London Blackfriars (BFR)

Managed by Thameslink 

 
London Blackfriars station
Queen Victoria Street
London
EC4V 4DY
 

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

    Note North Bank
  • ATM machine

    ATM machine ATM located in ticket hall
  • Toilets

    Toilets North Bank Booking Hall
  • Pay phone

  • Internet

    Public Wi-Fi Yes
  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops

    Shops

    Newsagent 

 
 

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

 

Bicycle parking

Stands
Storage sheltered
Yes
Storage location
Station entrance Northbank side.
Storage spaces
12
Cycles are left at owners risk. Abandoned cycles may be removed
Storage CCTV
Yes
Car Park
No
Onward travel information
Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format can be found here
Taxi
YES
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 taxi rank.

Ticket buying and collection

 
Ticket Office
Yes
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 07:15 - 20:30
Saturday 07:15 - 20:00
Sunday 08:00 - 16:00
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
Accessible ticket machines note
All Thameslink ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. Ticket machines are of an accessible design, however their location and the station itself may not be so please check the station access note for further details
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from ticket machine
Oystercards
Get Oyster cards here
No
Top-up Oyster pay as you go here
Yes, at ticket machine
Use Oyster Pay as you go here
Yes
Top-Up is only available from the self-service ticket machine. Oyster Cards cannot be purchased at this station.
Smartcards
Smartcards issued
Yes
Smartcards top-up
Smartcards validators
Yes
For more information on using the Key smartcard, please visit: www.thameslinkrailway.com/thekeysmartcard
Penalty fares
Penalty fares apply for Thameslink Southeastern 
London fare zone
Zone 1

Staffing and general services

 
Information available from staff
 
Information services - opening times
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
 
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements
Customer help points
Yes
Lost Property
Yes
Please visit www.thameslinkrailway.com/lostproperty and use the webform to register your lost item.
Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 22:00
thameslinkrailway.com/lostproperty
CCTV
Yes
Location for Rail Replacement Services
Rail replacement bus stop locations are shown in the 'Getting to and from the station' section under 'onward travel'.

Facilities

 
ATM Machine
Yes
ATM located in ticket hall
Public Wi-Fi
Yes
Wifi information at this station
Refreshment facilities
Yes
North Bank
Shops
Yes
Type of shops available

Newsagent 

Toilets
Yes
Toilets Location
North Bank Booking Hall
Accessible toilets
Yes
Baby changing facilities
Yes
Baby changing facilities location
 
National key toilets
Yes
Waiting Rooms
No

Accessibility and mobility access

 
Helpline Contact
If you require assistance on your journey, please contact our assisted travel helpline to discuss your requirements on: Email - [email protected] | Phone - 0800 058 2844 | Textphone - 0800 138 1018
Helpline opening hours
Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 22:00

The assisted helpline is not available on Christmas Day.

Staff help available
Yes
This station has level access between train and platform without assistance from staff.
Staff help available opening times
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Ramp for train access
Yes
Step free access coverage
Yes
Step free access note
This is a Category A station: This station has step-free level access to all platforms iva lifts. Assistance Meeting Point is the Ticket Office.
Wheelchairs available
Yes

Station Map

 
Station plan

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