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Angel London Underground Station

Metro Station
Islington, Islington
  • Guido P.
    "longest escalator"(9 Tips)
    Zach S.
    "Deepest tube in the system!"(2 Tips)
24 Tips and reviews
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  • Annie H.
    Annie HallAugust 18, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    One of the deepest underground stations in London. Challenge yourself to walk/run up the escalators to ground level & acknowledge how fit (or unfit!) you are. Feel smug passing all the standers!
    TOPMANMay 1, 2012
    Five stations on the London Underground are named after pubs and Angel is one of them. The others are Elephant & Castle, Swiss Cottage, Royal Oak and Manor House. Cheers!
  • Gemma T.
    Gemma ThomsonJune 2, 2013
    Been here 100+ times
    The long escalator actually has a mobile signal (at least for O2/GiffGaff), so turn your 'phone back on as you ascend if you want to check in while you wait!
  • WINEcouver
    WINEcouverMay 17, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    Heading to Oxford Circus, Victoria, Green Park? Take the front cabin on the Northern Line to Euston. Change over to SB Victoria Line via quick walkway. The King's Cross interchange is much longer.
  • David R.
    David RobertsJune 6, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    The 'thought for the day' at the top of the escalators is fun if it isn't always brilliant. Read more
  • Guido P.
    Guido PiccoliSeptember 2, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Angel has got the best -ests ever: longest escalator, busiest station, funniest thought of the day!
  • Dertie B.
    Dertie BixonJanuary 13, 2015
    This is my go-to place for going to places.
  • Joanna M.
    Joanna MotamediJanuary 22, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Take a short walk to busy upper street, it's buzzing with bars and resturants!
  • Nerijus M.
    Nerijus MalinauskasMarch 14, 2015
    If you plan to change at Kins cross, move to the end of platform.
  • Daniel T.
    Daniel TSeptember 17, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Legs were gonna fall off as I got near the top ! Ghetto exercise ;o)
  • Andrew S.
    Andrew StuartSeptember 20, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Left escalator going up is broken. Don't walk it even if your rushing. It's 27m long and feels a mile.
  • Kevin P.
    Kevin PeyrardDecember 9, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Try angel station on early Sunday morning to see load of drunken goth. So funny.
  • Benn G.
    Benn GlazierMay 20, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    Harden up, get some exercise and walk up.
  • Steve B.
    Steve BJuly 7, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Walking up the escalators is like a little cardio session.
  • Zach S.
    Zach StockwellFebruary 25, 2015
    Deepest tube in the system!
  • Tim B.
    Tim BradshawJanuary 18, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Coming up the "longest escalators in Europe"? The left hand one moves marginally faster.
  • Matt H.
    Matt HopeSeptember 24, 2010
    Ride on the longest escalator on the London tube system: bring a pack lunch
  • Tom Y.
    Tom YoungJanuary 12, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    Check out the difference in height between the south bound and north bound platforms.
  • Daniel T.
    Daniel TApril 2, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Never make the mistake of thinking 'Oh, that can't be too bad to walk up' up a stationary escalator. I thought my
  • Mark C.
    Mark ClackApril 22, 2012
    Longest underground escalator I London yo
  • Flave
    FlaveSeptember 16, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    In a rush to get home? Slide down the bannister!
  • Boon C.
    Boon ChewOctober 2, 2009
    Been here 10+ times
    some nice shopping and restaurants nearby
  • Marc B.
    Marc Blank-settleSeptember 14, 2010
    Tempted to ski down those LONG escalators? it's been done before and can be seen on YouTube. It's also very funny...
  • Mara B.
    Mara BisegnaMay 26, 2013
    Grande scala mobile!
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