London Blackfriars station is found on the River Thames itself, with its four platforms spanning the entire width of the river. Having undergone a major renovation that was completed in 2012, London Blackfriars station has become a very important and busy station for commuters in and out of the city, as it quite literally links the north and south of the city in one place.
London Blackfriars station serves predominantly routes for Thameslink. Long distance routes such as Bedford to Brighton calling at Luton, Gatwick Airport and London St Pancras International among others. Thameslink local services also travel through Blackfriars, with stations such as Kentish Town, West Hempstead Thameslink and Peckham Rye on this particular line. The station also has a London Underground line, with the Circle and District line serving Blackfriars.
London Blackfriars station also has the honour of being the world’s largest solar panel bridge, providing energy for the station. It also is situated in an ideal location for those looking to visit many tourist hotspots. You can reach the London Eye, St Paul’s Cathedral or walk along the Strand to Trafalgar Square, making it a great station to base a day out around.
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|Weekdays||07:15 - 20:30|
|Staffing level||Full time|
|Travel card zone||Zone 1|
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
ATM located in ticket hall
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Staff Help notes|
Please phone the Helpline on 0800 058 2844 to ensure arrangements are in place.
|Customer help points||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage spaces||12|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Available|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Cycle storage notes|
STATION ENTRANCE NORTHBANK SIDE
|Step-free access||Whole station|
|Step-free access notes|
Step free access is available all platforms. There are escalators and lifts.
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Available|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Unavailable|
|Accessible taxis notes|
Black cab accessible taxis are available
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