LONDON TRAIN SERVICES AND STATIONS

BLACKFRIARS STATION

Originally named St. Paul's Station. Blackfriars Station is located on an alternate line serving London, which at Herne Hill connects with Chatham main line from Victoria Station. This line is part of a ThamesLink route, extending further north and north of St. Pancras Station.


LINES

MAIN LINE: Farringdon (ThamesLink)-Herne Hill
4 tracks Blackfriars-Loughborough Junction, 2 tracks beyond

From east to west, pairs of tracks identified as Fast, Slow.

All lines DC electrification.


TYPICAL TRACK ASSIGNMENTS

Number Of Platforms/Tracks: 4 (2 through)
Platforms numbered east to west

Platform 1 - Thameslink South
Platform 2 - Thameslink North
Platform 3-4 - terminating


LINKS

Blackfriars Station
Wikipedia link containing further station information and history.


GOOGLE MAPS

Zoomable Google Maps along the various lines, from Victoria Station and Blackfriars Station.