Friday, August 07, 2020

Where Are We?

Address: Garlick Hill, London, EC4V 2AF

We are only three minutes walk from the Mansion House tube station. Exit right and St James Garlickhythe church can be seen at the bottom of Garlick Hill.

Travelling by road, the Tube station and the top of Garlick Hill, are located on the south side of the junction of Cannon Street and Queen Victoria Street.

This junction is well served by major bus routes.

Some street parking spaces are marked on the road at the front of the church.


Main line rail services can be accessed quite near to St James church:

  • Blackfriars station is one Tube stop away, for Thames Link trains and those to the North from nearby Kings Cross station.
  • Victoria station, for trains to the South and Gatwick airport, is six tube stops distant.
  • Waterloo station, one stop from Bank tube station, serves the West and South West.
  • Liverpool St station, five tube stops away, serves the East and East Anglia

Places of Interest

The Church is within easy reach of the following places of interest:

  • The College of Arms, St Paul’s Cathedral, The Mansion House and The Guildhall.
  • Across the Millennium Bridge, on Bankside, the Globe Theatre and Tate Modern can be found Refreshment
  • On weekdays, there are many local locations from which to choose.
  • On a Sunday restaurants, cafes and snack bars are open at: No 1 Poultry, a restaurant near the Bank tube stn and One New Change.
  • On Bankside at the Globe Theatre Café and Restaurant and the neighbouring Pub.
  • Snacks are available in the morning at the top of Garlick Hill
  • St Paul's Cathedral basement café is also usually open
  • One New Change offers a very modern shopping mall opposite St Paul's cathedral.

Church Open Days

In addition to the regular Sunday services, the church is open for divine worship at the times advertised on the home page.  Church watchers from the Friends of City Churches also open the church between 11am and 3pm on Thursdays.  If you wish to visit, please call or email Fr Tim, just to make sure the church is open!


Fr Tim Handley SSC

Tel: 07912583201


Or write to: St James Garlickhythe, Garlick Hill, London, EC4V 2AF or email the parish administrator: