Embankment station

Location and maps

Embankment train station
Photo courtesy of wikipedia.org
London Underground map from Transport for London
Address:
Embankment Station, Villiers Street,
London WC2N 6NS
Embankment is in fare zone 1 and connects with these Underground lines:

Bakerloo Line

Circle Line

District Line

Northern Line

Check for delays on the Bakerloo, Circle, District and Northern lines

Train fares from Embankment

  Buy Oyster cards Visitor Oyster card   Buy travelcards 1-7 day travelcard
Adult train fares in London
Embankment station is in 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 cards, Visitor Oyster cards and contactless cards 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

Journey planner

Find the best route from Embankment to another station:

Train journey from Embankment station

Plan a journey from Embankment to a tourist attraction:

Alternative tube stations that are close to Embankment: Charing Cross, Westminster and Waterloo

How to get there

Buses 14, 22, 39, 74, 85, 93, 220, 265, 270, 424, 430, 485Car park no Petrol stations and car parks nearby  Taxi rank no Minicab firms nearby  Hotels Hotels nearby

Station facilities

Toilets no Cash (ATM) machine yes Photo booth no Pay phone yes Wi-Fi yes

Note: Facilities should be double-checked before making plans

Lifts and escalators

Street to the Bakerloo/‍Northern northbound: two escalators and two flights of stairs (6 and 20 down) or four flights of stairs (2x20, 30 and 54 down) to the Bakerloo platform, or two escalators and one flight of stairs (6 down) or three flights of stairs (20, 30 and 54 down) to the Northern platform

Street to the Bakerloo/‍Northern southbound: two escalators and two flights of stairs (6 and 19 down) or four flights of stairs (19, 20, 30 and 54 down) to the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and two flights of stairs (6 and 54 down) or one escalator and three flights of stairs (3, 20 and 30 down) to the Northern platform

Street to the Circle/‍District westbound: one flight of stairs (30 down)

Street to the Circle/‍District eastbound: one flight of stairs (30 down)

Bakerloo/‍Northern southbound to the street: two escalators and one flight of stairs (19 up) or four flights of stairs (19, 20, 30 and 54 up) from the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and two flights of stairs (6 and 54 up) or one escalator and three flights of stairs (6, 17 and 30 up) from the Northern platform

Bakerloo/‍Northern northbound to the street: two escalators and one flight of stairs (20 up) or four flights of stairs (2x20, 30 and 54 up) from the Bakerloo platform, or two escalators or three flights of stairs (20, 30 and 54 up) from the Northern platform

Circle/‍District eastbound to the street: one flight of stairs (30 up)

Circle/‍District westbound to the street: one flight of stairs (30 up)

Bakerloo/‍Northern southbound to the Circle/‍District westbound: one escalator and four flights of stairs (3 down and 3, 19 and 20 up) or three flights of stairs (19, 20 and 54 up) from the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and two flights of stairs (6 and 17 up) or three flights of stairs (5, 20 and 54 up) from the Northern platform

Bakerloo/‍Northern southbound to the Circle/‍District eastbound: one escalator and two flights of stairs (19 and 20 up) or four flights of stairs (3 down and 3, 20 and 54 up) from the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and one flight of stairs (23 up) or one escalator and two flights of stairs (5 and 18 up) or two flights of stairs (23 and 54 up) or three flights of stairs (5, 18 and 54 up) from the Northern platform

Bakerloo/‍Northern northbound to the Circle/‍District westbound: one escalator and four flights of stairs (3 down and 3, 2x20 up) or three flights of stairs (2x20 and 54 up) from the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and three flights of stairs (3 down and 3, 20 up) or two flights of stairs (20 and 54 up) from the Northern platform

Bakerloo/‍Northern northbound to the Circle/‍District eastbound: one escalator and two flights of stairs (2x20 up) or five flights of stairs (3 down and 3, 2x20 and 54 up) from the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and one flight of stairs (20 up) or four flights of stairs (3 down and 3, 20 and 54 up) from the Northern platform

Circle/‍District eastbound to the Bakerloo/‍Northern northbound: one escalator and four flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 18, 20 down) or five flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 18, 20 and 54 down) to the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and three flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 18 down) or four flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 18, 54 down) to the Northern platform

Circle/‍District eastbound to the Bakerloo/‍Northern southbound: one escalator and four flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 18, 19 down) or five flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 18, 19 and 54 down) to the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and two flights of stairs (5 and 18 down) or three flights of stairs (5, 18 and 54 down) to the Northern platform

Circle/‍District westbound to the Bakerloo/‍Northern northbound: one escalator and four flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 2x20 down) or five flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 2x20 and 54 down) to the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and three flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 20 down) or four flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 20, 54 down) to the Northern platform

Circle/‍District westbound to the Bakerloo/‍Northern southbound: one escalator and four flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 19, 20 down) or five flights of stairs (3 up and 5, 19, 20, 54 down) to the Bakerloo platform, or one escalator and two flights of stairs (5 and 20 down) or three flights of stairs (5, 20 and 54 down) to the Northern platform

Ask a question

  •  Guest – “Qare there stairs from the emabankment northen line to the street”
  • Admin – “There are, yes. An escalator plus stairs. If you look on the embankment station page we’ve given the number steps from each platform”

> Talk about Embankment station

> Craig’s review of the London Underground – “I am standing on the platform waiting for the train to come. Everyone is looking into the dingy tunnel for the first sign of the bright lights on the concrete wall. When it finally comes it is accompanied by a loud roar and a quick blast of wind as the train pushes the air along with it. Then you get the clacking and screeching of wheels as it speeds past your face at… continued”

The Original Tour: Open-top sightseeing bus The Original Tour is one of London's most popular sightseeing buses, and it's also a great way to travel around the capital.
See London by night: on a sightseeing bus The 'See London By Night' bus tour will show you London's most famous landmarks beautifully lit up in the night sky.
London Bus Tour: open-top sightseeing bus This traditional open-top bus tour will take in all the best landmarks and attractions, with a free river cruise and guided walk.
Ghost Bus Tour around Londons dark past The Ghost Bus Tour will take you on a journey through London's gruesome past, and into the dark heart of the capital.
Review London Underground I am standing on the platform waiting for the train to come. Everyone is looking into the dingy tunnel for the first sign of the bright lights on the concrete wall. When it finally comes it…
Review Docklands Light Railway When I went to Chessington World of Adventures as a kid (back in the days when it was still called a zoo) the first ride we went on was the Safari Skyway, because that was the only ride my m…
Copyright © 2019 London Drum · Contact us · Cookies / Privacy policy · Search / Site map
London city guide