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There are 4 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Wilstead by train, bus or car

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Train, line 81 bus

  1. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton
  2. Take the line 81 bus from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre to Wilstead, The Woolpack

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Bus, line 81 bus via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Coach Station to Luton Station Interchange
  2. Take the line 81 bus from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre to Wilstead, The Woolpack

Bus, line 81 bus

  1. Take the bus from Victoria Station to Luton Station Interchange
  2. Take the line 81 bus from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre to Wilstead, The Woolpack

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Waterloo Station to Wilstead by subway, train, walk and bus

The journey time between Waterloo Station and Wilstead is around 1h 47m and covers a distance of around 48 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 22 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 35m. Operated by London Underground (Tube), Thameslink and Stagecoach East, the Waterloo Station to Wilstead service departs from Waterloo station and arrives in Wilstead, The Woolpack. Typically 84 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 24m
Layover time:
22 min
Total time:
1h 47m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 35m
Journey distance:
48 miles
Services per week:
84
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:00
Last service departs at:
19:24

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Waterloo Station to Wilstead subway, train, walk and bus schedules

Waterloo Station → Wilstead
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wilstead is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Wilstead is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Wilstead is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Wilstead is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo Station station to Wilstead. However, there are services departing from Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd and arriving at Wilstead, The Woolpack via London Victoria Green Line Coach Station and Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Wilstead is 43 miles. The road distance is 52.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Wilstead without a car is to train and line 81 bus which takes 2h 42m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Waterloo Station to Wilstead, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Wilstead bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from London Victoria Green Line Coach Station.

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Waterloo Station to Wilstead bus services, operated by Stagecoach East, arrive at Wilstead, The Woolpack station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Wilstead is 52 miles. It takes approximately 1h 6m to drive from Waterloo Station to Wilstead.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo Station to Wilstead.
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  • Distance: 42.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 42m

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

You can take a bus from Waterloo Station to Wilstead via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, London Victoria Green Line Coach Station, Luton Station Interchange, and Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre in around 3h 42m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Bus operators
Stagecoach East
Phone
01733207860
Email
cambridge.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre to Wilstead, The Woolpack
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach East
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Coach Station to Luton Station Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £12
Website
Arriva UK
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Victoria Station to Luton Station Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Arriva UK
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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