There are 7 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Shoreditch 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  •  15 min

  1. Jubilee
  2. Northern

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 243 bus  •  28 min

  1. 243

$3

5 alternative options

Line 35 bus  •  26 min

  1. 35 / ...

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. 3.1 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  8 min

  1. 3.1 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  51 min

  1. 2.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  23 min

  1. 3.4 miles

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Shoreditch, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Shoreditch every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
3 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
$1
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Borough High St to Shoreditch, Curtain Road
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Shoreditch, Great Eastern Street
Ave. Duration
28 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 Shoreditch
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$10 - $16
uberACCESS
$10 - $15
uberASSIST
$10 - $15
uberX
$10 - $15
uberXL
$15 - $20
UberEXEC
$19 - $27
UberLUX
$30 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Shoreditch
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Waterloo Station and Shoreditch is 3 km.

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Shoreditch is to line 243 bus which costs £2 and takes 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Shoreditch is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs £13 - £16.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at Shoreditch, Great Eastern Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

It takes approximately 15 min to get from Waterloo Station to Shoreditch, including transfers.