Visitor Information

About Your Visit
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7:30am Morning Prayer
8:00am Eucharist
8:30am Doors open for sightseeing
12:30pm Eucharist
4:00pm Last entry for sightseeing
5:00pm Evening Prayer

Visitor Information

Please note - toilets closed from January 2016

St Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, London, EC4M 8AD

We're sorry for the inconvenience - a major repair and renovation project in the Cathedral Crypt means visitor toilets are closed. Refurbished modern facilities will be available by autumn 2016.

Public toilets close to St Paul’s:

Click the links for more information

  • Paternoster Square

Paternoster Lodge, Paternoster Square, London, EC4M

Go through Christopher Wren's Temple Bar - the arch between Chapter House and Paul Bakery - into Paternoster Square and turn right.

Attended toilets. Opening times - Monday to Friday 8am – 8pm; Saturday and Sunday 9am – 7pm

Charge - 50p; accessible WCs are free of charge to RADAR key holders

  • One New Change

One New Change, London EC4M 9AF

Opening times - 10am – 8pm

Lower ground and first floor.

No charge; accessible WC in standard suites plus cubicle for RADAR key holders


Visitors and worshippers are not permitted to bring any bag, rucksack or suitcase into St Paul's Cathedral which would be larger than airline hand baggage (56cm x 45cm x 25cm, including handles, wheels and pockets). As there is no cloakroom facility please do not bring larger items with you. Please be aware that bags may be searched on entry. 

Cafe and Restaurant

The Restaurant will be closed because of building work during the refurbishment project.

The Cafe remains open as usual.

Getting here

Underground London Underground status
St Paul's 2 minute walk Central Line
Mansion House 5 minute walk District and Circle Lines
Blackfriars 5 minute walk District and Circle Lines
Bank 7 minute walk Central, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines, and DLR
Train - National Rail Enquiries
City Thameslink 3 minute walk  
Blackfriars 5 minute walk  
Cannon Street 6 minute walk  
Liverpool Street  15 minute walk  
Bus - Live bus status
Buses stopping nearby 4, 11, 15, 23, 25, 26, 100, 242
Bike - Free bicycle parking spaces
Free bicycle parking is provided in designated places on streets throughout the City.
Car - Currently planned street works
There is a public car park on Queen Victoria Street. On-street parking is very restricted.
Coach - Where to park
Angel Street  |  St Martin's Le Grand  |  Queen Victoria Street