Victoria to Barbican by train

Train route from Victoria to Barbican station

How to get from Victoria to Barbican station by tube, with a time estimate of how long it takes on the London Underground

Do you have to change trains? No
How many stops are there? 13

1)  From Victoria take the Circle
2)  Leave the train at Barbican

Tube route: Victoria → St. James’s Park → Westminster → Embankment → Temple → Blackfriars → Mansion House → Cannon Street → Monument → Tower Hill → Aldgate → Liverpool Street → Moorgate → Barbican

How long does it take? The journey time between these two London underground stations is approximately 22 minutes

Which fare zones? This tube journey is zone 1. You can pay for a ticket with an oyster card, visitor oyster card, zone 1 travelcard or contactless payment card. Look up the zone 1 fare for adults and zone 1 price for children

How far is it?  The distance from Victoria station to Barbican station is roughly 2¾ miles. You may prefer to pay a taxi fare for 2¾ miles instead. It’s probably too far to walk (unless you enjoy walking!), because the walking distance between the two tube stations is around 52-58 minutes

Are the trains running?  Your tube line may be affected by line closures and delays. You should also check whether the tube train between Victoria and Barbican is affected by a London Underground strike

Return journey:  Barbican to Victoria station

Note: Closures, cancellations and delays on the Victoria to Barbican tube route may affect your journey, and you should allow for some extra travel time on top

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Train fare from Victoria station to Barbican

How much is the tube fare? The ticket price for Victoria to Barbican can be found under zone 1 (adult) and zone 1 (child)

Buy an Underground ticketHow to buy a tube ticket from Victoria to Barbican stationBuy an Oyster Card   (learn more)
Buy a Visitor Oyster Card   (learn more)
Buy a Travelcard   (learn more)
Travelcard + London Pass   (learn more)
Pay by contactless
Buy a National Rail ticketBuy from Trainline
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Victoria tube station

London Underground tube map courtesy of Transport for London
Victoria station
 (zone 1)

Alternative train journey to Barbican:
St Jamess Park to Barbican, Sloane Square to Barbican or Pimlico to Barbican


Barbican tube station

London Underground tube map courtesy of Transport for London
Barbican station
 (zone 1)

Alternative train route from Victoria:
Victoria to Farringdon, Victoria to Moorgate or Victoria to St Pauls

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