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Great Portland Street Underground Station
Great Portland StreetLondonW1W 5PP
- +44 20 7222 1234
- Tube Station Facilities
- Circle line
- Hammersmith and City line
- Metropolitan line
Top 5 reviews of Great Portland Street Underground Station
Bust of JF Kennedy near Gt Portland Street
station for some bizarre reason situated
A tube station inconveniently in the middle of several busy streets. You have to wait for the little green man to let you get to the station. Which can be frustrating if your in a hurry.
There is a couple of coffee shops and a restaurant in its round structure. Most of the ships look a little run down because they've been established there for a while.
It serves the Circle, Metropolitan... more
I'm a bit biased towards this station because it was the closest to the hotel I was staying at during my time in London.
My wife and I have always felt safe walking to and from this location at all times of the day.
Because it is more of a smaller station, it is not as hectic as some of the bigger stations such as Paddington, Oxford, etc.
My first attempt taking the Tube I was a bit... more
Opened in 1863 as part of the first Underground Railway, Great Portland Street tube station shows some of its history, which isn't to say that it isn't a perfectly modern Tube station. The exposed brick work probably dates back 150 years to the original opening.
A main station on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines, it's busy but typically not a transfer station as all the... more
This station services the Circle, Hammersmith/City, and Metro lines. It isn't overly busy and doesn't get a lot of bustle surging through it, so you don't have to worry about getting shoved onto the tracks by crazy commuters.
The main issue with this station is that it sits in the center of a roundabout which is annoying to access. It is inconvenient no matter what side you are coming from,... more