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London Blackfriars Train Station

London Blackfriars

London Blackfriars station
Queen Victoria Street


Ticket office opening hours:

Monday - Friday - 07:15 to 20:30
Saturday - 07:15 to 20:00
Sunday - 08:00 to 16:00

  • NO Waiting room
  • YES Ticket machine
  • YES Toilet
  • YES Impaired Access Staff

Station facilities

  • Accessibility
    • Impared Mobility Set Down There is access to the station through the common entrance on Queen Victoria street. There is no dedicated parking but there is a taxi rank.
    • Accessible Public Telephones No
    • Accessible Taxis No
    • First Class Lounge No
    • Help Points YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Booking Office Counter No
    • Impared Access Staff YES Yes
    • Impared Access Ticket Gate No
    • Impaired Accessible Ticket Machines YES Yes
    • Induction Loop No
    • Impaired Mobility Set Down YES Yes
    • National Key Toilets YES Yes
    • Ramp for Train Access YES Yes
    • Wheel chairs Available YES Yes
    • Impaired Access Helpline Hours Monday - Sunday - 07:00 to 22:00
    • Impaired Access Staff Help Hours Monday - Sunday - open 24h
    • Accesible Ticket Machine All Thameslink ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. Ticket machines are of an accessible design, however their location and the station itself may not be so please check the station access note for further details
    • Customer Help Point Passengers can ask for assistance either at the ticket office, or at the platform office on 3/4 which is manned 24 hours.
    • Helpline YES Yes
    • Helpline Contact Details If you require assistance on your journey, please contact our assisted travel helpline to discuss your requirements on: Email - | Phone - 0800 058 2844 | Textphone - 0800 138 1018
    • Helpline Contact URL
    • Helpline Open Note The assisted helpline is not available on Christmas Day.
    • Step Free Access This is a Category A station: This station has step-free level access to all platforms iva lifts. Assistance Meeting Point is the Ticket Office.
      Coverage: whole Station
    • Step Free Access Coverage Whole Station
    • Staff Help This station has level access between train and platform without assistance from staff.
  • Ticketing Services & Information
    • Oyster Pre-Pay YES Yes
    • Pre-Purchase Collection YES Yes
    • Ticket Machine YES Yes
    • Customer Service Note Ticket offices are located at the north and south side station entrances
    • Oyster Notes Top-Up is only available from the self-service ticket machine. Oyster Cards cannot be purchased at this station.
    • Smartcard Notes Smartcard Issued: Yes
      Smartcard Validator: Yes
      For more information on using the Key smartcard, please visit:
  • Ticketing Hours
    • Ticket Office Hours Monday - Friday - 07:15 to 20:30
      Saturday - 07:15 to 20:00
      Sunday - 08:00 to 16:00
  • Subway/transit
    • Metro: Availability YES Yes
    • Metro: Note Links to Blackfriars underground for Circle and District lines
  • Station Information
    • ATM YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Bureau De Change No
    • Lost Property YES Yes
    • Post Box No
    • Shops YES Yes
    • Seated Area YES Yes
    • Station Buffet YES Yes
    • Showers No
    • Trolley No
    • Wifi YES Yes
    • Waiting Room No
    • Lost Property
      Operator Name: Please visit and use the webform to register your lost item.
    • Lost Property: URL
    • Lost Property Note Not open Christmas Day
    • Staffing Level YES Yes
  • Station Location & Directions
    • Latitude 51.51181
    • Longitude -0.10333
  • Phones, Internet & Wi-fi
    • Station Amenities: Telephone No
    • Web Kiosk: Available No
    • Station Amenities: Wi-Fi Find WiFi Hotspots around this station (
    • Telephone: Usage Type Cards And Coins
  • Other transportation
    • Cycle Hire YES Yes
    • Rail Replacement Services Rail replacement bus stop locations are shown in the 'Getting to and from the station' section under 'onward travel'.
  • Other amenities
    • Tourist Information Office No
    • Waiting Room No
    • Waiting Room Note No waiting room at this station
  • Dining and Shopping
    • Dining & Shopping: Shops YES Yes
    • Dining & Shopping: Station Buffet YES Yes
  • Cycle Storage
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Closed Circuit TV YES Yes
    • Cycle Hire: Note On Your Bike.Com0.9 miles away from the station (18 minutes walk) 52-54 Tooley Street, London, London, SE1 2SZ Tel: 020 7378 6669 The London Bicycle Repair Shop 0.6 miles from the station (12 minutes walk) Shop 2-3 Benson House, Hatfields, London, London, SE1 8DQ Tel: 020 7928 6898 London Bicycle Tour Co 0.4 miles away from the station (8 minute walk) Gabriels Wharf 56, Upper Ground, London, London, SE1 9PP Tel: 020 7928 6838 Lightride Distribution Ltd 0.6 miles away from the station (12 minutes walk) 88-90 Hatton Garden, London, London, EC1N 8PN Tel: 0844 8704048
    • Location Station entrance Northbank side.
    • Note Cycles are left at owners risk. Abandoned cycles may be removed
    • Sheltered YES Yes
    • Spaces 12
    • Type Stands
  • Bus information
    • Bus Service: Availability YES Yes
    • Bus Service: Note Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format can be found here (
  • Baggage Services
    • Left Luggage: Available No
    • Left Luggage: URL
  • Alternative Station Code
    • National Location Code BFR
    • Sixteen Character Name LONDONBLKFRIARS
  • Restrooms
    • Toilets Note North Bank Booking Hall
    • Toilets YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
  • Taxi Information
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note YES
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