Barbican tube station

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Barbican London Underground
Barbican tube station MMB 02.jpg
Looking east along the platforms.
Location Barbican
Local authority City of London
Managed by London Underground
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 1
London Underground annual entry and exit
2009 Decrease 9.261 million[1]
2013 Increase 10.46 million[1]
2014 Increase 11.44 million[1]
2015 Decrease 11.28 million[1]
2016 Increase 11.97 million[1]
2017 Decrease 11.83 million[1]
National Rail annual entry and exit
2006–07 0.045 million[2]
Key dates
23 December 1865 (23 December 1865) Opened as Aldersgate Street[3]
1 November 1910 Renamed as Aldersgate[3]
24 October 1924 Renamed as Aldersgate and Barbican[3]
1 December 1968 Renamed as Barbican[3][4]
1976 Services from Great Northern via Widened Lines cease.
1982 Electrified services from Bedford line commence
2009 Thameslink services cease
Other information
Lists of stations
External links

Barbican is a London Underground station serving the Barbican Centre in the City of London, England. It is on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines. It is between Farringdon and Moorgate. It is in Travelcard Zone 1. First Capital Connect trains used to stop at this station on their way to Moorgate station, but this stopped in March 2009. The outbound service calling here was abandoned many years before.

Service patterns[change | change source]

Previous station   Underground no-text.svg London Underground   Next station
towards Hammersmith
Circle line
towards Edgware Road
towards Hammersmith
Hammersmith & City line
towards Barking
Metropolitan line
towards Aldgate
Disused railways
Farringdon   First Capital Connect
Peak Hours Only
  London Moorgate

Gallery[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 "Multi-year station entry-and-exit figures" (XLS). London Underground station passenger usage data. Transport for London. March 2017. Retrieved 25 June 2018.
  2. "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Butt (1995), page 14
  4. Butt (1995), page 26

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