Luggage storage in Victoria Station
Discovering London is definitely an enriching experience. However, carrying around your suitcase before or after arriving can ruin your day. Moreover, many attractions don’t allow big bags or suitcases for safety reasons.
There are many options to store your bags, suitcases or sports gear in Victoria Station. In this article you will find the main solutions to drop your baggages and explore London lighter and stress-free.
Interactive luggage storage price map
In the following map you can locate very easily the luggage storage options available in and around Victoria Station. By clicking on a coloured pin on the map, you can access to additional information about the location such as prices, baggage insurances as well as a link to more details.
Browse, explore and make your choice!
How much would storing my luggage in Victoria Station cost?
|Company||LuggageHero||Big Yellow Self Storage||BagBnB||Excess Baggage|
Never more than €10 per day
|From 11£ per locker per week||5£ per day||6£ per bag for 0-3 hours 12.5£ for 3-24 hours|
|Insurance||Yes, up to 2500€ per bag||No||No||No|
The different types of luggage storage around Victoria Station
The main types of luggage storage available in Victoria Station and its surroundings along with their characteristics are described below.
“AirBnB luggage storage” with LuggageHero and BagBnB
AirBnB luggage storage is an innovative solution to the struggle of visiting a city with luggages. Companies such as LuggageHero and BagBnB allow travelers to drop their luggage in a secured restaurant, hotel or bar, located around Victoria Station and the most important hubs of London, providing cheaper prices and more flexibility compared to the traditional luggage storage facilities.
Their services differ in some aspects, LuggageHero allows customers to pay only for the exact time their luggage is stored, while BagBnB propose their service at a unique price for the first 24 hours. LuggageHero provides also a larger range of LuggageHero certified shops which gives more options to their clients when looking for the most convenient location.
In both cases, the bookings are done online which facilitates the transactions. The opening hours fluctuate according to the local shop in which you store your suitcases.
Self storage with Big Yellow Self Storage
Big Yellow Self Storage provides solutions oriented towards mid to long-term storage. They also provide business and home storage which can be very convenient. This company provides storage rooms from 10 square meters until 400 square meters.
This can be very useful for students going abroad and wanting to keep their belongings safe for a long period of time.
Storage offices with Excess Baggage Storage
Excess Baggage Storage is a company present in most Airports and Railway Stations of London. They provide luggage storage options in the form of offices. They are usually open everyday from 7am until 11pm.
This company allows their customers to book online and to pay in advance. Group discounts and commercial storage spaces are available under some conditions.
Victoria Station’s particularities
Victoria Station is one of the main Railway and Underground stations in London. It is even the second busiest railway station in the entire United Kingdom, after Waterloo Station and before Liverpool Street Station. It is located in the district of Westminster near Belgravia. It is the most important station of the West End. Victoria Station has been created to commute visitors of the great exposition of 1851 transfered from Hyde Park to Sydenham.
The station was named “Victoria Station and Pimlico Railway” after the inauguration of a line commuting passengers on the other side of the Thames. Nowadays, Victoria Station has access to the District Line, the Circle Line and the Victoria Line. Lastly, the Gatwick Express, a train from and to Gatwick Airport departs and arrives in Victoria Station.
Facilities in Victoria Station
- The tickets office is available from 4 am until 1am. Advance purchase tickets are also available from the ticket offices from 7 am until 9 pm. You can also find ticket machines.
- ATMs and Bureau de change are present next to the Buckingham exit of Victoria Station.
- It is possible to hire cars with the company Sixth.
- Baby changing spaces and toilets are available for a fee next to the Grosvenor Gardens exit.
- A large variety of coffee shops, restaurants and fast food places are open until late hours.
- Passengers can also shop while waiting for their train in shops such as Boots, TM Levin and Monsoon.