Barking station is one of the oldest stations along our line, with its grade II listed booking hall and history dating back to 1854. Barking Station serves the Hammersmith and City line, London Overground line from Gospel Oak and District Line.
Barking Station is open Monday-Saturday 05:15-23:30 and Sunday 06:15-21:30. Ticket machines are available for purchasing tickets on the day and collecting pre-purchased tickets. Oyster ticketing is available for paperless travel around London - just remember to touch in and out at the end of your journey.
Assistance and access
Barking station is committed to meeting all our users’ needs. If you require staff assistance to or from street level please use the help point to call a member of staff who will happily help you. For all other assistance at the station please call 03457 444 422. Lift access is available on platform 1. National key toilets are available.
Barking has 12 cycle racks available outside the station entrance on Station Parade, secured with CCTV.
Places to go
A beautiful urban public space, Barking Town Square is only moments from the station. Why not take a stroll in the beautiful walled gardens of the nearby National Trust site Eastbury House or explore the historic ruins of Barking Abbey. Want to discover more places to go with c2c? Browse through our days out guides.