Barbican to Tottenham Court Road - travel options by train and buses

Starting at: Barbican

• Take the 4 bus or 56 bus to St. Paul's Station
• Change at St Paul's Station
• Take the Central line to Tottenham Court Road
• Change at Tottenham Court Road Underground Station

Arrive at: Tottenham Court Road

Journey time between Barbican and Tottenham Court Road averages at 14 minutes


Stations passed through from Barbican

  • Museum Of London
  • St Paul's Station

Local disruptions

Barbican: Closed - Station closed due to operational restrictions.

BARBICAN STATION: Station closed to help key stations remain open and allow essential journeys only

No service between Hayes & Harlington and Heathrow Airport while we respond to a fire alert. A 15 minute service is operating between Paddington and Reading due to operational restrictions. A normal service running between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Public transport should only be used for essential journeys. London Underground accepting tickets via any reasonable route.


Ticket price information

Fares between two stations may vary depending on the direction of travel, time of day and day of the week.

We charge higher fares at the busiest times of the day (usually between 06:30 and 09:30, and between 16:00 and 19:00, Monday to Friday).

When you pay as you go, you must touch your contactless or Oyster card on a yellow reader at the start and end of your journey.

Some journeys are charged via Zone 1 regardless of the route taken.

If your journey avoids Zone 1 and you see a pink card reader when changing trains, touch your contactless or Oyster card on it to pay the right fare.


Return journey: Tottenham Court Road to Barbican


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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