Travelling in London city may not be a favourite thing to do always. The city has busy roads and traffic congestions are a common sight. However a drive across this magnificent city offers some of the world’s best views and makes it completely worthwhile.
About Paddington Station
Since its inception in 1854, Paddington station is one of the most important railway stations in Central London. The station acts as the terminus for Heathrow Express and the West England Line. All rail links from South West England and South Wales pass through the station. Some of the key destinations served by Paddington are Wales, Plymouth and Oxford. Tourists frequently visit the station as it occupies a prime location in the heart of the city. It is set amidst popular shopping areas of Marylebone and Westbourne Grove and interesting tourist spots close to the station are Hyde Park, Regent’s Canal Serpentine Gallery and Kensington Gardens. The station is equipped with all basic facilities such as ATM machines, payphones and parking spaces.
About Waterloo Station
Located 5 miles away from Paddington is Waterloo station. Owned and operated by the Network Rail, the station is second to none in serving its passengers. Train lines from Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and indeed from the whole of South West England terminate at this place. Passengers who wish to hire a taxi from the station can do so from the exit at Platform 1.
Travelling from Paddington to Waterloo
Bakerloo Underground line links the two stations directly. Passengers taking the tube at Paddington can reach Waterloo in about 20 minutes. The tube service is frequent and also economical. For passengers driving their own car, both station offer ample parking spaces and visitors can take complete advantage of this facility.
Taxis from Paddington to Waterloo
The easiest as well as safest way to travel from Paddington to Waterloo is by hiring a minicab or hailing a taxi on the go. The 5 mile distance between the stations is covered with great ease and at a very high level of comfort when you drive between the two places. Taxis and minicabs are available throughout the day and are the best option if travelling with small children and huge baggage. Taxi from Paddington to Waterloo offers a number of benefits that cannot be matched by public transport modes.