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Covent Garden tube station

Covent Garden is a London Underground station in Covent Garden. It is on the Piccadilly Line between Leicester Square and Holborn. It is in zone 1.

On Saturday afternoons, when the surrounding shopping areas are particularly busy, the station is "exit only" to prevent dangerous overcrowding on the platforms. It is reportedly the busiest station on the network at which access to the platforms is primarily by lift.

Covent Garden is only 260 metres from Leicester Square station, the shortest distance between two adjacent stations on the Underground network.