There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Soho by bus, subway, train, taxi, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Line 139 bus  •  4 min

  1. Take the line 139 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Charing Cross, Bedford Street 176 / ...

$3

Cheapest option

Tube  •  10 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Northern

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo East to London Charing Cross

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Soho 1.4 miles

$9 - $12

Walk  •  20 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Soho 1 miles

Bikeshare  •  10 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Frith Street, Soho 1.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Soho is to line 139 bus which costs £2 and takes 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Soho is to taxi which costs £7 - £9 and takes 3 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Soho is 4743 feet.

The line 139 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Charing Cross, Bedford Street takes 4 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at Charing Cross, Bedford Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Waterloo East and arriving at London Charing Cross. Services depart every five minutes. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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The nearest airport to Soho is London City (LCY) Airport which is 7.9 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (14.3 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (24.8 miles), London Luton (LTN) (27.6 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (31.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Soho.
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  • Distance: 4743 feet
  • Duration: 4 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Soho every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 4 min. Alternatively, Southeastern operates a train from Waterloo Station to Soho every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 4 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Charing Cross, Bedford Street
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Frith Street, Soho
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Soho
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12
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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