Grange Park railway station

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Grange Park
National Rail
Grange Park stn building.JPG
Grange Park is located in Greater London
Grange Park
Grange Park
Location of Grange Park in Greater London
Location Grange Park
Local authority London Borough of Enfield
Managed by First Capital Connect
Station code GPK
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 5
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05  0.182 million[1]
2005–06 Increase 0.198 million[1]
2006–07 Increase 0.260 million[1]
2007–08 Increase 0.321 million[1]
2008–09 Decrease 0.267 million[1]
2009–10 Increase 0.280 million[1]
2010–11 Increase 0.304 million[1]
2011–12 Increase 0.318 million[1]
2012–13 Increase 0.340 million[1]
Key dates
1910 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
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Portal icon UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°38′35″N 0°05′49″W / 51.6431°N 0.0969°W / 51.6431; -0.0969

Grange Park railway station is situated just off The Grangeway, Grange Park in the London Borough of Enfield North London, in Travelcard Zone 5. It is 15 km (9½ miles) north of Moorgate on the Hertford Loop Line. The station and all trains serving it are operated by First Capital Connect. Although located on the original route, this station opened in 1910 with all others on the extension to Cuffley and Hertford.

Services[edit]

The service from the station runs to Moorgate on weekdays until about 10.00pm, and into London Kings Cross after 10.00pm Mondays to Fridays and all day on Saturdays and Sundays. Normally the service uses class 313 EMUs, as these are the only units cleared to Moorgate, although on weekends sometimes class 317 EMUs are used instead.

The typical off-peak service is 3 trains per hour to Moorgate, and 3 trains per hour to Hertford North, with one per hour extended to Letchworth Garden City via Stevenage.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Winchmore Hill   First Capital Connect
Hertford Loop Line
  Enfield Chase

Transport links[edit]

The bus route W9 stops outside the station, with services to Enfield Town and Chase Farm Hospital from stop A and to Highlands Village, Winchmore Hill and Southgate from stop B. Buses run every 15 minutes Mondays to Saturdays and every half an hour on Sundays.

Future developments[edit]

  • Oyster pay and go will arrive at this station on the confirmed date of 2 January 2010, this will finally allow customers to make use of the oyster machines at the station.[2]

References[edit]

  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. ^ Oyster Card and National Rail, National Rail Enquiries Website

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