Highbury and Islington Railway Station

 
 

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Holloway Road, N5 1RA
 
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Holloway Road Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
20 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Hilton London Islington Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  41% off
    53 Upper Street, N1 | 14 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
    DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  40% off
    60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 20 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
     
     
     
    Thistle City Barbican Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  39% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 26 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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 Highbury and Islington Railway Station

    Nearest to Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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    Paddington Railway Station
    London > Travel > Railway Stations
    Praed Street, Paddington, London W2 | 3.7 miles from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    King's Cross Railway Station
    London > Travel > Railway Stations
    Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 25 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    St Pancras International Station
    London > Travel > Railway Stations
    Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 28 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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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    Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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    Liverpool Street Tube Station
    London > Travel > Underground Stations
    Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 2.3 miles from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    One of London's busiest commuter stations at the heart of financial London. Regular trains depart Liverpool Street for destinations in Essex and East Anglia. The Stansted ... More
     
     
     
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    Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
    London > Travel > Boats
    Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 2.5 miles from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    Thames River Adventures
    London > Travel > Boats
    Regent's Canal, Primrose Hill, London N1 | 2.5 miles from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    Danny Gillard, Niamh Walsh and their team of fully qualified instructors at Thames River Adventures offer kayak tours of the Thames and London's Regent's Canal. Early ... More
     
     
     
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    Events near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

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    Dustin Kensrue
    London > Events > Music  Dates: Thursday 7th May 2015 - 7pm
    Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, N1 | 3 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    Americana from the vocalist, guitarist and former frontman of Thrice....More
     
     
     
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    Avengers: Age Of Ultron (Parent And Baby Screening)
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Wednesday 6th May 2015 - 11am
    The Screen on the Green, 83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 12 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    Tony Stark hopes to jumpstart world peace using a dormant artificial intelligence program but he unwittingly unleashes the villainous Ultron. Nick Fury marshals superhero team of ...More
     
     
     
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    The New Girlfriend + Q&A
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Wednesday 6th May 2015 - 6pm
    The Screen on the Green, 83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 12 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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    Hen & Chickens Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit pub that shares ... More
     
     
     
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    Islington Assembly Hall
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    Opened in 1930, Islington Assembly Hall, the headquarters of the Borough of Islington, was extensively refurbished in 2010 by Islington Council to become a live music ... More
     
     
     
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    Almeida Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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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    Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    The Little Angel Theatre
    London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
    14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    The Islington Metal Works
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 19 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
     
     
     
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    Gill Wing Cookshop
    London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
    190 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    Euphorium Bakery
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    202 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ... More
     
     
     
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    Aria
    London > Shopping > House and Garden
    Barnsbury Hall, Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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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    Firezza
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    276 St Paul's Road, Islington, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    Firezza offers upmarket Neapolitan pizza cooked in stone ovens, eat-in or take-away.... More
     
     
     
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    Trullo
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    300-302 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    A superb addition to the Islington eating scene is Trullo, a homely neighbourhood Italian in Highbury in the mould of the River Café (but thankfully not replicating ... More
     
     
     
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    Tbilisi
    London > Restaurants > International restaurants
    91 Holloway Road, Holloway, N7 | 3 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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    Education near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

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    Jenius Social
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 10 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    Connexions Careers Centre
    London > Education > Careers Services
    27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 25 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 30 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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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    Highbury and Islington Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Pancras Square Leisure
    London > Leisure >
    5 Pancras Square, N1C | 20 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
     
     
     
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    King's Cross Pond Club
    London > Leisure >
    Lewis Cubitt Park, N1C | 22 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    Take a dip... in the middle of a construction site. The King's Cross Pond Club, a 40 metre long natural bathing pond, sits right in the ... More
     
     
     
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    Clissold Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Greenway Close, N4 | 25 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    A pretty, local park, Clissold is more than worth a visit if you're in the north London area. Free from the crowds that often seep into ... More
     
     
     
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    The best pubs near London Highbury and Islington Railway Station.
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    The Duchess of Kent
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 4 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ... More
     
     
     
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    The Drapers Arms
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ... More
     
     
     
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    Marquess Tavern
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 9 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    Highbury and Islington Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    Pisco Embassy
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    176 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
    The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
     
     
     
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    Hoxley & Porter
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    153 Upper Street, N1 | 8 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    Colebrookes
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 14 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    Union Chapel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 4 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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    Little Angel Theatre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
     
     
     
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    Business Design Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 15 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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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    Dustin Kensrue
    Music | On 7th May 2015 

    Union Chapel 3 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

    Americana from the vocalist, guitarist and former frontman of Thrice....More

    Carmen Disruption
    Carmen Disruption
    Theatre | Until 23rd May 2015 

    Almeida Theatre 9 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

    Part of a series of plays at the Almeida that look at materialism, money and what we value, Carmen Disruption ...More

     
    The Paper Dolls
    The Paper Dolls
    Theatre | Until 28th June 2015 

    The Little Angel Theatre 10 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

    Julia Donaldson's magical tale of a little girl who cuts out a string of paper dolls and goes on a ...More

     
    Monster Raving Loony Victory Party
    Concerts | On 7th May 2015 

    The New Rose 11 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

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    Mrs Roosevelt Flies to London
    Mrs Roosevelt Flies to London
    Theatre | Until 9th May 2015 

    The King's Head 11 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

    Alison Skilbeck's one-woman show explores the public and hidden life of one of the most extraordinary women of the 20th ...More

     
    Noise Kitten Presents
    Concerts | On 7th May 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 13 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

    Noise Kitten host their monthly residency of upcoming live acts....More

    Noise Kitten Presents
    Music | Until 7th May 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 13 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

    A showcase of upcoming bands....More

    Angel Comedy
    Comedy | On 7th May 2015 

    Angel Comedy Club 14 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

    Inventive wit from award-winning stand-up Gerry Howell. Also featuring Story Beast and MC Barry Ferns....More

    Second City
    Comedy | Until 15th May 2015 

    Angel Comedy Club 14 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

    For a limited two-week run at the beginning on May, UK comedy performers will get the chance to take part ...More

    Midbrow
    Comedy | On 7th May 2015 

    Pleasance Theatre 15 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

    Surreal sketch comedy from Mid-Brow and guest comics....More

     
     
     
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