Monks Risborough railway station
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|Local authority||Wycombe district|
|Managed by||Chiltern Railways|
|Number of platforms||1|
|Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
|Annual rail passenger usage*|
|Key dates||Opened 1929|
|Original company||Great Western and Great Central Joint Railway|
|Post-grouping||GW & GC Joint|
|National Rail – UK railway stations|
|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Monks Risborough from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
The Great Western Railway opened the station on 11 November 1929 as Monks Risborough and Whiteleaf Halt.
At most times of day passengers wishing to travel beyond Princes Risborough have to change, but in the early morning, peak hours and late evenings there are through services to London Marylebone. Likewise, in the evening rush-hour and late evening through services are available from London Marylebone towards Aylesbury. These peak hour through services are used by commuters living in the area. The fastest through train takes 50 minutes to/from London.
The station platform is above road level, and is accessible by both ramp and steps. The platform is equipped with both a Fast Ticket ticket machine and a permit to travel ticket machine.
Monks Risborough village adjoins the town of Princes Risborough and the station is on the short branch line that links Princes Risborough with Aylesbury.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Princes Risborough||Chiltern Railways
Princes Risborough - Aylesbury
- Train times and station information for Monks Risborough railway station from National Rail
- Chiltern Railways
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