Northolt Park railway station

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Northolt Park
National Rail
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Northolt Park is located in Greater London
Northolt Park
Northolt Park
Location of Northolt Park in Greater London
Location Northolt
Local authority London Borough of Ealing
Managed by Chiltern Railways
Station code NLT
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 5
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05 0.091 million[1]
2005–06 Decrease 0.084 million[1]
2006–07 Increase 0.221 million[1]
2007–08 Decrease 0.207 million[1]
2008–09 Decrease 0.123 million[1]
2009–10 Decrease 0.121 million[1]
2010–11 Increase 0.169 million[1]
2011–12 Increase 0.170 million[1]
2012–13 Increase 0.188 million[1]
Key dates
1926 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
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Portal icon UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°33′27″N 0°21′34″W / 51.5574°N 0.3595°W / 51.5574; -0.3595

Northolt Park railway station is a Network Rail station in Northolt, Greater London. It is in Cadogan Close and spans the boundary between the London Borough of Harrow and the London Borough of Ealing, with a footbridge connecting the north side (leading to Roxeth and South Harrow) to the south side (leading to Northolt and Greenford).Northolt station on the central line is less than one mile away and is accessible by 140, 395, 398, and 487 bus from Northolt Road.

The service to the station has much improved (until the late 1990s only peak hour trains stopped there). There are improvements in the access to the station as part of the Petts Hill road improvement scheme.

History[edit]

The Great Central Railway line to High Wycombe from Marylebone opened in 1906 but this station (originally known as South Harrow and Roxeth) was not opened until 1926, being given its current name in 1929.[2]

Services[edit]

The Monday-Saturday off-peak service currently consists of:

On Sundays this becomes:

  • 1 tph to London, calling at Wembley Stadium and taking 20 minutes.
  • 1 train every 2 hours (tp2h) to Aylesbury, calling at South Ruislip, West Ruislip, Denham, Denham Golf Club, Gerrards Cross, Beaconsfield, High Wycombe, Saunderton, Princes Risborough, Monks Risborough and Little Kimble. This journey takes 1 hour 2 minutes.
  • 1 tp2h to Aylesbury, calling at all stations to Denham, Gerrards Cross, Seer Green and Jordans, Beaconsfield and all stations to Aylesbury. This journey takes 1 hour 3 minutes.

In the May 2012 timetable there was a decrease in the off peak service to 1 tph to Marylebone.

Connections[edit]

London Buses Routes 140, 395, 398, 487 [3] serve the station on nearby Northolt Road.

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. ^ British History Online - Northolt
  3. ^ [1]

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
South Ruislip   Chiltern Railways
London-Birmingham
  Sudbury Hill Harrow
Wembley Stadium on Saturdays
and Sundays