Clapton railway station

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Clapton National Rail
Clapton Station - - 138336.jpg
Clapton is located in Greater London
Location of Clapton in Greater London
Location Clapton
Local authority Hackney
Managed by Abellio Greater Anglia
Station code CPT
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 2 and 3
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05 Increase 0.355 million[1]
2005–06 Decrease 0.329 million[1]
2006–07 Increase 0.460 million[1]
2007–08 Increase 0.542 million[1]
2008–09 Increase 0.633 million[1]
2009–10 Increase 0.664 million[1]
2010–11 Increase 0.999 million[1]
2011–12 Increase 1.161 million[1]
2012–13 Increase 1.382 million[1]
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
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Portal icon UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°33′42″N 0°03′26″W / 51.5617°N 0.0571°W / 51.5617; -0.0571
Station entrance in 1984

Clapton railway station is on a suburban line operated by Abellio Greater Anglia located on Upper Clapton Road, in the London Borough of Hackney.

It links Upper Clapton to Liverpool Street in central London and Chingford.

Clapton is on a branch of the Lea Valley Lines that separates into Tottenham Hale or St James Street. The line joins up with the Seven Sisters branch at Hackney Downs.

There is only a limited timetabled service calling at both Clapton and Tottenham Hale. Clapton is in both Travelcard Zone 2 and Travelcard Zone 3.[2]

On 31 May 2015 the Liverpool Street-Chingford services, will transfer from Abellio Greater Anglia to London Overground Rail Operations.[3][4]


There are frequent services which operate beteween Liverpool Street and Chingford.

Clapton is also served by occasional semi-fast Liverpool Street-Hertford East bound trains, during peak times.


London Buses routes 106; 253; 254; 393 and night route N253 serve the station.


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation.  Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  2. ^ "Clapton Station Details". Retrieved 24 July 2011. 
  3. ^ TFL appoints London Overground operator to run additional services Transport for London 28 May 2014
  4. ^ TfL count on LOROL for support Rail Professional 28 May 2014

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Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Hackney Downs   Abellio Greater Anglia
Lea Valley Lines
West Anglia Main Line
  Tottenham Hale
Abellio Greater Anglia
Lea Valley Lines
St James Street
Future Development
Overground notextroundel.svg National Rail logo.svg London Overground
Hackney Downs
towards Liverpool Street
  Lea Valley Lines   St James Street
towards Chingford