Luggage storage in Waterloo Station
Discovering London is definitely an enriching experience. However, carrying around your suitcase before or after arriving can ruin your day. Moreover, many attractions don’t allow big bags or suitcases for safety reasons.
There are many options to store your bags, suitcases or sports gear in and around Waterloo Station. Here are the main solutions to free yourself and go enjoying the wonders of London without having to carry around your baggages.
Interactive luggage storage price map
Down Below you can find an interactive map that allows you to locate the bag storage options around Waterloo Station and help you making your choice. Get details, prices, luggage insurances information and links to additional information by clicking on the pin representing the location of your choice.
Browse, explore and choose the luggage storage solution the most convenient for your needs!
How much would storing my luggage in Waterloo Station cost?
|Company||LuggageHero||Big Yellow Self Storage||Excess Baggage|
Never more than €10 per day
|From 11£ per locker per week||6£ per bag for 0-3 hours 12.5£ for 3-24 hours|
|Insurance||Yes, up to 2500€ per bag||No||No|
Types of luggage storage around Waterloo Station
As showed in the interactive map above, there are different types of luggage storage solutions available around Waterloo Station. Three companies propose this kind of services. Below you will find a description of their characteristics.
“AirBnB luggage storage” with LuggageHero.
LuggageHero allows travelers to drop their luggages, suitcases, bags or sportsd gear in a certified restaurant hotel bar or local shop. Travelers only have to pay for the exact time that their bags or suitcases are stored and they all are fully insured and sealed with a LuggageHero tag. This company provides great flexibility to their customers as they charge them only in the check out phase of the transaction. This means that customers are able to book a storage location and cancel at the last minute if they end up changing plans.
This allows a more adaptive solution to luggage storage by enabling travelers to improvise their day. The opening hours fluctuate according to the local shop in which you store your suitcases.
Self storage with Big Yellow Self Storage
Big Yellow Self Storage provides storage units with sizes that vary from 10 square meters up until 400 square meters. This service is convenient for a large amount of luggages or sports gear and for mid-term to long-term luggage storage. This company monitor your belongings through CCTV and you have access to your storage unit anytime during the opening hours.
Storage offices with Excess Baggage Storage
Excess Baggage Storage provide left luggage solutions in most of the stations and airports of London. Their customers book online a baggage storage space in one of their offices or drop and pay their luggage in store. Most of their locations are open from 7am until 11pm. For businesses, commercial storage is available under some conditions.
Waterloo Station particularities
Waterloo Station is the busiest railway station of all Great Britain, before Victoria Station, Liverpool Street Station and Euston Station. It is also the largest station in terms of size and number of platforms. Moreover, combined with the underground station and the Waterloo East station, it is the largest railway and underground complex in the whole Europe. Waterloo Station is on the Bakerloo Line, the Jubilee Line and the Northern Line which means that it is very well communicated with all parts of London.
It is located near great tourist attractions such as the London Eye, County Hall and South Bank. Waterloo is also famous for its four faced massive clock displayed in the main hall, a famous meeting point.
Facilities in Waterloo Station
- The tickets office and ticket machines are available in the station and are open 24/7. It is also possible to buy tickets in advance in the offices. All and all, there are more than 130 ticket machines in the Station.
- Men and women toilets are available for a 30p fee.
- Baby changing facilities are available on platform 19, free of charge.
- ATM’s and a bureau de change are present inside the station
- A large variety of restaurants, snack places and coffee shops are present in Waterloo Station and function almost 24/7.
- Passengers can also find shops such as Foyles, WHSmith, Joules and Hotel Chocolat.