Stoke Newington railway station
Stoke Newington railway station in 2019
|Local authority||London Borough of Hackney|
|Managed by||London Overground|
|Number of platforms||2|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
|Original company||Great Eastern Railway|
|Pre-grouping||Great Eastern Railway|
|Post-grouping||London and North Eastern Railway|
|27 May 1872||Station opened|
|London transport portal|
Stoke Newington is a London Overground station on the Lea Valley lines, serving the Stoke Newington area in the London Borough of Hackney, north London. It is 4 miles 16 chains (6.8 km) down the line from London Liverpool Street and is situated between Rectory Road and Stamford Hill. Its three-letter station code is SKW and it is in Travelcard zone 2.
A smoked glass/steel-framed ticket office was built in the early 1980s to replace the original ticket hall on the same site. The platforms are located in a narrow cutting and are accessed by uncovered concrete staircases also installed at this time.
In 2015 the station transferred to London Overground operation and was added to the Tube map.
Trains are operated by London Overground.
The typical off-peak weekday service pattern from Stoke Newington is:
- 4 trains per hour to Liverpool Street;
- 2 trains per hour to Cheshunt;
- 2 trains per hour to Enfield Town.
- Media related to Stoke Newington railway station at Wikimedia Commons
|Preceding station||London Overground||Following station|
towards Liverpool Street
|Enfield & Cheshunt Line|