There are 6 ways to get from Watford to Southbank Centre by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, Tube  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to London Euston
  2. Take the Tube from Euston Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Northern

$7 - $26

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Rideshare  •  58 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Watford to London 20.9 miles

$3

4 alternative options

Line 142 bus, Tube  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 142 bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Stanmore Station 142
  2. Take the Tube from Stanmore Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$9 - $11

Line 142 bus, bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 142 bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Edgware 142
  2. Take the bus from Edgware to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N5

$7

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Watford to Southbank Centre 21.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Watford to Southbank Centre 21.6 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Watford to Southbank Centre. However, there are services departing from Watford, Beechen Grove and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square via Edgware. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Watford and Southbank Centre is 16 miles. The road distance is 21.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Watford to Southbank Centre without a car is to train and Tube which takes 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Watford to Southbank Centre, including transfers.

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Watford to Southbank Centre bus services, operated by London Sovereign, depart from Watford, Beechen Grove station.

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Watford to Southbank Centre bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Watford to Southbank Centre is 22 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Watford to Southbank Centre.

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There are 8306+ hotels available in Southbank Centre. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Watford and Southbank Centre. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Watford to Southbank Centre.
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  • Distance: 15.9 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Watford, England and Southbank Centre, England?

You can take a bus from Watford to Southbank Centre via Edgware and Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Watford Junction to London Euston
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Watford Junction to London Euston
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Euston Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stanmore Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Sovereign
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Stanmore Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Edgware
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Edgware to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Watford to London
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Watford to Southbank Centre
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222

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