Kensal Rise railway station

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Not to be confused with Kensal Green station.
Kensal Rise
London Overground
Kensal Rise railway station MMB 02.jpg
Kensal Rise is located in Greater London
Kensal Rise
Kensal Rise
Location of Kensal Rise in Greater London
Location Kensal Green
Local authority London Borough of Brent
Managed by London Overground
Owner Network Rail
Station code KNR
Number of platforms 2
Accessible Yes (Westbound only)[1]
Fare zone 2
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05   0.200 million[2]
2005–06 Increase 0.201 million[2]
2006–07 Increase 0.952 million[2]
2007–08 Increase 0.996 million[2]
2008–09 Decrease 0.767 million[2]
2009–10 Decrease 0.731 million[2]
2010–11 Increase 1.154 million[2]
2011–12 Increase 1.746 million[2]
2012–13 Increase 2.231 million[2]
Key dates
1873 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
Portal icon London Transport portal
Portal icon UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°32′03″N 0°13′15″W / 51.5342°N 0.2208°W / 51.5342; -0.2208

Kensal Rise railway station is on the North London Line on Chamberlayne Road, Kensal Rise in north west London. The station is in Travelcard Zone 2.

It opened in 1873 as Kensal Green, replacing Kensal Green & Harlesden railway station which opened in 1861 at the crossing of Green Lane (later Wrottesley Road), lying in between the present station and Willesden Junction. The present station was renamed Kensal Rise in 1890.[3] It is close to the newer Kensal Green station built on the Watford DC Line in 1916. Both stations are now served by London Overground (since late 2007), though Kensal Green is managed by London Underground, being additionally served by the Bakerloo line.

The station is located at grid reference TQ235832.

Service[edit]

The typical off-peak service at the station in trains per hour is:

Preceding station   Overground notextroundel.svg National Rail logo.svg London Overground   Following station
towards Richmond
North London Line
towards Stratford

Transport links[edit]

Six London bus routes serve Kensal Rise station:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Step free Tube Guide" (PDF). Transport for London. Archived from the original on 26 January 2014. 
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ Joe Brown (2006). London Railway Atlas. Ian Allan Publishing. 
  4. ^ North London Line timetable from 22 May 2011.

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