Liverpool Street to Waterloo by train

Train route from Liverpool Street to Waterloo station

How to get from Liverpool Street to Waterloo station by tube, with a time estimate of how long it takes on the London Underground

Do you have to change trains? Yes
How many stops are there? 2

1)  From Liverpool Street take the Central
2)  Change train at Bank to the Waterloo & City Line
3)  Leave the train at Waterloo

Tube route: Liverpool Street → Bank change train Bank → Waterloo

How long does it take? The journey time between these two London underground stations is approximately 16 minutes

Which fare zones? This tube journey is zone 1. You can pay for a ticket with an oyster card, visitor oyster card, zone 1 travelcard or contactless payment card. Look up the zone 1 fare for adults and zone 1 price for children

How far is it?  The distance from Liverpool Street station to Waterloo station is about two miles. Here’s the taxi fare for two miles. The walking distance between the two tube stations is roughly 38-42 minutes

Are the trains running?  Your tube line may be affected by train delays on the Underground. You should also check whether the tube train between Liverpool Street and Waterloo is affected by a London train strike

Return journey:  Waterloo to Liverpool Street station

Note: This journey has been created by a computer program and may not be the fastest possible route. Closures, cancellations and delays on the Liverpool Street to Waterloo tube route may affect your journey, and you should allow for some extra travel time on top

Got a question about Liverpool Street to Waterloo?

> Talk about Liverpool Street to Waterloo in the forum

  •  Guest – “Does the waterloo and city line run on Saturdays and until what time”
  • Admin – “It runs on Saturdays, but not Sundays. The last train on a Saturday is at 00:26, and roughly every 8 minutes before that.”
  •  Guest – “Is there a bus from London Liverpool Street to waterloo station after 9 pm”
  • Admin – “Yes, number 26”
  •  Guest – “So I understand the waterloo line does not run Sundays so what is the easiest way to get to waterloo from Victoria on a Sunday? Tia”
  • Admin – “The waterloo & city line only has two stops on it -- waterloo and bank -- so it doesn't go to Victoria anyway. Journey from Victoria to waterloo is here: O=waterloo”

Train fare from Liverpool Street station to Waterloo

How much is the tube fare? The ticket price for Liverpool Street to Waterloo can be found under zone 1 (adult) and zone 1 (child)

Buy an Underground ticketHow to buy a tube ticket from Liverpool Street to Waterloo stationBuy an Oyster Card   (learn more)
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Liverpool Street tube station

London Underground tube map courtesy of Transport for London
Liverpool Street station
 (zone 1)

Alternative train journey to Waterloo:
Moorgate to Waterloo, Aldgate to Waterloo or Shoreditch to Waterloo


Waterloo tube station

London Underground tube map courtesy of Transport for London
Waterloo station
 (zone 1)

Alternative train route from Liverpool Street:
Liverpool Street to Southwark, Liverpool Street to Embankment or Liverpool Street to Lambeth North

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