Liverpool Street to Farringdon by train

1) From Liverpool Street take the Metropolitan Line
2) Leave the train at Farringdon

How many stops? 3   Is it a direct train? Yes

Stations on the route: Liverpool Street → Moorgate → Barbican → Farringdon

Journey time? Approx 8 mins   Fare zones? 1

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Adult fare for zone 1

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Adult train fare from Liverpool Street to Farringdon
Cash Oyster and Contactless Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap Weekly cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak (contactless) Anytime Off-peak
£4.90 £2.40 £2.40 £7 £7 £35.10 £13.10 (z1-4) n/a £35.10 (z1-2) £134.80 (z1-2) £1404 (z1-2)

Child fare for zone 1

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Child train fare from Liverpool Street to Farringdon
Cash Oyster Travelcards
Single Single Daily cap 1-Day Weekly Monthly Annual
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak Anytime Off-peak
Aged under-11 and accompanied by an adult, or with a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard
free
Aged 11-15 with a Young Visitor Discount applied to their Oyster card
Half the adult fare
Aged 11-15 with an 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 £0.85 £0.75 £3.50 £1.50 £6.50 (z1-4) n/a £17.60 (z1-2) £67.60 (z1-2) £704 (z1-2)
Aged 16-17 with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard
£2.40 Half the adult fare £13.10 (z1-4) n/a Same as the 11-15 fare

Note: Peak and off-peak prices are based on what time your journey begins – not when it ends. For Oyster cards and contactless bank cards ‘off peak’ is outside the hours of 6.30-9.30 AM and 4-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards it’s after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri) and all day Sat-Sun. Read more about London train fares and child train fares.

Liverpool Street tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Liverpool Street station
 (zone 1)

Parking near Liverpool Street train station

Alternative train journey to Farringdon:
Moorgate to Farringdon, Aldgate to Farringdon or Shoreditch to Farringdon

 

Farringdon tube station

London Underground map from Transport for London
Farringdon station
 (zone 1)

Parking near Farringdon train station

Alternative train route from Liverpool Street:
Liverpool Street to Barbican, Liverpool Street to Chancery Lane or Liverpool Street to St Pauls

 

Lifts, stairs and escalators

Farringdon station – from the Circle/‍Metropolitan/‍Hammersmith & City westbound platform to the street you’ll have one lift, or one flight of stairs (27 steps up)

Travel by bus, taxi or minicab

Walk to Farringdon – 1¼ miles would take you about 23-25 minutes to walk

Bus to Farringdon – Single fare: £1.50 (you may have to take more than one bus); Daily cap: £4.50; Weekly cap: £21.20; 1-day travelcard: £5; Weekly travelcard: £21.20; Monthly travelcard: £81.50; Annual travelcard: £848. See our adult bus fares and child bus fares pages for more details

Black taxi to Farringdon – A taxi will take 7-15 mins to cover 1¼ miles, and will cost approx £6 to £9.60

Minicab to Farringdon – Here’s a list of minicab firms near Liverpool Street station

Ask a question

  •  Guest – “Does thames link to luton arrive on the same platform as the westbound tube train”
  • Admin – “No, the luton train is overground and the Metropolitan line is underground. So you’ll have to go through the main hall and down to the underground part”

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Note: Allow extra time for cancellations/delays. Disabled access information about lifts, escalators and stairs should be double-checked before travel

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