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London Waterloo is in London TravelZone: 1


Station Address
London Waterloo station,
London Underground Ltd.,
York Rd
,
London
PostcodeSE1 7ND

Lines Served

TfL Services

  • Bakerloo
  • Jubilee
  • Northern
  • Waterloo City

National Rail Services

  • South Western Railway
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Map of London Waterloo station


Station facilities

Other Facilitiestaxi ranks outside station, post office style queuing for tickets, routeways platform to ticket hall.
Car parkNo
Photo BoothsNo
Waiting RoomNo
Cash MachinesYes
Lifts1 lifts
Help PointsYes

Local travel options

Ticket Office

Station Facilities

Disability Accessibility

Local NCP car park

London Covent Garden

ANPR Site Originally called Drury Lane. Name changed on 01/09/2011

Number of parking places: 
330
Disabled parking places: 
6
Car park type: 
Underground
Toilets: 
No
Electrical Charging Points: 
No
Opening hours: 
Mo-Su 24 HR;
Inside the congestion zone: 
No

Latest news about London Waterloo station

Crossrail 2 critical to prevent overloading of trains into Waterloo
Crossrail 2 critical to prevent overloading of trains into Waterloo

Anyone who has squashed onto a train heading to Waterloo in the morning knows that the line is packed, and a report from Network Rail has looked at what can be done to improve things, in the short term, and up to 2050.

Railway art exhibition at Waterloo station until Monday
Railway art exhibition at Waterloo station until Monday

Network Rail has launched an exhibition showcasing work from art students that celebrates the return of rail travel.

Britain’s longest serving railway employee retires from Waterloo station
Britain’s longest serving railway employee retires from Waterloo station

After 68 years of service, the man thought to be Britain’s longest-serving railway employee has done his last shift at Waterloo station.

Step-free access to the Northern line at Waterloo moves forward
Step-free access to the Northern line at Waterloo moves forward

The Northern line at Waterloo station has moved closer to having step-free access after a deal was signed with the developer of a new office block directly above it.

Time Out cancels Waterloo Station food hall plans
Time Out cancels Waterloo Station food hall plans

Time Out, which has been seemingly transforming from a listings magazine into an international food hall operator has cancelled plans for a huge site in Waterloo Station.

Waterloo station mural has a historical fact hidden in its design
Waterloo station mural has a historical fact hidden in its design

A new mural at Waterloo Station that includes an image of the meeting point clock hides a surprise.

Waterloo station refurbishment costs jump
Waterloo station refurbishment costs jump

The cost of refurbishing parts of the old Eurostar concourse at Waterloo station into a retail outlet has jumped sharply after additional problems were uncovered.

Festival of Britain scultpure reappears in Waterloo Station.
Festival of Britain scultpure reappears in Waterloo Station.

Two sunbathers have appeared in Waterloo station – and they tell a story of a lost sculpture, discovery, restoration, and return.

Waterloo station testing a new style trains departure screen
Waterloo station testing a new style trains departure screen

Network Rail has started a trial of full-colour, high-definition customer information display at London Waterloo station that’s designed to be easier to read from a distance.

Waterloo tube station reopens its Southbank entrance
Waterloo tube station reopens its Southbank entrance

Rather later than planned, the Southbank entrance to Waterloo tube station finally reopened to the public over the weekend.

An exhibition of railway footbridges at Waterloo Station
An exhibition of railway footbridges at Waterloo Station

The mezzanine at Waterloo Station has been filled with photographs of railway footbridges — as part of the Network Rail retrospective study.

Regular steam trains service returns to Waterloo Station
Regular steam trains service returns to Waterloo Station

Although occasional steam trains leave Waterloo, there hasn’t been a regular service for over 50 years, until now.

Controversy over restoration of Waterloo Station poem
Controversy over restoration of Waterloo Station poem

In 1999, an artist was commissioned to help improve a subway leading from Waterloo Station. In 2019 the same artist protested about efforts to restore the art.

See the new(ish) entrance to Waterloo tube station
See the new(ish) entrance to Waterloo tube station

The recently reopened platforms at the former Waterloo International have also seen a new route into the London Underground ticket hall.

Landscape photography at Waterloo Station
Landscape photography at Waterloo Station

If you go up to the mezzanine at Waterloo Station, there’s a display of landscape photography as part of an annual competition.

New tower to loom over Waterloo Station
New tower to loom over Waterloo Station

A revised set of plans for the rather ugly 1960s office block next to Waterloo station have been shown off, featuring a taping set of buildings and roof gardens.

London Public Art: Leake Street, SE1
London Public Art: Leake Street, SE1

An ever changing brick canvas is the hallmark of this famous railway arch that is now one of the top spots for street art and legal graffiti.

Bee hives on the roof of Waterloo Station
Bee hives on the roof of Waterloo Station

If you’ve ever felt that you’re being stung when you pay for a ticket at Waterloo Station, it might be the legacy of the time there were bees on the roof.

Catch the first trains from Waterloo International on Saturday
Catch the first trains from Waterloo International on Saturday

Just under a decade after it closed to Eurostar trains, the former Waterloo International platforms come back into use this weekend.

Stagecoach loses South West Trains franchise
Stagecoach loses South West Trains franchise

The company that runs the South West Trains has lost the right to run the franchise, to a consortium including the Hong Kong metro operator.

Landscape photos on display at Waterloo station
Landscape photos on display at Waterloo station

A display of the winners of the annual Landscape Photographer of the Year competition have gone on display, in Waterloo railway station.

Photography exhibition at Waterloo Station
Photography exhibition at Waterloo Station

A dog stands still in the wet sand watching as a man stops to adjust his coat against the wind. Lush undergrowth in the forest lit by the early morning sun. Quiet calm fields in the foggy morning.

An unusual train movement on the London Underground
An unusual train movement on the London Underground

Earlier this morning, something happened that hasn’t been seen for over 65 years – a tube train left Waterloo and arrived at Bank, carrying passengers.

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