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London Victoria Station

Victoria Station Victoria Arcade, London SW1E 5ND, England
+44 343 222 1234
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“gatwick express” (19 reviews)
“big station” (7 reviews)
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Victoria Station Victoria Arcade, London SW1E 5ND, England
Westminster
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+44 343 222 1234
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"busy station"
in 22 reviews
"gatwick express"
in 19 reviews
"big station"
in 7 reviews
"grosvenor hotel"
in 4 reviews
"free toilets"
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"during rush hour"
in 4 reviews
"information desk"
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"lots of shops"
in 4 reviews
"oyster card"
in 8 reviews
"national rail"
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"buckingham palace"
in 7 reviews
"oysters"
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"railway"
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"escalator"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Many people. What did you expect? Much noise. What did you expect? cleanliness not good. What did you expect? Every is good! What did you expect?

Thank achille000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Victoria is a major transport hub, with trains serving the southeast of England and Gatwick, Underground lines, and outside many bus stops for south east London, and coaches to all parts of the UK from the nearby coach station. The building itself is one of...More

Thank Dave_Cowley_Road
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Dreadful service. Food was abysmal. Had to wait 20 Minutes because the first vegetarian breakfast was in fact a very porky sausage and bacon.The veggie replacement finally arrived with two very raw quorn sausages and a tiny bit of scrambled egg and a very minute...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Grosvenor Hotel that was built in 1862 shortly after the Victoria Station was opened. There's a staircase connecting to the station. It's interesting to walk around the station and look beyond the chaotic activity and see the glass roof and the...More

Thank zenborzoi
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a big station. We used this station for the underground but it also has UK trains available. Purchase Oyster cards at this station if you want to. Lots of stores and food options also available. If you take early undergrounds like we did...More

Thank Bryan U
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

We had the occasion to use Victoria Station as the train to Gatwick airport originates from there. It is a huge railway station with multiple lines that depart for other parts of the UK. The Victoria tube lines also stops here. The terminal dates back...More

Thank Della G
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

For an American traveler not used to efficient travel by train, the train service in the UK, and the Victoria Train station are marvels to behold. This station is a bustling place any time of day. Many trains arrive and depart from here, and ON...More

1  Thank thaward
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Lots of fast food and sit in dining. Lots of shops too. This is quite a big station and has direct trains back to Gatwick Airport. It was very busy at the ticket machines. My top tip- if you know in advance that you are...More

Thank PAISLEYBUDDIE16
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Changed here for trains to the south, although all trains seem to stop at Clapham Junction from here! Station is nice enough, although not as grand as some other London terminals. Good range of shops.

Thank 339,334
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Old historical hanger type building, plenty of amenities inside the station but quite a hike if you are transitting to the adjacent coach station. Nice to sit in a cafe/pub looking over the ant swarm below!

Thank allanriley9
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up the road as well. As captivating as the
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Blessed06
12 October 2017|
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Response from JSVTR | Reviewed this property |
First best advice I received as I arrived was follow the path lines (colored painted stripes) on the floor. This was my first time I really traveled much at all on public transport, and all the trains, buses, etc took a lot... More
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Jim K
6 July 2017|
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Response from Linda O | Reviewed this property |
From Victoria Station the Gatwick Express can be entered from street level (no stairs). The elevator takes you down to the platform. Ride the train to Gatwick Airport and there you can exit the airport to street level (no... More
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taytoaddict2016
22 April 2017|
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Response from les a | Reviewed this property |
Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey and Houses of Parliament are all in a short walking distance.
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