Farringdon station

Location and maps

Farringdon train station
Photo courtesy of wikipedia.org
London Underground map from Transport for London
Address:
Farringdon Station, Cowcross Street,
London EC1M 6BY
Farringdon is in fare zone 1 and connects with these Underground lines:

Circle Line

Hammersmith & City

Metropolitan Line

National Rail

Check for delays on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines

Train fares from Farringdon

Adult train fares in London
Farringdon 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 a route between Farringdon and another station:

Train journey from Farringdon station

Alternative tube stations that are close to Farringdon: Barbican, Chancery Lane and St Pauls

How to get there

Buses 8, 17, 25, 45, 46, 55, 56, 63, 153, 242, 243, 341, 521Car park no Car parks nearby  Taxi rank no Minicab firms nearby

Station facilities

Toilets no Cash (ATM) machine no Refreshments yes Shops no Photo booth no Pay phone yes

Note: Facilities should be double-checked before making plans

Lifts and escalators

Street to the Circle/‍Metropolitan/‍Hammersmith & City westbound: one lift, or one flight of stairs (27 down)

Street to the Circle/‍Metropolitan/‍Hammersmith & City eastbound: one lift, or one flight of stairs (24 down)

Circle/‍Metropolitan/‍Hammersmith & City eastbound to the street: one lift, or one flight of stairs (24 up)

Circle/‍Metropolitan/‍Hammersmith & City westbound to the street: one lift, or one flight of stairs (27 up)

Ask a question

  •  Guest – “On this Tuesday 5th Feb around 17. 30 how to change platforms with a escorted wheelchair from Circle line platform going to rainham kent to thames link platform”
  • Admin – “Hi. There's a lift from the underground platforms up to the ticket hall at farringdon. Once you get upstairs it will either be platform 3 or 4, but you'll have to check the board on the day. It's not possible to pre-book assistance on the London underground -- you can only ask a member of staff on the day. (More info here: TFL. Gov. Uk/‍transport-accessibility/‍help . From-staff). But you can pre-book assistance for the thameslink train. But you have to do it directly with the train operator, rather than the station. Here is the page on the thameslink website: thameslinkrailway. com/‍travel-informatio . Ur-journey”

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