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Old Street

Old Street

Old Street station
Old Street
London
EC1Y 1BE

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Ticket office opening hours:

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  • NO Waiting room
  • NO Ticket machine
  • YES Toilet
  • YES Impaired Access Staff

Station facilities

  • Accessibility
    • Accessible Public Telephones YES Yes
    • First Class Lounge No
    • Help Points No
    • Impaired Accessible Booking Office Counter No
    • Impared Access Staff YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Ticket Machines YES Yes
    • Induction Loop YES Yes
    • Impaired Mobility Set Down YES Yes
    • National Key Toilets No
    • Ramp for Train Access No
    • Wheel chairs Available No
    • Impaired Access Helpline Hours Monday - Sunday - 07:00 to 22:00
    • Impaired Access Staff Help Hours Monday - Friday - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
    • Accessible Taxis Contact taxi operator directly
    • Accesible Ticket Machine Accessible ticket machines sell tickets suitable for use on London Underground services, including Travelcards. Where tickets for National Rail services are not available through an accessible ticket machine, ticket office staff provide assistance where possible.
    • Booking Office Counter Ticket office staff provide assistance where possible. See ticket office opening hours.
    • Helpline YES Yes
    • Impared Mobility Set Down City Road (South East Corner) #4 entrance - Drop-off point close by with drop curb and pelican crossing.
    • National Key Toilets Standard key, not RADAR - ask staff for assistance.
    • Step Free Access noPartOfStation
    • Step Free Access Coverage No Part of Station
  • Restrooms
    • Toilets YES Yes
    • Baby Change No
    • Toilets Note Male, female and unisex accessible toilets available - no charge.
  • Ticketing Services & Information
    • Oyster Pre-Pay No
    • Ticket Machine No
    • Smartcard Notes Smartcard Issued: No
      Smartcard Validator: No
  • Subway/transit
    • Metro: Availability YES Yes
    • Metro: Note Northern Line
  • Station Information
    • ATM YES Yes
    • Baby Change No
    • Bureau De Change No
    • Lost Property YES Yes
    • Post Box No
    • Shops YES Yes
    • Seated Area No
    • Station Buffet YES Yes
    • Showers No
    • Trolley No
    • Wifi No
    • Waiting Room No
    • Lost Property Phone number: 0845 330 9882
    • Lost Property: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Lost Property Number 0845 330 9882
    • Staffing Level YES Yes
  • Station Seating Areas
    • Seated Area: Note There are no seats in the ticket hall. Seats are available on the platform.
  • Station Location & Directions
    • Latitude 51.5258365574
    • Longitude -0.0885295811
  • Airport
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note Interchange at Farringdon for National Rail services to Luton. Interchange at Kings Cross St Pancras for the Piccadilly Line to Heathrow Terminals 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5
  • Phones, Internet & Wi-fi
    • Station Amenities: Telephone YES Yes
    • Web Kiosk: Available No
    • Station Amenities: Wi-Fi Find WiFi Hotspots around Old Street station (http://btopenzone.hotspot-directory.com)
    • Telephone: Usage Type Cards And Coins
  • Dining and Shopping
    • Dining & Shopping: Shops YES Yes
    • Dining & Shopping: Station Buffet YES Yes
  • Cycle Storage
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Closed Circuit TV YES Yes
    • Sheltered No
    • Spaces 36
  • Bus information
    • Bus Service: Availability YES Yes
    • Bus Service: Note Please see TfLs interactive map for details of bus routes and destinations served: http://www.journeyplanner.org/im/SI-C.html
  • Baggage Services
    • Left Luggage: Available No
    • Left Luggage: URL https://www.tfl.gov.uk/tfl/contact/lostproperty
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