How to find us

Planning your visit

Southwark Cathedral is conveniently located for the City, Canary Wharf, the West End, and South Bank. Situated less than five minutes walking distance from London Bridge station, the Cathedral is easy to reach from a number of main line and LT underground stations and also bus routes.

Address

Southwark Cathedral
London Bridge
London
SE1 9DA
Tel: 020 7367 6700
Fax: 020 7367 6725
Email: cathedral@southwark.anglican.org

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Planning Your Journey

Main line railway stations

London Bridge: Southern, South Eastern and First Capital Connect services
Waterloo: (from Waterloo East to London Bridge): South West Trains services

Underground

London Bridge station: Jubilee and Northern (City Branch) lines
Monument station: District and Circle lines
Bank Station: Docklands Light Railway

River Services

The nearest pier is London Bridge City – approx 7 minutes walk

Buses

Bus station: adjacent to London Bridge mainline railway station

  17 - Archway to London Bridge
  21 - Newington Green to Lewisham
  35 - Shoreditch to Clapham Junction
  40 - Aldgate Bus Station to Dulwich
  43 - Friern Barnet Library to London Bridge
  45 - Kings Cross to Streatham Hill
  47 - Shoreditch to Catford
  48 - Walthamstow Central to London Bridge
133 - Liverpool Street to Streatham
141 - Palmers Green to London Bridge
149 - Edmonton Green to London Bridge (24hrs)
381 - Peckham to Waterloo Station
521 - Waterloo Station to London Bridge (Mon-Fri, not evenings)
RV1 - Covent Garden to Tower Gateway

Car Parking

Universal Car Parks: Great Suffolk Street

25 mins walk

 

NCP car park at: Snowsfields

15 mins walk

 

Ewer Street Car Park

15 mins walk

from £2

Union Car Park at Southwark Street

10 mins walk

from £3

Southwark Bridge Village Car Park: Thrale Street

10 mins walk

from £1.50

City Car Parks at Wardens Grove

10 mins walk

from £2

Borough Market Car Park:

Permit holders from Monday to Friday (7am-8pm) but free on Saturdays and Sundays

Metered Parking

Park Street. Pay at Meter or Permit Holders Only, Monday-Sunday 8am-6pm.

There are a limited number of parking meters along Southwark Street. There are also parking meters just off St Thomas' Street.

Most of the Council's machines operate between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday with some in use on Saturdays.

Pay and display' machines accept the following coins - 10p, 20p, 50p, £1, and £2. The machines are easy to use and simple instructions are on the front.

The maximum time you can park for is usually either 2 or 4 hours; check the information on the machine.

Disabled Parking

In the Congestion Charge Zone, free access for those with a disability (Blue Badge holders).

Most streets close by the Cathedral have single yellow lines.

Nearest designated Disabled Parking space is in Park Street

Bicycle Parking

Bicycle parking is available just outside the Cathedral (opposite Borough Market), and two additional areas are on the north side of the Cathedral, on Montague Close.

Alternatively, Stoney Street (opposite Vinopolis) is another option for those using bicycles.

Coach Drop Offs

Southwark Street or Southwark Bridge Road

Coach Parking

Universal Car Parks, Great Suffolk Street: Mini-buses or coaches welcome 9am-6pm.

Riley Road, Off Tower Bridge Road: up to15 spaces, must be pre-booked
T 07792 920219/07904 877110

Tower Bridge Road: Weekend parking available; must be pre-booked
T 020 7403 8118 (Anderson Travel)

Further information may be found at Transport for London's Coach Parking in London.