London Blackfriars (BFR)

Managed by Thameslink 

 
Queen Victoria Street
Queen Victoria Street
EC4V 4DY
 

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

  • ATM machine

    ATM machine ATM located in ticket hall
  • Toilets

    Toilets
  • Pay phone

  • Internet

  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops

    Shops
 
 

London Blackfriars

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Route planning around the station including maps and platforms

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Getting to and from the station

 
Car Park
No
Onward travel information

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here

Taxi
Frequent Black cabs from Queen Victoria street
Accessible taxis

Black cab accessible taxis are available

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available
Yes
There is access to the station through the common entrance on Queen Victoria street. There is no dedicated parking but there is a cab rank.
Metro
Links to Blackfriars underground for Circle and District lines
Cycle hire
On Your Bike.Com
0.9 miles away from the station (18 minutes walk)
52-54 Tooley Street, London, London, SE1 2SZ
Tel: 020 7378 6669
www.onyourbike.com
The London Bicycle Repair Shop
0.6 miles from the station (12 minutes walk)
Shop 2-3 Benson House, Hatfields, London, London, SE1 8DQ
Tel: 020 7928 6898
www.londonbicycle.com
London Bicycle Tour Co
0.4 miles away from the station (8 minute walk)
Gabriels Wharf 56, Upper Ground, London, London, SE1 9PP
Tel: 020 7928 6838
www.londonbicycle.com
Lightride Distribution Ltd
0.6 miles away from the station (12 minutes walk)
88-90 Hatton Garden, London, London, EC1N 8PN
Tel: 0844 8704048
www.lightride.co.uk

Ticket buying and collection

 
Ticket Office
Yes
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 07:15 - 20:30
Saturday - Sunday Closed
Location
Ticket offices are located at the north and south side station entrances
Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is not available at this station
Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Yes
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from ticket machine
Oystercards
Get Oyster cards here
Yes
Top-up Oyster pay as you go here
Yes, at ticket machine
Use Oyster Pay as you go here
Yes
Smartcards
Smartcards issued
No
Smartcards top-up
Not possible at this station
Smartcards validators
Yes

Southern's smartcard is called 'the key'.  To apply online, go to www.southernrailway.com/thekey or pick up an application form from a Southern ticket office.
 

London fare zone
Zone 1

Staffing and general services

 
Information available from staff
 
Information services - opening times
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
 
Customer help points
No
Lost Property
Yes
Thameslink
Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 22:00

Not open Christmas Day

thameslinkrailway.com/lostproperty
0345 026 4700
Ticket gates
Yes
CCTV
Yes

Facilities

 
ATM Machine
Yes
ATM located in ticket hall
Shops
Yes
Toilets
Yes
Baby changing facilities
Yes
Baby changing facilities location
 
National key toilets
Yes
Waiting Rooms
No

Accessibility and mobility access

 
Helpline Contact
0800 058 2844
Helpline opening hours
Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 22:00
Staff help available
Yes
Please phone the Helpline on 0800 058 2844 to ensure arrangements are in place.
Staff help available opening times
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day
Saturday 24 Hours a Day
Sunday 24 Hours a Day

Not open Christmas Day

Ramp for train access
Yes
Step free access coverage
Yes
Step free access note
Step free access is available all platforms. There are escalators and lifts. 
Wheelchairs available
Yes
Wheelchairs available open hours
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Station Map

 
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