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London’s first intercity station

London Euston is the sixth busiest railway station in Britain, the southern terminus of the West Coast Mainline and the busiest passenger route in Britain. Serving over 71 million people each year, it’s a gateway from London to popular destinations like Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

The original Euston station opened in 1837 but was completely rebuilt in conjunction with the electrification of the West Coast Mainline between 1963 and 1968.

Two Portland stone entrance lodges and the war memorial still survive from the old station and are situated on Euston Road.

Main concourse at London Euston

Essential escalator upgrades

We're replacing the escalators between the main concourse and the Underground station at Euston.

Please allow more time for your journey as the station will be busier.

Visit National Rail Enquiries for more information.

Station opening hours

  • Monday to Saturday: 04:30 – 01:34
  • Saturday: 04:30 – 02:00
  • Sunday: 05:15 – 01:34

Tickets and travel information

National Rail Enquiries
03457 48 49 50

Textphone: 0345 60 50 600
Welsh language line: 0345 60 40 500

Station enquiries

General station enquiries: 03457 11 41 41

Find your way around by referring to our Euston Station Map (PDF 280 KB).

British Transport Police

The British Transport Police  station is adjacent to the Melton Street exit, by platform 16.

For assistance speak to any member of station staff or contact the British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40 (24 hours) or text 61016. In an emergency call 999.

British Transport Police in our stations

Station leaflets

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