Meaning of left luggage office in English:

left luggage office


  • A room at a railway station, bus station, or airport where a traveller's luggage may be stored temporarily.

    ‘a bag deposited in the left luggage office at Victoria Station’
    • ‘There is a left luggage office at Paddington Station, or you can send things home if you need.’
    • ‘There's a character in an Oscar Wilde play who was found, as a baby, in a bag deposited in the left luggage office at Victoria Station.’
    • ‘We pick up our bags from the left luggage office, so I can write some of my postcards, before we set off on our way again.’
    • ‘It costs around 300 rupees to leave your suitcase for 24 hours at the left luggage office at Indira Gandhi Airport.’
    • ‘Does anyone know if there is a left luggage office at either the train station or bus station?’
    • ‘Unfortunately, you can't always find a left luggage office when you need one.’
    • ‘Fortunately for us, Bradon has hidden the sum in a left luggage office while seeking our help in exporting it.’
    • ‘The left luggage office is in the arrivals hall, near the post office.’
    • ‘Services including foreign currency exchange, mobile phone rental service, and a left luggage office will be provided for the convenience of tourists.’
    • ‘For those prepared to check in their carpetbag at the Paddington Station left-luggage office and linger a while, it's the inconspicuous shelters that come, creepingly, insidiously, to typify the town.’