There are 8 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

Tube  •  15 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Oval Underground Station Northern

$2 - $4

7 alternative options

Line 59 bus via Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd  •  18 min

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

$3

Line 59 bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Kennington Park Post Office 59

$3

Line 59 bus via Kennington Church  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Kennington Church 59

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

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

$14 - $18

Uber  •  5 min

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

$8 - $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

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
London Underground (Tube)
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 South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Kennington Park Post Office
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Kennington Church
Ave. Duration
14 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
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$8 - $13
uberACCESS
$8 - $12
uberASSIST
$8 - $12
uberX
$8 - $12
UberEXEC
$16 - $23
uberXL
$12 - $17
UberLUX
$25 - $35
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Kennington Oval, Oval
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to The Oval
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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

How far is it from Waterloo Station to The Oval?

The distance between Waterloo Station and The Oval is 2 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to The Oval?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Waterloo Station to The Oval?

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

Is there a direct bus between Waterloo Station and The Oval?

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

How long does it take to get from Waterloo Station to The Oval?

The Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Oval Underground Station takes 5 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.