Travelling by train to the Imperial War Museum is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Imperial War Museum is London Waterloo, which is served by South Western Railway services throughout the day. It's 12 minutes to the Imperial War Museum on foot. Exit the station and turn right onto Waterloo Road. Turn right again onto Morley Street, then turn left onto Westminster Bridge. Turn right onto St George Road, and turn right again onto Lambeth Road.

The Imperial War Museum is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit the Imperial War Museum website for opening information.

 

This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Tickets bought in advance online or from South West Trains telesales can be collected from a ticket machine at the station.
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 1
Left LuggageAvailable
Left Luggage phone number0207 401 8444
Left Luggage Websitehttp://www.left-baggage.co.uk/locations.php
ShopsAvailable
Shops noteKiosk, News agent, Wide range of shops, Mini supermarket, Pharmacy, Convenience store, High street shops, Passport Photo Booth
PostboxAvailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Coffee shop, Café, Buffet, Coffee kiosk, Cold drinks vending machine, Food vending machine, Public House/Bar, Food outlet (Seating available)
ATMAvailable
ATM notes
Located on concourse
Bureau de ChangeAvailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
ToiletsAvailable
Toilets notes<p>Yes, One is on Cab Road and the other is near Platform 20 beside Starbucks. They are both operated by a radar key. </p>
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

Staff help is available from station reception on Cab Road, station staff. Disability assistance can be arranged by contacting South West Trains on 0845 6000 0650 between 06:00 and 22:00 or by emailing customerrelations@swt.co.uk It is preferred if assistance is arranged 24 hours in advance.

Monday-Friday 04:30-01:05
Saturday 04:30-01:50
Sunday 05:30-01:05 

Customer Service notes
Monday-Saturday 07:00-22:15 
Sunday 09:00-20:45 

Station Reception

Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorAPCOA Parking (UK) Limited
Car parking spaces27
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces573
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Cycle storage is now located opposite the main entrance on Cab Road.
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

There is level access from all platforms to the main concourse.

There is level access to the station via Exits 1 (Station approach), Exit 2 (via lifts to Waterloo Road and level Access to the Jubilee line), Exit 3 (for taxis and Station Reception)

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are available from the taxi rank on Cob Road / Station Approach

Departures and arrivals from London Waterloo

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into London Waterloo station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Portsmouth HarbourSouth Western Railway19:3013On time
to GuildfordSouth Western Railway19:321On time
to ReadingSouth Western Railway19:3919On time
to WeybridgeSouth Western Railway19:402On time
to Ascot (Berks)South Western Railway19:4417On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from GuildfordSouth Western Railway19:295On time
from Ascot (Berks)South Western Railway19:3417On time
from Hampton CourtSouth Western Railway19:344On time
from Hampton CourtSouth Western Railway19:423On time
from HounslowSouth Western Railway19:4319On time

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