WH Smith

 
 
ADDRESS
124 Holborn, Holborn, Holborn Circus, London EC1N 2QX 
 
TELEPHONE
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon to Fri 8:30 - 18:00
 

Nearby

 

A branch of Smiths is a fixture of practically every high street up and down the country. The chain sells stationery, magazines, books, greeting cards, gifts, videos, DVDs, CDs, computer games and electronics. The range of stationary, cards and magazines is impressive, and it offers good value for books, music, films and games, although the selection tends to be limited.

 

Opening and closing times for WH Smith

Today (Monday) WH Smith closes at 18.00

Monday:

8.30
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18.00
 
 

Tuesday:

8.30
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18.00
 
 

Wednesday:

8.30
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18.00
 
 

Thursday:

8.30
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18.00
 
 

Friday:

8.30
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18.00
 
 

Saturday:

Closed
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

LondonTown.com - WH Smith Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Chancery Lane Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Farringdon Rail
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Snowhill NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
Saffron Hill NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near WH Smith

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The Rookery Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £96  40% off
Peters Lane, EC1M | 6 minutes from WH Smith
Filled with old fashioned touches like wood panelling, old paintings, stone flagged floors, claw foot baths and open fires, The Rookery has plenty of character. And ... More
 
 
 
Apex Temple Court Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £116  29% off
1-2 Serjeant's Inn, EC4Y | 6 minutes from WH Smith
Amazing brand new hotel, located right in the heart of the city. The Apex Temple Court Hotel is a landmark building that has been converted into ... More
 
 
 
The Zetter Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  38% off
St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 7 minutes from WH Smith
This boutique hotel in trendy Clerkenwell fits right in with the warehouse chic designer feel of the neighbourhood. Mixing vintage chairs with stark modern prints, there's ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest WH Smith

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Gekoski
London > Shopping > Books
Pied Bull Yard, 15 Bloomsbury Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 12 minutes from WH Smith
Based in Bloomsbury, beside the British Museum, it's not surprising R. A. Gekoski Booksellers has a particular interest in the Bloomsbury Group. Established in 1982, it's ... More
 
 
 
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London Review Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
14 Bury Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 13 minutes from WH Smith
Opened in May 2003, with Alan Bennett cutting the ribbon, the London Review Bookshop is a welcome addition to the city's dwindling ranks of independent bookshops. ... More
 
 
 
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Forbidden Planet
London > Shopping > Books
179 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 16 minutes from WH Smith
Crammed with the cream of cult entertainment this shop is a seventh heaven for sci-fi fans. In the old days, Forbidden Planet just stocked every ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near WH Smith

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Nicholas James
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16-18 Hatton Garden, Holborn, London EC1N | 1 minute from WH Smith
A trip to Hatton Garden is a rite of passage for any newly engaged couple but it can also be a confusing one. With so many ... More
 
 
 
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Leather Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Leather Lane, Holborn, London EC1N | 3 minutes from WH Smith
This down to earth market in Leather Lane is what traditional London street stalls should look like. A bit scruffy it may be but you never ... More
 
 
 
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The Natural Kitchen
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
15-17 New Street Square, Fetter Lane, City, London EC4A | 3 minutes from WH Smith
Organic, wild and artisan food is supplied by the likes of the River Cottage at this food emporium which, is the second Natural Kitchen to open ... More
 
 
 
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Mummenschanz: Musicians Of Silence
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 19th to 27th July 2014
Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 9 minutes from WH Smith
Inspiring and captivating illusions using colourful masks, incredible props and skillful sleight of hand, producing a magical world of possibilities, all without uttering a word. See ...More
 
 
 
Mamma Mia!
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 6th September 2012 to 5th April 2014
Novello Theatre, Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 12 minutes from WH Smith
Through the story-telling magic of the songs of ABBA, we meet Donna, a feisty forty-something single mum, who recalls the distant memories of carefree days and ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd May 2013 to 30th May 2015
Theatre Royal Drury Lane, Catherine Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 12 minutes from WH Smith
Nominated for a staggering seven Oliviers in this year's Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory tells the heart-warming tale of Charlie ...More
 
 
 
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Volupte Lounge
London > Entertainment > Theatres
9 Norwich Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 2 minutes from WH Smith
Quirky, alternative cabaret club. From cream teas to secret organic cocktails, cabaret and comedy, Kuki La-Belle and Delores von Cotier’s cheeky club combines the naughty with the ... More
 
 
 
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The Funny Side of Covent Garden (Upstairs at The George)
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
213 Strand, Holborn, London WC2R | 8 minutes from WH Smith
The Funny Side comedy group runs comedy clubs in three locations in London, including the flagship Covent Garden venue above The George pub which puts on ... More
 
 
 
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Peacock Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Portugal Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 9 minutes from WH Smith
This theatre is a major force on the national and international dance scene, with an innovative programme from Sadler's Wells that is keeping London's finger ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near WH Smith

The best museums, galleries, attractions near WH Smith
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Temple Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Fleet Street, Holborn, London EC4Y | 6 minutes from WH Smith
Temple Church sits within the Inner Temple of the Inns of Court, and was originally consecrated in 1185 as the spiritual and actual home of the ... More
 
 
 
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Inns of Court and Royal Courts of Justice
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Strand, Holborn, London WC2A | 7 minutes from WH Smith
A stunning example of Gothic architecture, London's Inns of Court date back to before the 14th century. It is here that barristers train and traditionally practice. ... More
 
 
 
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Museum and Library of the Order of St John
London > Attractions > Museums
St. Johns Gate, 26 St. John's Lane, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from WH Smith
This 16th century gatehouse was formerly the southern entrance to the Priory of the Medieval Order of St John and contains furniture, painting, silver, coins and ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near WH Smith

