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Travelling by train to Tate Britain is super-simple. The nearest railway station to Tate Britain is Vauxhall, which is served by South Western Railway services throughout the day. It's 12 minutes to Tate Britain on foot. Exit the station and cross the River Thames at Vauxhall Bridge, turn right and follow the river along Millbank. The entrance to Tate Britain is a few minutes walk down on the left-hand side. If you arrive at London Victoria (served by Southern and Southeastern trains), exit onto Vauxhall Bridge Road and turn right, follow the road down towards the river and turn left onto John Islip Street, take the 3rd right onto Atterbury Street and Tate Britain is on your left.

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

Visit the Tate Britain website for opening information.


Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays07:00 - 20:30
Saturday 07:00 - 20:00
Sunday 08:00 - 21:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 1/2
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Please contact our Customer Service Centre on 0345 6000 650

Customer help pointsAvailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces75
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes

Outside by Ticket Office entrance

Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Lifts are available to all platforms

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable

Departures and arrivals from Vauxhall

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Dorking (Main)South Western Railway06:14Late
to SheppertonSouth Western Railway06:16On time
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway06:19On time
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway06:20On time
to WokingSouth Western Railway06:24On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London WaterlooSouth Western Railway06:15On time
from London WaterlooSouth Western Railway06:19On time
from GuildfordSouth Western Railway06:20On time
from London WaterlooSouth Western Railway06:23On time
from London WaterlooSouth Western Railway06:26On time
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