Somerset House is a fascinating building which acts as a complete arts centre with a varied programme of events and installations.

 

It's simple to reach Somerset House, in London, by train. Simply hop on a train to London Charing Cross station and then it's just a 9 minute walk away.

 

For more visitor info including opening times, visit Somerset House’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Open Monday to Sunday 24hrs
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at all times.
Oyster PrepayAvailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneLondon Charing Cross is in Zone 1
Left LuggageAvailable
Left Luggage phone number020 3468 4662
Left Luggage Websitehttp://www.lostproperty.org/locations.php
ShopsAvailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetAvailable
ATMAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Yes, the station is all on one level and all platforms are reachable by disabled passengers.
ToiletsAvailable
Toilets notesLocated on the central passage in the main concourse.
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces20
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Within car park and station forecourt
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

London Charing Cross station is a major station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operators who may accept bookings include:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from London Charing Cross

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into London Charing Cross station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to SevenoaksSoutheastern23:345On time
to Hayes (Kent)Southeastern23:373On time
to Ashford InternationalSoutheastern23:404On time
to DartfordSoutheastern23:421On time
to HastingsSoutheastern23:456On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from HastingsSoutheastern23:346On time
from Hayes (Kent)Southeastern23:425Late
from DartfordSoutheastern23:452Late
from DartfordSoutheastern23:453Late
from GravesendSoutheastern23:531On time

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