Elmstead Woods railway station

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Elmstead Woods National Rail
Elmstead Woods stn slow look north2.JPG
Elmstead Woods is located in Greater London
Elmstead Woods
Elmstead Woods
Location of Elmstead Woods in Greater London
Local authorityLondon Borough of Bromley
Managed bySoutheastern
Station codeESD
DfT categoryD
Number of platforms4
Fare zone4
National Rail annual entry and exit
2014–15Increase 1.425 million[1]
2015–16Decrease 1.222 million[1]
2016–17Increase 1.228 million[1]
2017–18Decrease 1.195 million[1]
2018–19Increase 1.213 million[1]
Key dates
1 July 1904Opened as Elmstead
1 October 1908[2]renamed Elmstead Woods
Other information
External links
WGS8451°25′00″N 0°02′39″E / 51.4168°N 0.0441°E / 51.4168; 0.0441Coordinates: 51°25′00″N 0°02′39″E / 51.4168°N 0.0441°E / 51.4168; 0.0441
Underground sign at Westminster.jpg London transport portal

Elmstead Woods railway station is on the South Eastern main line, serving the district of Elmstead in the London Borough of Bromley. It is 10 miles 21 chains (16.5 km) down the line from Charing Cross and is situated between Grove Park and Chislehurst stations.

It is in Travelcard Zone 4, and the station and all trains are operated by Southeastern.

The station is named after Elmstead Wood.[3]


The typical off peak service in trains per hour is: [4]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station


London Buses route 314 serve the station.


  1. ^ a b c d e "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  2. ^ Chronology of London Railways by H.V.Borley
  3. ^ Mills, D. (2000). Oxford Dictionary of London Place Names. Oxford.
  4. ^ "Timetable 6: London to Orpington and Sevenoaks via Grove Park" (PDF). Southeastern, May 2020.

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