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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 £92† 23% 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 £73† 36% 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 £53† 22% 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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Waterloo Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Waterloo Station, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 miles from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
For a station that covers nearly 25 acres in total, there's very little space during rush hour as throngs of people desperately try to glimpse the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Travel near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

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
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 | 2.5 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

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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Faers
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Saturday 17th November 2018 - 6.30pm
Highbury and Islington Railway Station, 20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 1 minute from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Afrobeat and indie rock five-piece formed in West London, fronted by Steven Anderson-Howard....More
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Sigbjorn Apeland
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Saturday 17th November 2018 - 12noon
Highbury and Islington Railway Station, Compton Terrace, N1 | 3 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The Norwegian musician performs improv on his father's organ. Plus performances from Danalogue and Helen Papaioannou....More
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Calum Scott
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Saturday 17th November 2018 - 7pm
Highbury and Islington Railway Station, Compton Terrace, N1 | 3 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The singer-songwriter from Hull, who gained international attention on Britain's Got Talent, performs soulful pop....More
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Entertainment near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Thousand Island
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | Same location as Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Thousand Island is a self-contained music venue and late night club where Upstairs at The Garage used to be, right next ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 1 minute from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
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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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Sights and Attractions near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 12 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The immersive Enchanted Christmas House adventure for children aged between one and eight welcomes youngsters into a house of dressing up, biscuit decorating and theatre, ... More
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Shopping near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

The best shops and markets near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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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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Ooh-La-La!
London > Shopping >
147 Holloway Road, N7 | 6 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Second-hand... More
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Restaurants near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

What are the best dining options near Highbury and Islington Railway Station London?
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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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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 ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LeCoq
London > Restaurants >
292-294 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Sisters Ana and Sanja Morris have twenty years of restaurant experience between them: Sanja co-founded Salt Yard Group and Ana ... More
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Education near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aga Khan Centre
London > Education > Adult Education
10 Handyside Street, N1C | 21 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A place of education, knowledge, cultural exchange and insight into Muslim civilisations, the Aga Khan Centre brings meeting rooms, an exhibition space and ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 21 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Whether a beginner, thinking of making it your career or an experienced florist, the London Flower School can help you to improve. ... More
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Leisure near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Highbury and Islington Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 17 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, King's Cross, London 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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skip Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Tapper Walk, King's Cross, London N1C | 20 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A mobile allotment on the King's Cross development site, The Skip Garden puts construction workers' big bins to green use. Built on one of the largest ... More
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Pubs near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

The best pubs near London Highbury and Islington Railway Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Nightlife near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Highbury and Islington Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London 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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London 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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Simmons Angel
London > Nightlife > Bars
43 Essex Road, N1 | 12 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Specialising in l ate night cocktails, long happy hours and disco dancing, Simmons bars have been popping up all over town ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Highbury and Islington Railway Station.
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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
... More
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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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Faers
Concerts | On 17th November 2018 

The Garage N5 1RD N5 1RA - 0 minute walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Afrobeat and indie rock five-piece formed in West London, fronted by Steven Anderson-Howard....More

The Fireraisers
Theatre | Until 17th November 2018 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 2 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Theatre of Heaven & Hell present Max Frisch's dark comedy about a pair of arsonists pretending to be door-to-door salesmen....More

Calum Scott
Concerts | On 17th November 2018 

Union Chapel 3 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

The singer-songwriter from Hull, who gained international attention on Britain's Got Talent, performs soulful pop....More

Sigbjorn Apeland
Concerts | On 17th November 2018 

Union Chapel 3 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

The Norwegian musician performs improv on his father's organ. Plus performances from Danalogue and Helen Papaioannou....More

Permanent Collection
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2018 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 5 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Paintings by futurist and figurative artists including Giacomo Balla, Umberto Boccioni, Carlo Carra, Gino Severini, Luigi Russolo and Ardengo Soffici, ...More

A New Figurative Art 1920-1945: Works From The Giuseppe Iannaccone Collection
Exhibitions | Until 23rd December 2018 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 5 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Iconic works put together by Giuseppe Iannaccone exploring the crucial phase of Italian art history little-known outside of its native ...More

Finding Santa
Finding Santa
Theatre | Until 24th December 2018 

Little Angel Studios 8 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Written by children's author Sean Taylor, who also wrote Where the Bugaboo Lives, Finding Santa is a puppet adventure that ...More

 
The Wild Duck
Theatre | Until 1st December 2018 

Almeida Theatre 9 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Almeida Associate Director Robert Icke stages a new version of Ibsen's masterpiece about the nature of truth....More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 17th November 2018 

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

Guest acts take to the stage for a night of comedy at this flagship night....More

Tobacco Road
Theatre | Until 17th November 2018 

Pleasance Theatre 15 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Incognito Theatre employ an explosive physical style to tell the story of five resourceful young men and women attempting to ...More

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Barbican Centre

The Royal Shakespeare Company presents Shakespeare's comedy of suburbia, wives and over-inflated egos at the Barbican. Fiona Laird directs the hilarious comedy The Merry Wives of Windsor, with ...More

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Roux at The Landau

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One of London's most glamorous hotel cocktail bars within one of London's oldest hotels, the ...More

 
London Welsh Centre
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A cultural and community centre on Grays Inn Road the London Welsh Centre has been promoting Welsh culture and language in London since 1937....More

Take That
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The O2 Arena

The chart-topping pop trio of singer-songwriter Gary Barlow, Mark Owen and Howard Donald performs old ...More

 
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The O2 Arena

The Grammy-winning American superstar returns with her best-selling pop and R&B hits in a seasonal ...More

 
Bjorn Again
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Shepherd's Bush Empire

Considering they're a satirical parody of a certain successful Swedish pop outfit, Bjorn Again has ...More

 
Madness
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Concerts | On 14th December 

The O2 Arena

Hailing from Camden, the ska septet reigned through the 70s and 80s comes to London. ...More

 
The Tell-Tale Heart
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National Theatre: Dorfman

Anthony Neilson directs his own darkly comic and twisted thriller at the National's Dorfman Theatre. ...More

 
Cakes and Bubbles by Albert Adrià
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Cakes and Bubbles is an all-dessert restaurant from ...More

 
Fabric NYE
Fabric NYE
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st December 

Fabric Nightclub

For their final night of 2018, fabric invites a host of esteemed party specialists to ...More

 
Pierre Bonnard: The Colour Of My Memory
Exhibitions | From 23rd January 

Tate Modern

A major exhibition of works by French painter Pierre Bonnard, a friend and contemporary Henri Matisse, known for his unconventional use of colour and his preference to work ...More

London's New Year's Day Parade
London's New Year's Day Parade
Seasonal | On 1st January 

Parliament Square

American cop cars, miniature steamers and drumming bands ...More

 
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Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. Two new musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton and Mary Poppins, ...More

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Christmas favourites like The Nutcracker, Carols at The Royal Albert Hall and the Santa Dash return along with a Festive Feast at Hampton Court Palace and a new puppet show from the puppeteers behind ...More

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