Clapham Junction

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Clapham Junction
Clapham Junction, The Falcon - - 1445529.jpg
The Falcon, Clapham Junction
Clapham Junction is located in Greater London
Clapham Junction
Clapham Junction
Location within Greater London
London borough
Ceremonial countyGreater London
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townLONDON
Postcode districtSW
Dialling code020
EU ParliamentLondon
UK Parliament
London Assembly
List of places
51°27′49.61″N 0°10′4.12″W / 51.4637806°N 0.1678111°W / 51.4637806; -0.1678111Coordinates: 51°27′49.61″N 0°10′4.12″W / 51.4637806°N 0.1678111°W / 51.4637806; -0.1678111

Clapham Junction is an urban locality around Clapham Junction railway station in London, England. Despite its name, it is not located in Clapham, but forms the commercial centre of Battersea.[1]

Cleanup on Lavender Hill following the 2011 riots

Clapham Junction was a scene of disturbances during the 2011 London riots.[2]

Transport links[edit]

Clapham Junction railway station is served by London Overground, Southern and South Western Railway services to Central London, Surrey and Sussex.[3]

London Buses routes 35, 37, 39, 49, 77, 87, 156, 170, 219, 295, 319, 337, 344, 345, C3 and G1.[4]


  1. ^ Is Clapham Junction in Clapham or Battersea? Your Local Guardian 23 September 2015
  2. ^ Local Fight Back With Brooms and Marigolds Sky News 10 August 2011
  3. ^ Clapham Junction National Rail Inquiries
  4. ^ Clapham Junction Transport for London