Falconwood railway station

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Falconwood National Rail
Falconwood Station east of Eltham - geograph.org.uk - 986544.jpg
Falconwood is located in Greater London
Falconwood
Falconwood
Location of Falconwood in Greater London
LocationFalconwood
Local authorityLondon Borough of Bexley
Managed bySoutheastern
Station codeFCN
DfT categoryD
Number of platforms2
Fare zone4
National Rail annual entry and exit
2013–14Increase 1.123 million[1]
2014–15Increase 1.153 million[1]
2015–16Decrease 1.112 million[1]
2016–17Increase 1.146 million[1]
2017–18Decrease 1.112 million[1]
Key dates
1 January 1936Opened
Other information
External links
WGS8451°27′33″N 0°04′48″E / 51.4592°N 0.0799°E / 51.4592; 0.0799Coordinates: 51°27′33″N 0°04′48″E / 51.4592°N 0.0799°E / 51.4592; 0.0799
Underground sign at Westminster.jpg London transport portal

Falconwood railway station is situated in the suburb of Falconwood, London Borough of Bexley, and is served by the Bexleyheath Line. It is 10 miles 27 chains (16.6 km) measured from London Charing Cross.[2] The station was opened much later than the remainder of the line, on 1 January 1936, to serve a growing area. A brick-built ticket office leads down to the cutting in which the station lies. Ticket barriers control access to the platforms.

Services[edit]

The typical off-peak service from the station is:

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Eltham   Southeastern
Bexleyheath Line
& Victoria-Gravesend Line
  Welling

Connections[edit]

London Buses routes B15 and B16 serve the station.

References[edit]

  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. ^ 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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