Barnes Bridge railway station

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"Barnes Bridge" redirects here. For the bridge over the River Thames, see Barnes Railway Bridge.
Barnes Bridge National Rail
Barnes Bridge stn north entrance.JPG
Northern station entrance
Barnes Bridge is located in Greater London
Barnes Bridge
Barnes Bridge
Location of Barnes Bridge in Greater London
Location Barnes
Local authority London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
Managed by South West Trains
Owner Network Rail
Station code BNI
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 3
National Rail annual entry and exit
2008–09 Increase 0.488 million[1]
2009–10 Increase 0.517 million[1]
2010–11 Increase 0.581 million[1]
2011–12 Increase 0.626 million[1]
2012–13 Increase 0.682 million[1]
Key dates
1916 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
Portal icon London Transport portal
Portal icon UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°28′20″N 0°15′08″W / 51.4722°N 0.2523°W / 51.4722; -0.2523

Barnes Bridge railway station is in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, in south west London, and is in Travelcard Zone 3. The station and all trains serving it are operated by South West Trains. It is on the Hounslow Loop Line 12 km (7½ miles) south west of London Waterloo.

The former booking office, now used by the Barnes Physiotherapy and Sports Centre
The station in 1961

It was opened on 12 March 1916 on the Surrey side of the River Thames on the embankment leading to Barnes Railway Bridge, whence its name. The station has an ornate entrance facing the river. Stairs lead up to the two platforms, each with a modest shelter. Passenger numbers are swelled on Boat Race days. The old ticket office is now used as a physio clinic.

Barnes Bridge railway station is more central to Barnes than Barnes railway station. It is not wheelchair-accessible.[2]

Services[edit]

The typical off-peak service from the station is:

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Barnes   South West Trains
Hounslow Loop Line
  Chiswick

Connections[edit]

London Buses routes 209; 419; 969 and school route 609 and N22 serve the station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation.  Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  2. ^ "Accessibility". Barnes Bridge. South West Trains. Retrieved 7 January 2014. 

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