Vauxhall station

Coordinates: 51°29′07″N 0°07′22″W / 51.4854°N 0.1229°W / 51.4854; -0.1229
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Vauxhall London Underground National Rail
Vauxhall is located in Greater London
Location of Vauxhall in Greater London
Local authorityLondon Borough of Lambeth
Managed bySouth Western Railway
Station codeVXH
DfT categoryB
Number of platforms10
Fare zone1 and 2
London Underground annual entry and exit
2017Decrease 30.83 million[2]
2018Decrease 30.08 million[3]
2019Increase 32.30 million[4]
2020Decrease 15.46 million[5]
2021Decrease 13.62 million[6]
National Rail annual entry and exit
2013–14Increase 19.402 million[7]
2014–15Increase 21.111 million[7]
2015–16Decrease 20.932 million[7]
2016–17Increase 22.483 million[7]
Key dates
11 July 1848Opened (LSWR)
23 July 1971Opened (London Underground)
Other information
External links
WGS8451°29′07″N 0°07′22″W / 51.4854°N 0.1229°W / 51.4854; -0.1229

Vauxhall station is an important railway station in the London district of Vauxhall. It is a National Rail, London Underground and London Buses interchange station. Its position is at the Vauxhall Cross road junction, opposite the southern approach to Vauxhall Bridge. The station is on the boundary of zones 1 and 2 of the London Travelcard area.

The bus station is at ground level across the road from the rail station. It is the second busiest London bus station, after that at Victoria. It has a photovoltaic roof supplying much of its electricity.

Services[change | change source]

Vauxhall underground is served by the Victoria Line and is between Pimlico and Stockwell.

Vauxhall rail station is served by South West Trains services to and from London Waterloo. The typical off-peak service is:

  • 29tph to London Waterloo
  • 4tph to Chessington
  • 4tph to Dorking
  • 1every two hours to Guildford via Cobham
  • 8tph to Guildford via Epsom
  • 2tph to Hampton Court
  • 2tph round the Hounslow loop via Hounslow and Richmond, returning to Waterloo
  • 2tph round the Hounslow loop via Richmond and Hounslow, returning to Waterloo
  • 2tph round the Kingston loop via Kingston and Richmond, returning to Waterloo
  • 2tph round the Kingston loop via Richmond and Kingston, returning to Waterloo
  • 2tph to Shepperton
  • 2tph to Windsor & Eton Riverside
  • 2tph to Woking

London buses routes 2, 36 (24 hour service), 77, 87, 88 (24 hour service), 156, 185, 196, 344 (24 hour service), 360, 436 and Night Bus routes N2, N87, N136 serve the station.

References[change | change source]

  1. Standard Tube Map (PDF) (Map). Not to scale. Transport for London. May 2019. Archived (PDF) from the original on 1 June 2019.
  2. "Multi-year station entry-and-exit figures (2007–2017)". London Underground station passenger usage data. Transport for London. January 2018. Archived from the original (XLSX) on 31 July 2018. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  3. "Station Usage Data" (CSV). Usage Statistics for London Stations, 2018. Transport for London. 21 August 2019. Archived from the original on 22 May 2020. Retrieved 27 April 2020.
  4. "Station Usage Data" (XLSX). Usage Statistics for London Stations, 2019. Transport for London. 23 September 2020. Archived from the original on 9 November 2020. Retrieved 9 November 2020.
  5. "Station Usage Data" (XLSX). Usage Statistics for London Stations, 2020. Transport for London. 16 April 2021. Retrieved 1 January 2022.
  6. "Station Usage Data" (XLSX). Usage Statistics for London Stations, 2021. Transport for London. 12 July 2022. Retrieved 7 September 2022.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.

Other websites[change | change source]

Preceding station   London Underground   Following station
towards Brixton
Victoria line
National Rail
London Waterloo   South West Trains
South Western Main Line
  Clapham Junction or
Queenstown Road