There are 7 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  24 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Canada Water Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from Canada Water to Whitechapel

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Tube  •  20 min

  1. Take the Tube from Embankment Underground Station to Whitechapel Underground Station District

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Line 25 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Holborn, Procter Street to Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital 25

$6

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station 3.4 miles

$18 - $23

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station 3.4 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  56 min

  1. Walk from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station 2.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  27 min

  1. Cycle from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel 3.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station is to Tube which costs £2 - £3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station is to taxi which costs £14 - £17 and takes 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station station. However, there are services departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital via Holborn, Procter Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Whitechapel Underground Station is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station without a car is to Tube and train which takes 24 min and costs £2 - £5.

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It takes approximately 24 min to get from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Holborn, Procter Street station.

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Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Whitechapel Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to Canada Water Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Embankment Underground Station to Whitechapel Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canada Water to Whitechapel
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $2
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Procter Street to Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$11 - $16
Assist
$11 - $16
UberX
$11 - $16
UberXL
$16 - $22
Exec
$21 - $29
Lux
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Concert Hall Approach 2, South Bank to Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Whitechapel Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23
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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Trips to Whitechapel Underground Station