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There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Subway, line 14 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Green Park station Jubilee
  2. Take the line 14 bus from Green Park to Brompton, Victoria and Albert Museum 14 / ...

£4

Cheapest option

Line 211 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 211 bus from Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd to Chelsea, Royal Brompton Hosp Royal Marsden Hosp 211

£2

3 alternative options

Subway  •  25 min

  1. Take the subway from Embankment station to South Kensington station Circle / ...

£2 - £3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum 3.5 miles

£18 - £22

Walk  •  1h 2m

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum 3.3 miles

Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum by subway, bus and walk

The journey time between Waterloo Station and Victoria and Albert Museum is around 19 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 13 min. Services are operated by London Underground (Tube) and London Buses. Typically 1000 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
19 min
Fastest journey time:
13 min
Services per week:
1000
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:02
Last service departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum subway, bus and walk schedules

Departing Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Waterloo Station → Victoria and Albert Museum
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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum is to line 211 bus which costs £2 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum is to taxi which costs £18 - £22 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd station and arriving at Chelsea, Royal Brompton Hosp Royal Marsden Hosp. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Embankment station station and arriving at South Kensington station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Victoria and Albert Museum is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum without a car is to subway and line 14 bus which takes 26 min and costs £4 - £5.

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd.

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Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Embankment station.

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Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Chelsea, Royal Brompton Hosp Royal Marsden Hosp station.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, Greater London, England and Victoria and Albert Museum, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Embankment station to South Kensington station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd to Chelsea, Royal Brompton Hosp Royal Marsden Hosp every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo station to Green Park station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Embankment station to South Kensington station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Green Park to Brompton, Victoria and Albert Museum
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd to Chelsea, Royal Brompton Hosp Royal Marsden Hosp
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
£18 - £22
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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Waterloo Station to Victoria and Albert Museum train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at South Kensington station.

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