It takes an average of 39m to travel from Wimbledon to London Waterloo by train, over a distance of around 7 miles (11 km). There are normally 401 trains per day travelling from Wimbledon to London Waterloo and tickets for this journey start from £5.30 when you book in advance.
7 miles (11 km)
401 trains per day
Direct trains available
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The train from Wimbledon to London Waterloo usually takes 39 minutes on average to travel 7 miles (11 km), although the quickest services can take as little as 14 minutes. You can expect to find 401 trains per day running on this popular route. Good news! There are direct trains available to London Waterloo, so you can just make yourself comfortable as soon as you board the train and just enjoy the journey. All or part of your journey will be served by South Western Railway, as they are the main operator of trains on this route.
You can save money on train tickets from Wimbledon to London Waterloo if you book in advance, as tickets usually start from £5.30. You can also travel Off-Peak – tickets are usually cheaper during quieter times on weekdays and weekends – or get a Railcard and save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year. Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.
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The average journey time by train between Wimbledon and London Waterloo is 39 minutes, with around 401 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Wimbledon to London Waterloo is 14 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Wimbledon to London Waterloo can start from as little as £5.30 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Wimbledon to London Waterloo without having to change trains. There are 401 direct trains from Wimbledon to London Waterloo each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Wimbledon to London Waterloo leaves at 03:04. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Wimbledon to London Waterloo leaves at 00:17. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Wimbledon to London Waterloo cover a distance of around 7 miles (11 km) during the journey.
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If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Wimbledon to London Waterloo is right for you.
National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.
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