There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to South Woodford Station by subway, bus, night bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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  •  34 min

  1. Take the Tube from Holborn Underground Station to South Woodford Underground Station Central

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 243 bus, night bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 243 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Old Street 243
  2. Take the night bus from Old Street to South Woodford N55

$3

4 alternative options

Tube via Stratford Underground Station  •  39 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to South Woodford Underground Station Central

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to South Woodford Station 12.1 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to South Woodford Station 12.1 miles

$2 - $4

Rideshare  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Woodford 13.3 miles

$4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to South Woodford Station is to line 243 bus and night bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to South Woodford Station is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and South Woodford Station is 9 miles. The road distance is 12.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Waterloo Station to South Woodford Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo Station to South Woodford Station. However, there are services departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at South Woodford via Old Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Waterloo Station and South Woodford Station. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar

Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to South Woodford Station.
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  • Distance: 8.6 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and South Woodford Station, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Waterloo Station to South Woodford Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn Underground Station to South Woodford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to South Woodford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 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
Night bus from Old Street to South Woodford
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Woodford
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Waterloo Station to South Woodford Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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