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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
84 Fetter Lane, Holborn, London EC4A | 1 minute from WH Smith
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
10 Leather Lane, Holborn, London EC1N | 1 minute from WH Smith
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bleeding Heart Restaurant
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 2 minutes from WH Smith
Journalists mix with lawyers, sitting across from merchant bankers, as the great and the good of the business world come together in pursuit of a yummy ... More
 
 
 
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Education near WH Smith

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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 2 minutes from WH Smith
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 8 minutes from WH Smith
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
 
 
 
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The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 9 minutes from WH Smith
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near WH Smith

WH Smith gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
My Chocolate Workshops
London > Leisure > Activities
Hatton Square Business Centre, 16-16a Baldwin Gardens, Holborn, London EC1N | 3 minutes from WH Smith
Immerse yourself in a world of chocolate with this mouth-watering workshop. You will discover how chocolate is processed from bean to bar. Sample a variety of ... More
 
 
 
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Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 5 minutes from WH Smith
OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it’s a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ... More
 
 
 
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Lincoln's Inn Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Holborn, Holborn, London WC2A | 6 minutes from WH Smith
The largest public square in London, Lincoln's Inn Fields has a rich and varied history. In 1683 it was the site of the public beheading of ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near WH Smith

The best pubs near London WH Smith.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ye Old Mitre Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Ely Place, Holborn, London EC1N | 1 minute from WH Smith
This elusive wood panelled old tavern, hidden down an alleyway between 8 and 9 Hatton Garden, dates back to 1547 when it was built for the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Castle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
26 Furnival Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 2 minutes from WH Smith
... More
 
 
 
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The White Swan
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
108 Fetter Lane, Holborn, London EC4A | 3 minutes from WH Smith
Tucked into a quiet corner near Lincoln's Inn Fields, The White Swan is an absolute delight. The owners, Tom and Ed Martin, also run The Gun ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near WH Smith

WH Smith clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bounce
London > Nightlife > Bars
121 Holborn, EC1N | 1 minute from WH Smith
Paddles at the ready! Europe's first social ping-pong club has arrived in London and, quite brilliantly, is built in the exact spot that table tennis was ... More
 
 
 
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Bleeding Heart Bistro
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1 | 2 minutes from WH Smith
Set in an attractive cobbled courtyard, this candlelit bistro/wine bar is a taste of an older, more civilised world. Uniformed French waiters glide unobtrusively between tables ... More
 
 
 
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Bleeding Heart Tavern
London > Nightlife > Bars
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 2 minutes from WH Smith
As the less formal sister of the Bleeding Heart Restaurant, the Tavern has kept the brand's warm welcome, slick service and top nosh intact while presenting ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near WH Smith

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near WH Smith.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bleeding Heart Yard
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Farringdon, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 2 minutes from WH Smith
... More
 
 
 
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Honourable Society of Gray's Inn
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 South Square, Gray's Inn, Holborn, London WC1R | 4 minutes from WH Smith
... More
 
 
 
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Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn
London > Business > Venue Hire
Treasury Office, Holborn, London WC2A | 5 minutes from WH Smith
... More
 
 
 
 

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Shoe Lane Library
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Shoe Lane Library 4 minutes walk from Wh Smith

Library With public access to Books, DVDs, CDs, Audio books, Free wifi and computers. The library also hosts various regular ...More

Bachatango: Beginners/Improvers/ Intermediate
Sporting Events | Until 26th May 2014 

Raduno 5 minutes walk from Wh Smith

Simon LB teaches the Latin dance....More

Bachata: Beginners/Improvers/Inter/Advance
Sporting Events | Until 26th May 2014 

Raduno 5 minutes walk from Wh Smith

Get fit, have fun and learn the Latin routines....More

Re-staging Revolutions: Alternative Theatre In Lambeth, Camden 1968-88
Exhibitions | Until 10th May 2014 

Holborn Library 7 minutes walk from Wh Smith

Photographs, documents and artefacts exploring the alternative theatre movement of the 1960s, 70s and 80s....More

Diverse Maniere: Piranesi, Fantasy and Excess
Diverse Maniere: Piranesi, Fantasy and Excess
Exhibitions | Until 1st June 2014 

Sir John Soane's Museum 8 minutes walk from Wh Smith

Sir John Soane's Museum has one of the richest holdings of graphic work by Italian artist Giovanni Piranesi and this ...More

 
Art Class
Exhibitions | Until 26th May 2014 

Guildhall Art Gallery 9 minutes walk from Wh Smith

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Discoveries
Discoveries
Exhibitions | Until 27th April 2014 

Two Temple Place 9 minutes walk from Wh Smith

Discoveries at Two Temple Place showcases key objects from all eight museums at the University of Cambridge, spanning millennia and ...More

 
Building Images: The Arcaid Images Architectural Photography Awards
Building Images: The Arcaid Images Architectural Photography Awards
Exhibitions | Until 25th April 2014 

The Werkstatt 9 minutes walk from Wh Smith

The Werkstatt, a brand new east London cultural hub opens to the public for the first time on 28th February ...More

 
Mail Rail: An Exhibition Of Photographs
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

British Postal Museum & Archive 9 minutes walk from Wh Smith

Photographs taken throughout the Mail Rail network by Bradley Photography, Northumberland, documenting postal and transport history....More

The Cheapside Hoard: London's Lost Jewels
The Cheapside Hoard: London's Lost Jewels
Exhibitions | Until 27th April 2014 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from Wh Smith

In this major exhibition the Museum of London will use new research and state-of-the-art technology to showcase the insights that ...More

 
 
 
 
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