Highbury & Islington station

Location and maps

Highbury & Islington train station
Photo courtesy of wikipedia.org
London Underground map from Transport for London
Address:
Highbury & Islington Station, Holloway Road,
London N5 1RA
Highbury & Islington is in fare zone 2 and connects with these Underground lines:

London Overground

Victoria Line

National Rail

Check for delays on the London Overground and Victoria lines

Train fares from Highbury & Islington

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Adult train fares in London
Highbury & Islington station is in zone 2 Cash Oyster & Contactless
Single Single Daily cap
Peak Off-peak Peak Off-peak
Zones 1-2 £4.90 £2.90 £2.40 £7 £7
Zone 2 only £4.90 £1.70 £1.50 £7 £7
Zones 2-3 £4.90 £1.70 £1.50 £8.20 £8.20
Zones 2-4 £4.90 £2.40 £1.50 £10.10 £10.10
Zones 2-5 £5.90 £2.80 £1.50 £12 £12
Zones 2-6 £5.90 £2.80 £1.50 £12.80 £12.80
Zones 2-7 £5.90 £4 £2.80 £14 £12.90
Zones 2-8 £7.30 £4.70 £2.90 £16.50 £12.90
Zones 2-9 £7.30 £4.70 £2.90 £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 Highbury & Islington to another station:

Train journey from Highbury & Islington station

Plan a journey from Highbury & Islington to a tourist attraction:

Alternative tube stations that are close to Highbury & Islington: Caledonian Road, Holloway Road and Angel

How to get there

Buses 4, 19, 30, 43, 271, 277, 393Car park no Petrol stations and car parks nearby  Taxi rank no Minicab firms nearby  Hotels Hotels nearby

Station facilities

Toilets no Cash (ATM) machine no Photo booth no Pay phone yes Wi-Fi no Food / Drink Pubs and restaurants nearby

Note: Facilities should be double-checked before making plans

Lifts and escalators

Street to the Victoria northbound: one escalator or one flight of stairs (61 down), plus two more flights of stairs (7 and 21 down)

Street to the Victoria southbound: one escalator or one flight of stairs (61 down), plus two more flights of stairs (2x17 down)

Street to the London Overground eastbound: one flight of stairs (25 down)

Street to the London Overground westbound: one flight of stairs (24 down)

Victoria southbound to the street: one escalator or one flight of stairs (61 up), plus one more flight of stairs (34 down)

Victoria northbound to the street: one escalator or one flight of stairs (61 up), plus two more flights of stairs (7 and 21 down)

London Overground westbound to the street: one flight of stairs (24 up)

London Overground eastbound to the street: one flight of stairs (25 up)

Ask a question

  •  Guest – “Will highbury and islington overground station be affected by u/‍g rail strike tomorrow 9th July?”
  • Admin – “It's supposed to just be the London underground staff who are going on strike, but the overground lines are bound to be affected. It will likely be incredibly busy, because there will be less staff in the station, and more people trying to use it. I would definitely allow for some extra time. (If you mean the London overground line, rather than the National Rail trains, then that will definitely be affected -- because the London overground line is classed as an underground line)”

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