Elmstead Woods railway station

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Elmstead Woods National Rail
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Elmstead Woods is located in Greater London
Elmstead Woods
Elmstead Woods
Location of Elmstead Woods in Greater London
Location Elmstead
Local authority London Borough of Bromley
Managed by Southeastern
Station code ESD
DfT category D
Number of platforms 4
Fare zone 4
National Rail annual entry and exit
2011–12 Increase 1.200 million[1]
2012–13 Increase 1.260 million[1]
2013–14 Increase 1.355 million[1]
2014–15 Increase 1.425 million[1]
2015–16 Decrease 1.222 million[1]
Key dates
1 July 1904 Opened as Elmstead
1 October 1908[2] renamed Elmstead Woods
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
WGS84 51°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
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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-line from London 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 is


London Buses route 314 serve the station.


Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Grove Park   Southeastern
Grove Park Line


  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. ^ Table 204 Network Rail Timetable May 2010

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