Welling railway station

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Welling National Rail
Welling station main building.JPG
Welling is located in Greater London
Location of Welling in Greater London
Location Welling
Local authority Bexley
Managed by Southeastern
Station code WLI
DfT category C2
Number of platforms 2
Accessible Yes [1]
Fare zone 4
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05 Increase 1.692 million[2]
2005–06 Decrease 1.660 million[2]
2006–07 Increase 2.034 million[2]
2007–08 Increase 2.237 million[2]
2008–09 Decrease 2.217 million[2]
2009–10 Decrease 2.151 million[2]
2010–11 Increase 2.219 million[2]
2011–12 Increase 2.284 million[2]
2012–13 Increase 2.378 million[2]
Key dates
1 May 1895 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
London Transport portal
UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°27′53″N 0°06′06″E / 51.4647°N 0.1017°E / 51.4647; 0.1017

Welling railway station is situated in Welling, part of the London Borough of Bexley, and is served by the Bexleyheath Line, 11 miles 30 chains (18.3 km) from Charing Cross.[3]

The station was opened with the line on 1 May 1895. The station is located in Station Road, just off Bellegrove Road (which becomes Welling High Street). This is one of the stations on the line with original buildings: the offices here are on the Up side of the station. There are ticket barriers to both entrances.


The typical off-peak Southeastern service from the station is:

Bus services 51, 89, 96, 486, 624, 625, B15, B16 and noght route N89 serve the station.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Falconwood   Southeastern
Bexleyheath Line


  1. ^ "Planning an accessible journey with Southeastern" (PDF). Southeastern. May 2009. Retrieved 2 January 2010. [dead link]
  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. ^ Yonge, John (November 2008) [1994]. Jacobs, Gerald, ed. Railway Track Diagrams 5: Southern & TfL (3rd ed.). Bradford on Avon: Trackmaps. map 5. ISBN 978-0-9549866-4-3. 

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