Crowded SWR hub: London Waterloo Station

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Travelling by train for business is great for reducing carbon emissions and boosting productivity. Whether you’re commuting to the office or a co-working spot, learn how to enhance your workday with our Business Life guides – starting with your journey.

Heading to a meeting or planning a corporate day out? Discover helpful tips and advice to make the most of lunch breaks and team get-togethers. From restaurant recommendations to after-work activities, we cover all bases.

Elevate your business travel experience with our in-depth guides, featuring all the information you need for a stress-free journey. And don’t forget – you can streamline your travel by purchasing business train tickets through Business Direct, SWR's exclusive platform for corporate train services.

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Activities near Waterloo to enjoy before your train home

Activities near Waterloo to enjoy before your train home

Book a later train home and check out some of these fantastic after-work activities near Waterloo Station.

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Work Christmas party ideas
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Work Christmas party ideas

Need some ideas? Get inspired and see how to celebrate Christmas with your colleagues in London

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2023 must-haves for commuters and business travellers
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2023 must-haves for commuters and business travellers

Now that we’re back to the office, commuting is a big part of our lives! Learn how to make the most of it with our must-haves

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The benefits of commuting by train
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The benefits of commuting by train

Considering commuting by train? Find out how you could save time and money, improving well-being and fitness, when travelling by train here. Travel with SWR.

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The ultimate travel tips for new commuters

The ultimate travel tips for new commuters

New to commuting by train? Check out our ultimate new-time commuter guide for tips for cheap train tickets, commuter essentials and more!

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The best parks in London to spend your lunch break

The best parks in London to spend your lunch break

Looking for a green spot to enjoy your lunch? Check out our list of the best outdoor lunch spots in London to spend your break here.

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The best restaurants in London for a business lunch

The best restaurants in London for a business lunch

From affordable to luxury recommendations, we've put together a list covering a range of options for a tasty business lunch in London. Travel with SWR.

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Things to do in London in the evening
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Things to do in London in the evening

No matter your career commitments, you’ll find that when the workday ends, there’s plenty to keep you entertained later on

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The 8 best business podcasts for your commute
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The 8 best business podcasts for your commute

Discover the best financial and motivational podcasts to listen to while commuting with our guide to business podcasts

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Things you didn’t know about London Waterloo
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Things you didn’t know about London Waterloo

Do you travel to London Waterloo often? We bet you didn’t know some of these facts about this bustling station

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