Essex Road Railway Station

 
 
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Islington, Islington, London N1 2SU 
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
13 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near Essex Road Railway Station

Near Essex Road Railway Station
Hilton Islington Hotel London London
Hilton Islington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £83  21% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 9 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ...More
 
 
 
Citadines St Mark's London London
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment  from £64  33% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 14 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Located nearby to Sadler's Wells Theatre, St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London, Citadines St Mark's is a 4-star apartment hotel that aims to accommodate business ...More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel London
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £66  24% off
Central Street, EC1V | 18 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ...More
 
 
 
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Alternative Railway Stations nearest Essex Road Railway Station

Nearest to Essex Road Railway Station
Paddington Railway Station London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Paddington Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Praed Street, Paddington, London W2 | 3.8 miles from Essex Road Railway Station
The most striking feature of this historic station is the glazed domed roof over the main train shed, dating back to 1854. It consists of three ...More
 
 
 
King's Cross Railway Station London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 25 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
The area surrounding King's Cross Railway Station has, in the past, had a reputation as a red light district after dark. But with the arrival of ...More
 
 
 
St Pancras International Station London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Pancras International Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 28 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
St Pancras International is a triumph of nineteenth century station architecture and one of the wonders of London. You could even argue that it has a ...More
 
 
 
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Travel near Essex Road Railway Station

Near Essex Road Railway Station
Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 2.1 miles from Essex Road Railway Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ...More
 
 
 
Bankside Pier London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 2.2 miles from Essex Road Railway Station
Bankside Pier is located next to the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and close to Tate Modern. From Bankside Pier a hop-on hop-off circular cruise operates during summer and ...More
 
 
 
London Cycling Campaign London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Cycling Campaign
London > Travel > Bicycles
2 Newhams Row, SE1 | 2.5 miles from Essex Road Railway Station
This bunch of eco-friendly pedal-pushers want to get London moving...by bicycle! London Cycling Campaign is a charitable company set up to expound the views of those ...More
 
 
 
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Events near Essex Road Railway Station

Near Essex Road Railway Station
One-Day Summer Holiday Puppet Making: Workshop (Ages 5-11) London
Ends Today
One-Day Summer Holiday Puppet Making: Workshop (Ages 5-11)
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Thursday 28th August 2014 - 10am-4pm
The Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
A dog puppet making workshop for children....More
 
 
 
Maleficent London
Ends Today
Maleficent
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Wednesday 27th August 2014 at 10.45am & Thursday 28th August 2014 at 10.50am
Islington Vue, 36 Parkfield Street, Islington, N1 | 12 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Stefan tricks his friend, the powerful fairy Maleficent, and steals her wings in order to secure the throne. Maleficent waits patiently with shape-shifter sidekick Diaval to ...More
 
 
 
Up London
Ends Today
Up
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Wednesday 27th August 2014 - 11am
Islington Vue, 36 Parkfield Street, Islington, N1 | 12 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Animated comedy from Pixar about a grouchy old man who uses helium balloons to turn his house into a flying machine. Finally able to fulfil his ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Essex Road Railway Station

Near Essex Road Railway Station
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ...More
 
 
 
The King's Head London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
London's original pub theatre is located in the back room at the The King's Head. It was founded in 1970 by the pub's owner, Dan Crawford, ...More
 
 
 
Almeida Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Along with the Donmar Warehouse, the Almeida is the most critically praised theatre in Britain. After Jonathan Kent took over in 1990, it had 14 ...More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Essex Road Railway Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Essex Road Railway Station
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ...More
 
 
 
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ...More
 
 
 
Open School East London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Open School East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, N1 | 12 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Open School East opens in September 2013. Open School East is an art school and communal space, commissioned and funded by the Barbican and Create London ...More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Essex Road Railway Station

The best shops and markets near Essex Road Railway Station
Twentytwentyone London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ...More
 
 
 
Gill Wing Cookshop London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ...More
 
 
 
Aria London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aria
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Barnsbury Hall, Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
This design-orientated lifestyle store offers a wide range to choose from. From fashion, to homeware, to cosmetics, it's all here at Aria. Pick up a pastel-coloured ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Essex Road Railway Station

What are the best dining options near Essex Road Railway Station London?
Tierra Peru London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tierra Peru
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
164 Essex Road, N1 | 1 minute from Essex Road Railway Station
South American Cuisine...More
 
 
 
Marquess Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, , N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ...More
 
 
 
La Petite Auberge London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Petite Auberge
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
283 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
French Cuisine...More
 
 
 
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Education near Essex Road Railway Station

Near Essex Road Railway Station
Jenius Social London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 20 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ...More
 
 
 
Connexions Careers Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Careers Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 20 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ...More
 
 
 
LSO St Luke's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 21 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ...More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Essex Road Railway Station

Essex Road Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
London Fencing Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 19 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ...More
 
 
 
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 20 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ...More
 
 
 
London Dance Academy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 20 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ...More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Essex Road Railway Station

The best pubs near London Essex Road Railway Station.
Marquess Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, , N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ...More
 
 
 
The Old Queen's Head London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ...More
 
 
 
The Baring London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
...More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Essex Road Railway Station

Essex Road Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Hoxley & Porter London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ...More
 
 
 
Colebrookes London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ...More
 
 
 
Anam London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 15 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Retro-trendy, infectiously popular, and staunchly pioneering London's first Irish cocktail bar is a welcome addition to Islington's portfolio of drinking venues. A heady mix of curved ...More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Essex Road Railway Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Essex Road Railway Station.
Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ...More
 
 
 
Union Chapel London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
...More
 
 
 
Business Design Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ...More
 
 
 
 

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Near Essex Road Railway Station

 
 
 
One-Day Summer Holiday Puppet Making: Workshop (Ages 5-11)
Kids Events | Until 28th August 2014 

The Little Angel Theatre 5 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

A dog puppet making workshop for children....More

Thursday at Barrio North
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th August 2014 

Barrio North 5 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Urban dance from Banana Klan-member Oliver Night....More

Best In Class
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 7 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Local and up and coming DJs and live acts perform pop and dance....More

Best In Class
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th August 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 7 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Best in Class is a monthly party, focused on the most exciting emerging live acts and DJs of the moment....More

Rhythm Boxx
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th August 2014 

Relentless Garage 10 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Hip hop, house and nu disco courtesy of DJ Hooch, Renegade, Marcus Hifi, Benny Z and Mr Blue....More

Airbourne
Concerts | On 28th August 2014 

Relentless Garage 10 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

The Australian hard rock four-piece, fronted by Joel O'Keeffe, promotes the album Black Dog Barking....More

Skinny Girl Diet
Concerts | On 28th August 2014 

Relentless Garage 10 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

This London-based threesome performs its own take on pop-rock. With support from The Franklys, Kate's Party....More

Thursgays
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th October 2014 

East Bloc 17 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Resident DJs spin disco and pop....More

Julie Byrne
Concerts | On 28th August 2014 

The Lexington 18 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

The Seattle-based singer-songwriter performs her indie-pop originals....More

The Shoreditch Afterparty
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th October 2014 

Charlie Wrights International Bar 19 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Resident DJs spin funk, soul and R&B....More

 
 
 
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