Nearest station to Downing Street

Westminster station

London Underground map from Transport for London
The nearest train station to Downing Street is Westminster
Westminster is in fare zone 1 and connects with these Underground lines:

Circle Line

District Line

Jubilee Line

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Train fares from Westminster

Adult train fares in London
Westminster is in fare zone 1 Cash Oyster & Contactless
Single Single Daily cap
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak
Zone 1 only £4.90 £2.40 £2.40 £7 £7
Zones 1-2 £4.90 £2.90 £2.40 £7 £7
Zones 1-3 £4.90 £3.30 £2.80 £8.20 £8.20
Zones 1-4 £5.90 £3.90 £2.80 £10.10 £10.10
Zones 1-5 £5.90 £4.70 £3.10 £12 £12
Zones 1-6 £6 £5.10 £3.10 £12.80 £12.80
Zones 1-7 £7.40 £5.60 £4 £14 £12.90
Zones 1-8 £8.50 £6.90 £4 £16.50 £12.90
Zones 1-9 £8.50 £7 £4.10 £18.30 £12.90
Travelcards
1-Day Weekly Monthly
Anytime Off-peak
Zones 1-4 £13.10 n/a £50.50 £194
Zones 1-6 £18.60 £13.10 £64.20 £246.60
Zones 1-9 £23.50 £13.90 £91.50 £351.40

Child fares? See our child train fares page

Anytime, peak and off-peak? For Oyster, Visitor Oyster and contactless off-peak is outside the hours of 6.30-9.30 AM and 4-7 PM (Mon-Fri). For travelcards off-peak is any time after 9.30 AM (Mon-Fri). Weekends and public holidays are always off-peak. Fares are based on what time your journey begins

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  • DON – “I am old enough to remember th 60s, when you could actually walk down downing street past the black door. But now it has been gated off at both ends so the best you can do is try and peer through the gate and try and see the politicians as they get into their black limosines. It's not quite the same. But downing street was never very impressive anyway. It is just a normal street. There are far more impressive streets just a short walk away -- like the next road along, king charles street. Now that is a street worth visiting!”
  • exile – “I walked odown whitehall just to have a look and there was nothing there, just a big gate with some policeman standing behind. I tried to peer over their shoulders but I didnt really know what I was looking for. I saw two business men standing around talking outside one of the buildings and wondered if they were famous politicians. They might have been, but I didnt have a clue. I know what the prime minister looks like but didnt see him. You can't really see much through the gate, so unless they happen to open it up while you are there so they can drive out it's a waste of time.”

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> Craig’s review of Downing Street – “There are two kinds of people who stand outside Downing Street when the air is minus-5 (it's freezing cold this morning!): the curious and the furious. The curious are tourists. The furious are home grown. The cold must be keeping everyone away today because there's only one other person here (six if you include the coppers, seven if you include me) and I recognise hi… continued”

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