South Western Railway and London Underground (Tube), the Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station service departs from London Waterloo and arrives in Pimlico station. Typically 2757 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8 min
Fastest journey time:
8 min
Journey distance:
2 miles
Services per week:
2757
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:03
Last service departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station train and subway schedules

Departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Waterloo Station → Pimlico Underground Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pimlico Underground Station is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pimlico Underground Station is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Pimlico Underground Station is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 26 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station is to train and subway which costs £2 - £5 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lambeth North, Lower Marsh and arriving at Pimlico. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station station. However, there are services departing from London Waterloo and arriving at Pimlico station via Vauxhall station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Pimlico Underground Station is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 6 min and costs £2 - £5.

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It takes approximately 6 min to get from Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Lambeth North, Lower Marsh station.

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Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from London Waterloo station.

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Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Pimlico station.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 1.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, Greater London, England and Pimlico Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Lambeth North, Lower Marsh to Pimlico every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 13 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 Vauxhall station to Pimlico station
Ave. Duration
1 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 Lambeth North, Lower Marsh to Pimlico
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Pimlico Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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