Charing Cross

Charing Cross is a junction in , , where six routes meet. Clockwise from north these are: the east side of leading to St Martin's Place and then Charing Cross Road; the leading to the ; Northumberland Avenue leading…
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Notable Places in the Area

The area around , often called the West End, is the entertainment heart of . Photo: Aurelien Guichard, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Art gallery
The is an art museum in in the , in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an English Anglican church at the north-east corner of in the , London. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is an opera house and major performing arts venue in , . Photo: Russ London, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Noisy, vibrant and truly multicultural, is a megalopolis of people, ideas and frenetic energy. Photo: Diliff, CC BY 3.0.

is a district in London, on the eastern fringes of the , between St Martin's Lane and Drury Lane. Photo: Garry Knight, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is an ethnic enclave in the , , bordering to its north and west, Theatreland to the south and east. Photo: Aurelien Guichard, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Charing Cross

51.5085° or 51° 30' 30.5" north
-0.1249° or 0° 7' 29.7" west
Open Location Code
85 feet (26 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Charing Cross
  • Arabic: تشارينغ كروس
  • Basque: Charing Cross
  • Belarusian: Чарынг-Крос
  • Catalan: Charing Cross
  • Chinese: 查令十字
  • Chinese: 查灵十字
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  • Hebrew: צ'רינג קרוס
  • Hebrew: צרינג קרוס
  • Hungarian: Charing Cross
  • Icelandic: Charing Cross
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  • Irish: Charing Cross
  • Italian: Charing Cross
  • Japanese: チャリングクロス
  • Japanese: チャリング・クロス
  • Korean: 채링크로스
  • Korean: 채링 크로스
  • Latin: Crux Chariniana
  • Norwegian: Charing Cross
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  • Persian: چارینگ کراس
  • Persian: چرینگ کراس
  • Polish: Charing Cross
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  • Russian: Charing Cross
  • Russian: Чаринг-Кросс
  • Russian: Чаринг Кросс
  • Scots: Charing Cross
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  • South Azerbaijani: چرینق کراس
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  • Thai: ชาริงครอสส์
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  • Ukrainian: Чарінг-Кросс
  • Urdu: چیرنگ کراس
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  • Western Frisian: Charing Cross
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