Harold Wood railway station
Location of Harold Wood in Greater London
|Local authority||London Borough of Havering|
|Managed by||Abellio Greater Anglia|
|Number of platforms||4|
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Harold Wood railway station is on the Great Eastern Main Line in east London, serving the town of Harold Wood in the London Borough of Havering. It is approximately 15 miles (24 km) down line from London Liverpool Street and is situated between Gidea Park and Brentwood. Its three-letter station code is HRO and it is in Travelcard Zone 6.
The station is currently managed by Abellio Greater Anglia. Services call at Harold Wood as part of the Shenfield-Liverpool Street stopping "metro" service. From 2018, Harold Wood will be fully served by Crossrail, linking it to additional stations in central London as well as Reading and London Heathrow Airport. Crossrail will initially take over the running of the Shenfield "metro" from May 2015.
Harold Wood station was opened on 1 December 1868 by the Great Eastern Railway on their main line to the East of England. Two additional tracks (normally used by fast services which do not stop at Harold Wood) were provided in 1934 under London and North Eastern Railway ownership.
Typical off-peak service from the station is six trains per hour to Shenfield and six trains per hour towards Liverpool Street.
The following services currently call at Harold Wood:
|Abellio Greater Anglia||London Liverpool Street - Stratford - (Maryland) - (Forest Gate) - (Manor Park) - Ilford - Seven Kings - Goodmayes - Chadwell Heath - Romford - Gidea Park - Harold Wood - Brentwood - Shenfield||Class 315||6x per hour||2x per hour on Sunday|
|Abellio Greater Anglia||London Liverpool Street - Stratford - Romford - Gidea Park - Harold Wood - Brentwood - Shenfield - Billericay - Wickford - Rayleigh - Hockley - Rochford - Southend Airport - Southend Victoria||Class 321||2x per hour||Sunday's only|
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