Westminster Cathedral, London


Westminster Cathedral
Cathedral Clergy House
42 Francis Street
London, SW1P 1QW

Travel information

The nearest tube and train station is Victoria, in addition the 11, 24, 148, 507 and 211 bus lines stop immediately in front of the Cathedral Piazza, on Victoria Street. Underground - Victoria Line, District & Circle, St James’s Park.


There are meters for cars in the streets behind the Cathedral
and a multi-storey car park in Rochester Row. Car parking is free on Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays. Short-term coach parking (up to 2 hours) is on Victoria Embankment, Park Lane, Tothill Street and Marsham Street. Long-term coach parking is on Thorney Street (off Millbank, SW1) and Wandsworth Road (Vauxhall, SW8).

Visitor Hours

Daily from 0700 - 1900



Arranged visits

Guided Tours

Please contact the Cathedral Manager for further details; Tel: 020 7798 9064, or email


Please see above

School Visits

Available throughout the year during weekdays on a pre-booked basis. Because of the daily Mass schedules afternoon tours are preferred.

For further information please contact the Cathedral Manager



Masses: 8.00am; 9.00am; 10.30am; and 12.30pm.
Morning Prayer (Lady Chapel): 10.00am.
Solemn Mass (sung by the Choir): 10.30am.
Evening Prayer 1 of Sunday (Lady Chapel): 5.30pm.
First Mass of Sunday: 6.00pm.

Masses: 8.00am; 9.00am; 10.30am; 12.00 noon;
5.30pm; and 7.00pm.
Morning Prayer (Lady Chapel): 10.00am.
Solemn Mass (sung by the Choir): 10.30am.
Solemn Vespers and Benediction: 3.30pm.
Organ Recital (when scheduled): 4.45pm.

Monday to Friday
Masses: 7.00am; 8.00am; 10.30am (said in Latin); 12.30pm;
1.05pm; and 5.30pm.
Morning Prayer (Lady Chapel): 7.40am.
Evening Prayer (Latin Vespers* sung by the Lay Clerks in Lady Chapel): 5.00pm (*except Tuesday when it is sung in English).
Solemn Mass (sung by the Choir): 5.30pm.
Rosary will be prayed after the 5.30pm Mass.


Worship page


Events page


    Guided tours (pre-booked), audio tours, Refectory, Gift Shop. Lift to Campanile (Bell Tower) offers some of the best panoramic views of London. Function facilities in the Cathedral Hall

Facilities for disabled

    An induction loop system is installed for those who are deaf or hard of hearing. Many of the major liturgies are interpreted in BSL. There is level access to the Cathedral directly from the piazza. There are accessible lavatories.

Further information


The Facilities Manager

Telephone number

020 7798 9064

Email address

Facsimile number

020 7798 9090

Website address

Westminster Cathedral, London