- Tube Station Facilities
- Central line
- Piccadilly line
A nightmare station!! Unfortunately it happens to be in the middle if two worse stations on the Piccadilly line: Covent garden and Russell sq, lift and stairs only stations. Holborn is packed, it's insanity in the morning where you have to slalom through crowds of people and it's the killer in the evening where there are so many people on the platforms that you start to worry that you may end...more
I've used this particular London Underground station on quite a few occasions as it's near a variety of places and people that I know ... a pub called The Ship Tavern, a restaurant called My Old Dutch Pancake House, a CS weekly event at The Square Pig and a couple of friend's offices.
You've got both the Central and Piccadilly lines located here deep under the city center.
It's your typical...more
Used to have to use this station to get to class.
As mentioned by the other solitary review, it connects the dark blue (Piccadilly) and red line (Central).
It's a bit maze like down there with switchbacks and escalators that take you into the depths!more
Where the Piccadilly Line (between Covent Garden and Russell Square) meets the Central Line (between Tottenham Court Road and Chancery Lane), you'll find this rather deep Underground station. It is the only interchange between these two lines, so the various transfer halls get very busy and I think they switch the center escalator to better serve the traffic flow.
No step-free access from the...more
Considering I don't actually go to places in Holborn a massive amount (or get busses when I do), it's surprising how much I see of this station. The first reason being I quite often change here for the Piccadilly Line out to Heathrow. It's nothing stunning really. It feels fairly deep (especially the Piccadilly), but reasonably well kept. A couple of tips: as a busy station with platform...more