in Greater London of England, United Kingdom
- Tower of London (Unesco heritage, 11 mi)
- Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church (Unesco heritage, 13 mi)
- Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (Unesco heritage, 20 mi)
- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Unesco heritage, 20 mi)
- Blenheim Palace (Unesco heritage, 33 mi)
- Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church (Unesco heritage, 55 mi)
- City of Bath (Unesco heritage, 64 mi)
- Dorset and East Devon Coast (Unesco heritage, 64 mi)
- Derwent Valley Mills (Unesco heritage, 109 mi)
- Hartsbourne Country Club (Golf course, 4 mi)
- Brent Valley Golf Course (Golf course, 7 mi)
- Ealing Golf Club (Golf course, 8 mi)
- Hampton Court Palace Golf Club (Golf course, 8 mi)
- Ilford Golf Club (Golf course, 12 mi)
- Cray Valley Golf Club (Golf course, 13 mi)
- Chingford Golf Club (Golf course, 15 mi)
- Aldenham Golf Club (Berry Grove) (Golf course, 17 mi)
- Essendon Country Club (Golf course, 20 mi)
- Brickendon Grange Golf Club (Golf course, 20 mi)
- London Eye (observation point, (3 mi)
- Lee Valley Marina Springfield (marina, (9 mi)
- The View from the Shard (observation point, (5 mi)
- Penton Hook Marina (marina, (15 mi)
- Box Hill Hiking Area (amusement park, (16 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 51.464 and -0.168 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 51° 27' 48" and W -0° 10' 6"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - GBP
- Spoken languages:
- English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 02:31 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:41 am and 3:56 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Le Bons Bay
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to United Kingdom.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2023-11-29 08:14:52
Delve into Clapham Junction
Clapham Junction in Greater London (England) is located in United Kingdom a little south-west of London, the country's capital town.
Current time in Clapham Junction is now 02:31 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 9 airports close to Clapham Junction, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London City Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Tower of London in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 5 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Wandsworth, Kensington, London, City of Westminster and Hammersmith. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 4°C / 39 °F
|Morning Temperature||3°C / 37 °F|
|Evening Temperature||3°C / 38 °F|
|Night Temperature||2°C / 36 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1006 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 86% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Thursday, 30th of November 2023
3°C (38 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 1st of December 2023
3°C (38 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Saturday, 2nd of December 2023
4°C (38 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
San Domenico House
Rafayel on the Left Bank
The Chelsea Harbour
Crowne Plaza LONDON - BATTERSEA
Chelsea Bridge Apartments
Nell Gwynn House
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Chelsea
Sydney House Chelsea
The Alma A Youngs Hotel
Millennium & Copthorne Chelsea Football Club
Videos from this area
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Steam 4464 Bittern races SWT Desiro electric unit. Clapham Junction 13/8/12. Cathedrals Express
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Trains In The 1980's - Clapham Junction 1989.wmv
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Riots on Lavender Hill - Clapham Junction
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Trains and Announcements at Clapham Junction 30 August 2014
Some South West Trains and accompanying announcements at Clapham Junction during the morning of Saturday 30 August 2014.
New At Clapham Junction
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Clapham Junction In Network Southeast Days
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458009+458017 at Clapham Junction
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159007, 159103 and 159001 Arrive at Clapham Junction
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Clapham Junction to London Victoria
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Trains at Clapham Junction
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Metropolitan Borough of Battersea
Battersea was a civil parish and metropolitan borough in the County of London, England. In 1965, the borough was abolished and its area combined with parts of the Metropolitan Borough of Wandsworth to form the London Borough of Wandsworth. The borough was administered from Battersea Town Hall on Lavender Hill and the building is now Battersea Arts Centre.
Battersea railway station (WLER)
Battersea railway station (WLER) was a station on the West London Extension Railway on Battersea High Street. It opened on 1 Oct 1863 and closed on 21 October 1940 after air raid damage. It was south of Battersea railway bridge, at the end of the now pedestrianised area of Battersea High Street by the junction with Simpson Street. The station was demolished after closure and no remains are visible today.
