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Hungerford BridgeThe steel Hungerford railway bridge which enables trains to pass from Waterloo to Charing Cross is flanked by two cable pedestrian bridges. Built in 2002, the Golden Jubilee Bridges were so called in honour of the fiftieth anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II's accession however they're popularly known as the Hungerford Footbridges. Crossing alongside the trains you get some spectacular views across London, with the London Eye, County Hall and the Houses of Parliament on one side, and the Southbank Centre, Royal Festival Hall and over to St Paul's Cathedral on the other.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Embankment Underground Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Charing Cross Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Blackfriars Railway Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
St Martins Lane NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Corinthia Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £325  41% off
Whitehall Place, SW1A | 3 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
With 294 bedrooms, multi-level penthouse suites and terraces offering spectacular views of the River Thames, Trafalgar Square and Whitehall - the £300 million restoration of the ... More
 
 
 
Amba Hotel Charing Cross
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The Strand, WC2N | 3 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
Located within walking distance from Trafalgar Square and Covent Garden, the Amba Hotel Charing Cross is ideal for guests looking to be near to all the ... More
 
 
 
The Royal Horseguards - A Guoman Hotel
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2 Whitehall Court, SW1A | 3 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
Emulating the style of a French chateau, this grand Victorian residence, built in 1884, occupies a prime location within Westminster. It's worth staying at the Grade ... More
 
 
 
 
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Central London, Westminster, London WC2N | 6 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Whitehall
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Westminster, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Horse Guards Parade
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Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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The Strand Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
32 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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British Optical Association Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
42 Craven Street, WC2N | 3 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
Run by the Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers the British Optical Association Museum in Charing Cross features historic examples of London-made spectacles from ... More
 
 
 
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London Eye
London > Attractions > Sights
Jubilee Gardens, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
The London Eye elbowed its way onto the capital's tourist scene as one of the statement pieces to mark the turn of the century ... More
 
 
 
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Hungerford Bridge, 14 Whitehall, SW1A | 5 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Hungerford Bridge, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 7 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
Ross Noble, Lesley Joseph and Hadley Fraser lead the cast of Young Frankenstein, Mel Brooks' uproarious musical based on his Oscar-nominated 1974 film about a New ...More
 
 
 
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Boat Show Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Tattershall Castle, Victoria Embankment, Westminster, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Playhouse Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Northumberland Avenue, Westminster, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
A short step away from the main strip of West End theatres, the Playhouse's stylish curved facade is rather lost among the towering architecture of Charing ... More
 
 
 
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Savoy Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 4 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
Situated alongside the Savoy Hotel, the building of the current theatre with its Art Deco auditorium, was financed by Richard d'Oyly Carte with the considerable profits ... More
 
 
 
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Foyles Royal Festival Hall
London > Shopping > Books
Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range ... More
 
 
 
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Davenports Magic Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
7 Charing Cross Underground Shopping Arcade, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
From budding Harry Potters and bumbling Tommy Coopers to dynamic David Copperfields, Davenports is a haven for magicians of every level and ability. Non-magicians too are ... More
 
 
 
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Benjamin Pollock's Toyshop
London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
44 The Market, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 7 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Eat Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
39 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
Food to go in its simplest form. Freeshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
 
 
 
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Herman Ze German - Villiers Street
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19 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Pret A Manger
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25 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Courtauld Institute of Art
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Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 6 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 10 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Victoria Embankment Gardens
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Victoria Embankment, Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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The Sherlock Holmes
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10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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The Clarence
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53 Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 5 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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The Harp
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47 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 5 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Gordon's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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8 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Jubilee Gardens, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
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Skylon
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Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Hungerford Bridge
The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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