London Charing Cross

The area around London Charing Cross is famous for its Queen Eleanor Memorial Cross.

Sights and places of interest

Enrich your day out to London Charing Cross by visiting or looking out for:

  • Charing Cross Mural
  • British Optical Association Museum
  • Blue Plaque: FRANKLIN, Benjamin (1706-1790)
  • Benjamin Franklin House
  • Blue Plaque: HEINE, Heinrich (1799-1856)
  • Charing Cross Storm Tree
  • The Sherlock Holmes Museum
  • Blue Plaque: KIPLING, Rudyard (1865–1936)
  • Blue Plaque: PEPYS, Samuel (1633-1703)
  • Blue Plaque: 14 BUCKINGHAM STREET

Planning your journey

Facilities at London Charing Cross station

General facilities at London Charing Cross station
Facility Available
Car Park
Cycle Storage 20 spaces

10 bike bars which can accommodate two bikes each
Toilets Yes.
Located on the central passage in the main concourse.
Baby Change Yes.
Staffing Full Time
Waiting Room
Seated Area
ATM Machine Yes.
Tourist Information
Shops Yes.

Accessible travel

Accessible facilities at London Charing Cross station
Facility Available
Staff Help Available Yes.
Impaired Mobility Set Down Yes.
Yes, but not clearly identified as such. There is a large yellow Hatched box for loading and unloading that mobility passengers may use. It is unsupervised and there is no Help Point available. Help should be requested from the Rail Information Point in the main concourse, or from any member of station staff.
Ramp For Train Access Yes.
Step Free Access Yes, the station is all on one level and all platforms are reachable by disabled passengers.
Wheelchairs Available Yes.
National Key Toilets Yes.
Located on the central passage in the main concourse. Radar key for accessible toilets
Induction Loop
Accessible Taxis Accessible taxis are located outside the front of the station  
Accessible Ticket Machines Yes.
On the concourse in front of the ticket office.
Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter Yes.
All ticket counters are lowered in this station. The Rail Information point has a lowered counter too.
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