How to get there

SEA LIFE London Aquarium is located on the South bank of the river Thames, within the County Hall building. We are situated right next to the EDF Energy London Eye, just over Westminster Bridge from Big Ben and The Houses of Parliament.

Our address is:

SEA LIFE London Aquarium
County Hall
Westminster Bridge Road


How to find us

There are a variety of ways to get to the Aquarium, however we recommend public transport. Below are some recommended routes for getting to us.

Arriving by Bus

There are a large number of bus services which stop in the vicinity of Waterloo or Westminster Bridge Road (both accessible to the Aquarium.) For Westminster Bridge Road, take the 12, 53, 59, 76, 148, 159, 211 or 341. For Belvedere Road (just behind the Aquarium, parallel to the South Bank), take the 77 or RV1. For York Road (next to Waterloo and behind the Aquarium) take the 211, 77 or 381. Many other buses stop in Waterloo Road, which is a few minutes walk from the Aquarium. These include 1,4, 26, X68, 76, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 243, 507 and 638.
All the London sightseeing buses also pick up and drop off at these points.
For more information visit Journey Planner.

Arriving by Car

The nearest car parking is a short walk away, along the South Bank at the Royal Festival Hall or at the underground parking facility at Waterloo Station. Please be aware of the central London Congestion Charge, which typically runs from Monday-Friday.
The information line for the Congestion Charge is 0845 900 1234. Alternatively, visit the Congestion Charge Zone Website.

Arriving by Coach

There are designated coach drop-off points at the corner of Belvedere Road and Chicheley Street, next to Jubilee Gardens.
You will need a 20 minute pick up/drop off permit that can be obtained by phoning 0870 990 8886 (calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras).

Arriving by Rail

The nearest train station is Waterloo. From Waterloo follow the exit signs for the South Bank and walk towards the London Eye. London Aquarium is in County Hall, next to the EDF Energy Eye.
Charing Cross train station is also near to SEA LIFE London Aquarium. From Charing Cross take the exit next to platform 1 for Hungerford Bridge; go over the bridge and follow signs for Jubilee Gardens. Follow the river front past the EDF Energy London Eye and the Aquarium is on your left.
For more information visit The Trainline or Journey Planner

Arriving by Tube

The nearest tube stations are Westminster and Waterloo. Westminster tube is on the Circle, Jubilee and District lines. From Westminster, exit onto Westminster Bridge (Exit 1) and then cross over the Bridge. SEA LIFE London Aquarium is visible from the bridge. Waterloo tube is on the Northern, Bakerloo, Waterloo & City lines. From Waterloo follow the exit signs for the South Bank (Exit 6) and walk towards the EDF Energy London Eye. SEA LIFE London Aquarium is in County Hall, next to the Eye.
For more information visit Journey Planner.

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Opening Hours

Mon - Sun:
10am - 7pm
Last Entry:
0871 663 1678

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