Barbican Underground Station

Venue Details & Map

Barbican Underground Station

135 Aldersgate Street


Tube Station Facilities
Circle line
Hammersmith and City line
Metropolitan line

Yelp Reviews

3.5 out of 5 based on 6 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Barbican Underground Station

4.0 out of 5 9 April 2016
by Mei S.

A very small station serving a busy area, The Barbican Centre and West Smithfields. The Hammersmith, Circle and Metropolitan lines runs through here taking people to the City. If the train is going eastwards, use the front coaches and if the train is going west, use the back coaches, so you will alight near the Exit, otherwise it is quite a long walk along the platform!

If going to the...more

2.0 out of 5 13 July 2015
by Jonathan V.

Not sure I agree with the other reviewers...

This tube station has very limited access making it difficult to enter and exist. It never feels very clean and neat. The staff is also not very friendly, probably due to the working conditions.

There is a little shop in the station, does not really work as it is to close to the entrance adding to the access issues.more

4.0 out of 5 7 June 2013
by Alex S.

Do love these above-ground underground stations, so as you're travelling through, you can quickly download that email or send that tweet.

Barbican has a monster long platform with only one entrance in or out and I always seems to chose the wrong end of the train and have to get walking. Luckily, it's never that crowded so never that annoying.

It's an old-station. Concrete everywhere, no...more

5.0 out of 5 14 December 2011
by martymon

Really nice tube as its overgoround! A godsend in the summer! Usually very quiet!more

4.0 out of 5 6 March 2011
by Bruce K.

One of the stations on the Circle, Metropolitan and Hammersmith & City Line, Barbican is one of the few that pops out of being Underground so you can grab a quick sync of your email and send a text. I wouldn't recommend a phone call as you're shortly back into no signal.

Barbican is between Farringdon and Moorgate, and is in Travelcard Zone 1 with the usual ticket barricades and Oyster...more

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