Clapham Junction rail crash
The Clapham Junction rail crash was a multiple train collision just outside Clapham Junction railway station in London that occurred at 08:10 on 12 December 1988. A crowded passenger train crashed into the rear of another train that had stopped at a signal, and an empty train, travelling in the other direction, crashed into the debris. Thirty-five people died and five hundred were injured. The collision was caused by a signal failure due to a wiring fault.
Lavender Hill is a hill near Clapham Junction in South London, England. The street name Lavender Hill is a continuation of St John's Hill and forms the section of the A3036 as it rises eastwards out of the Falconbrook valley at Clapham Junction, and retains that name for approximately 1.5 km to the corner of Queenstown Road in Battersea, beyond which it is called Wandsworth Road towards Vauxhall.
The A3220 is a primary A road in London. It runs north from Clapham Common to the A40 Westway at Ladbroke Grove. The road crosses the River Thames at Battersea Bridge. Turning left at the northern end of the bridge, the A3220 follows the northern bank of the Thames for some 500 m before swinging northwestward and becoming two separate roads as part of a one-way system.
Emanuel School is a co-educational independent school in Battersea, south-west London. The school was founded by Lady Dacre and Elizabeth I in 1594. Today it has some 710 pupils, aged between ten and eighteen.
The Falconbrook was a stream that flowed through Balham, Clapham Junction and Battersea where it entered the River Thames.
Northcote Road is a famous bustling shopping street in Battersea, south London, which stretches over half a mile. It is close to Clapham Junction station. It is the epicentre of the so-called 'Nappy Valley', duly named because of the young, affluent and productive demographic and also because the road lies over a culverted river (the River Falcon) giving it a low-lying position between the two commons of Wandsworth and Clapham (rising to the west and east respectively).
St. Mary's Cemetery (London)
St Mary's Cemetery is a cemetery opened in 1860 in Wandsworth, London. Its burial land was exhausted in the 1960s. There is a small chapel where services can be conducted.
The Ascension, Lavender Hill
The Ascension of The Lord, Lavender Hill is an Anglican church in the Anglo-Catholic tradition, situated on Lavender Hill, in Battersea, South West London. It is thought to be the first church in England dedicated to The Ascension of The Lord. Built to the designs of the architect James Brooks, its foundation stone was laid in 1874, and it was consecrated in 1883. The church is one of three in the parish of Lavender Hill, The Ascension and Battersea, St. Philip with St. Bartholomew.
Sacred Heart Church (Battersea)
The Sacred Heart Church is a Roman Catholic church and parish in Trott Street, Battersea, South West London, that serves the Catholic community of Battersea and surrounding areas. The church was designed by Frederick Walters in a late Norman style. It is built in red brick, with stone sills and some stone dressings entrance. The West Tower has an octagonal broached steeple. Inside, the ceiling is vaulted. The spire is copper clad. The church was founded by priests of the Salesians.
Rafayel on the Left Bank
Rafayel on the Left Bank is a luxury eco hotel located at Falcon Wharf, Battersea in the London Borough of Wandsworth. The Falcon Wharf complex was originally developed by George Wimpey Ltd and was designed by architect James Burland of Burland TM. The 17 storey building is composed of four blue-clad curved towers and is situated by the River Thames, close to the London Heliport; it is one of the tallest riverside residential buildings in Battersea.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Clapham Junction.
- City of Westminster
- Camden Town
- City of London
- Ealing Broadway
- Wood Green
- Enfield Town
- East Ham
- Potters Bar
Pimlico: Battersea Pk Rd/Battersea Brg, Pimlico (source)
Wandsworth: York Road/Falcon Road, Wandsworth (source)
Wandsworth: Battersea Rise/Northcote Rd, Wandsworth (source)
Wandsworth: Battersea Rise/Bolingbrooke Gr, Wandsworth (source)
Wandsworth: Clapham Common/Northside, Wandsworth (source)
Wandsworth: Battersea Rise/Lavender Sweep, Wandsworth (source)
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