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There are 7 ways to get from Waterloo Station to The Oval 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

Subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Oval station Northern

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Line 59 bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Kennington Park Post Office 159 / ...

$3

Line 59 bus via Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington 159 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to The Oval 2.3 miles

$13 - $17

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to The Oval 2.3 miles

$7 - $13

Walk  •  34 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to The Oval 1.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  14 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Kennington Oval, Oval 2 miles

$7 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to The Oval is to line 59 bus which costs £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to The Oval is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd station and arriving at Kennington Park Post Office. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and The Oval is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to The Oval without a car is to subway which takes 16 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The subway from Waterloo station to Oval station takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Waterloo Station to The Oval bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd.

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Waterloo Station to The Oval bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Kennington Park Post Office station.

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There are 9063+ hotels available in The Oval. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to The Oval.
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  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to The Oval every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Kennington Park Post Office
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington
Ave. Duration
11 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 The Oval
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$7 - $13
Access
$8 - $12
Assist
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
UberXL
$11 - $16
Exec
$16 - $22
Lux
$24 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Kennington Oval, Oval
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Waterloo Station to The Oval
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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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