Nearest station to London Eye

Waterloo station

London Underground map from Transport for London
The nearest train station to London Eye is Waterloo
Waterloo is in fare zone 1 and connects with these Underground lines:

Bakerloo Line

Jubilee Line

Northern Line

Waterloo & City Line

National Rail

Check for delays on the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City lines

Train fares from Waterloo

Adult train fares in London
Waterloo is in fare zone 1 Cash Oyster & Contactless
Single Single Daily cap
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak
Zone 1 only £4.90 £2.40 £2.40 £7 £7
Zones 1-2 £4.90 £2.90 £2.40 £7 £7
Zones 1-3 £4.90 £3.30 £2.80 £8.20 £8.20
Zones 1-4 £5.90 £3.90 £2.80 £10.10 £10.10
Zones 1-5 £5.90 £4.70 £3.10 £12 £12
Zones 1-6 £6 £5.10 £3.10 £12.80 £12.80
Zones 1-7 £7.40 £5.60 £4 £14 £12.90
Zones 1-8 £8.50 £6.90 £4 £16.50 £12.90
Zones 1-9 £8.50 £7 £4.10 £18.30 £12.90
Travelcards
1-Day Weekly Monthly
Anytime Off-peak
Zones 1-4 £13.10 n/a £50.50 £194
Zones 1-6 £18.60 £13.10 £64.20 £246.60
Zones 1-9 £23.50 £13.90 £91.50 £351.40

Child fares? See our child train fares page

Anytime, peak and off-peak? For Oyster, Visitor Oyster and contactless off-peak is outside the hours of 6.30-9.30 AM and 4-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards off-peak is any time after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri). Weekends and public holidays are always off-peak. Fares are based on what time your journey begins

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  • donald – “When I look at the London eye I wonder how on earth it stays up. Because those thin wires coming from the edge of the wheel to the middle are the only things holding it up. The tripod thing only goes to the middle, it doesn't connect with the wheel.. Only the little thin wires are doing that. So why doesn't the whole thing drop down, or fall over into the river? It's a death trap, you won't catch me going on it. One of these days it is going to fall over and float down the river, with everyone in it, and the last we will see of them is when they float off into the north sea, towards the north pole”
  • GrannyRoars – “I have a fear of heghts. I promised to go and look, so I did. Looking up at the wheel turning, nearly did me in though! I got dizzy and felt sick simply watching. So I’m afraid I chickened out.”

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