Palmers Green railway station

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Palmers Green National Rail
Palmers Green stn building.JPG
Palmers Green is located in Greater London
Palmers Green
Palmers Green
Location of Palmers Green in Greater London
Location Palmers Green
Local authority London Borough of Enfield
Managed by Thameslink and Great Northern
Station code PAL
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 4
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05  0.774 million[1]
2005–06 Increase 0.795 million[1]
2006–07 Increase 1.503 million[1]
2007–08 Increase 1.815 million[1]
2008–09 Decrease 1.483 million[1]
2009–10 Increase 1.550 million[1]
2010–11 Increase 1.623 million[1]
2011–12 Increase 1.662 million[1]
2012–13 Increase 1.680 million[1]
Key dates
1871 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
Portal icon London Transport portal
Portal icon UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°37′06″N 0°06′37″W / 51.6184°N 0.1102°W / 51.6184; -0.1102

Palmers Green railway station, in Aldermans Hill, is in the London Borough of Enfield in north London, in Travelcard Zone 4. The station, and all trains serving it, is operated by Thameslink and Great Northern.

The station was originally named Palmers Green and Southgate.

There is a regular Sunday Community Market in the station car park.[2] Platform One has a sheltered waiting room.

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 station features a SHERE self-service ticket machine, accepting cash, debit cards and credit cards.

The typical off-peak weekday 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.

At weekends, the service is half-hourly and services beyond Hertford North terminate at Stevenage.

Connections[edit]

London Buses routes 121; W6 and school route 616 serve the station.

Gallery[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Bowes Park   Thameslink and Great Northern
Hertford Loop Line
  Winchmore Hill

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. ^ http://www.palmersgreenmarket.com/Palmers_Green_Market/HOME.html

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