Most trips to London involve using the London Underground, and any London visitor will be hard pressed to leave the city without a stop at Victoria Station. Housing both subway, bus and rail lines, Victoria Station is a busy place, serving over 115 million passengers every year.
Victoria Station as it exists today is the natural outgrowth of the merging of two separate stations, the Brighton and the Chatam.
The western station originally housed the Brighton line to London Bridge. This portion consisted of a station building and a hotel, the Grosvenor. The eastern side was occupied by the Chatam line. With the creation of the Southern Railway in 1924, the two stations became one and renovations were undertaken to fully connect them.
There are also two connected Underground stops at Victoria Station. Built more than a century apart, they are now linked via a pedestrian path. This Underground station alone serves over 80 million passengers a year and is the second busiest station in the Underground system.
Visiting Victoria Station
Today, Victoria Station serves the Southern and Southeastern rail lines, and the Gatwick Express – a non-stop ride to Gatwick Airport. It is also a stop on the District, Circle, and Victoria tube lines.
There are a wide variety of dining and shopping options at the station along the street sides and in the upper level Victoria Place area. Victoria Station is convenient to many London attractions and a variety of fine hotels and is a brief walk from Buckingham Palace and St. James park.
Getting to Holiday Inn Express London-Victoria is easy, thanks to its location near the transport hub of Victoria train station and Pimlico Undergound. Hotel is only 4 minutes walk from Pimlico station and 15 minutes from Victoria Railway Station. Gatwick Airport is just 30 minutes by express train, Heathrow Airport is accessible by London Underground, and buses serve the city centre and beyond.
InterContinental London Park Lane is situated in Mayfair and occupies one of the city’s most prestigious locations – Number One Park Lane. Nestled between the famous shopping districts of Knightsbridge and London’s theatre land, InterContinental London Park Lane overlooks two Royal Parks and Buckingham Palace and is close to the fashionable shopping areas of Bond Street and Piccadilly.
The Staybridge Suites London Vauxhall is located within the developing area of Vauxhall and Battersea. Less than 5 minute walk from the hotel is River Thames and Albert Embankment. A stroll along the riverside takes you towards Southbank and Westminster and many restaurants and bars,
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We’re located just 150m from Earl’s Court tube station, which makes all of London within easy reach. You can enjoy spacious bedrooms, warm service and all modern facilities, including invigorating spa-inspired rain fall shower, iPod docking station and free Wi-Fi. The Kensington Quarter deli, restaurant and bar, is the perfect place for unwinding for all day dining and leisurely drinks.
Holiday Inn Express London – Vauxhall Nine Elms offers complimentary Wi-Fi throughout all public areas and bedrooms as well an Express Start breakfast offering hot and cold food items which is included in your room rate.
We also offer car parking facilities charged at an additional fee. (Must be Pre-Booked)
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