Northwick Park tube station

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Northwick Park London Underground
Northwick Park tube station 1.jpg
Main station entrance
Northwick Park is located in Greater London
Northwick Park
Northwick Park
Location of Northwick Park in Greater London
Location Northwick Park
Local authority London Borough of Brent
Managed by London Underground
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 4
OSI Kenton London Underground London Overground [1]
London Underground annual entry and exit
2010 Decrease 3.48 million[2]
2011 Increase 3.58 million[2]
2012 Increase 3.79 million[2]
2013 Increase 3.95 million[2]
Key dates
2 August 1880 Metropolitan Railway passes through here en route to Harrow
19 July 1908 Line electrified
28 June 1923 Opened as "Northwick Park and Kenton"
15 March 1937 Renamed "Northwick Park"
Other information
Lists of stations
London Transport portalCoordinates: 51°34′43″N 0°19′07″W / 51.5786°N 0.3186°W / 51.5786; -0.3186

Northwick Park is a London Underground station in Northwick Park in the London Borough of Brent on the Metropolitan line. It lies between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Preston Road and is in Travelcard Zone 4.

It is served by 'slow' (all stations) trains only (fast and semi-fast trains do not stop at stations between Wembley Park and Harrow-on-the-Hill). It takes an average time of 20 minutes from Baker Street.

It is close to Northwick Park Hospital, the Harrow campus of the University of Westminster, and the suburb of Kenton. Kenton station on the Bakerloo line and London Overground's Watford DC Line is within walking distance. If a journey is chosen between the northern end of the Metropolitan line and stations on the Watford DC line on Transport for London's journey planner, walking between Kenton and Northwick Park is generally given as the quickest route. It is an official out-of-station interchange between these two stations.

Connections[edit]

London Buses routes H9, H10, H18 and H19 serve the station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Out of Station Interchanges" (MICROSOFT EXCEL). Transport for London. May 2011. Archived from the original on 20 October 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Multi-year station entry-and-exit figures" (XLS). London Underground station passenger usage data. Transport for London. 2014. Retrieved 27 July 2014. 

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Preceding station   Underground no-text.svg London Underground   Following station
towards Watford or Uxbridge
Metropolitan line
towards Baker Street or Aldgate