Walthamstow Queen's Road railway station

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Walthamstow Queen's Road London Overground
Unit 172005 at Walthamstow Queen's Road.JPG
Walthamstow Queen's Road is located in Greater London
Walthamstow Queen's Road
Walthamstow Queen's Road
Location of Walthamstow Queen's Road in Greater London
Location Walthamstow
Local authority London Borough of Waltham Forest
Managed by London Overground
Owner Network Rail
Station code WMW
DfT category E
Number of platforms 2
Accessible Yes [1]
Fare zone 3
OSI Walthamstow Central London Underground London Overground [2]
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05 34,379[3]
2005–06 Decrease 30,503[3]
2006–07 Increase 62,520[3]
2007–08 Increase 68,681[3]
2008–09 Increase 69,418[3]
2009–10 Increase 86,904[3]
2010–11 Increase 216,142[3]
2011–12 Increase 334,630[3]
2012–13 Increase 405,656[3]
Key dates
1894 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
London Transport portal
UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°34′54″N 0°01′26″W / 51.5817°N 0.024°W / 51.5817; -0.024

Walthamstow Queen's Road railway station is a London Overground station between Blackhorse Road and Leyton Midland Road stations on the Gospel Oak to Barking Line in northeast London. It is in Zone 3. It opened as "Walthamstow" on 9 July 1894 and was renamed on 1 May 1968. The station stands on Edinburgh Road (not Queens Road). There is step-free access from the street to both platforms.

The station is about 330 yards (300 m) from Walthamstow Central station and there is a direct footpath link between the two stations via a new exit onto Exeter Road. The footpath link, which opened in August 2014, is called Ray Dudley Way in commemoration of a local man who campaigned for the link for many years.[4]

The station is served by a train every 15 minutes in both directions throughout the day.


  1. ^ "London and South East" (PDF). National Rail Enquiries. National Rail. September 2006. Archived from the original (pdf) on 6 March 2009. 
  2. ^ "Out of Station Interchanges" (XLS). Transport for London. May 2011. Archived from the original on 20 October 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation.  Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  4. ^ "Ray Dudley Way pedestrian footpath opened on Monday". The Bolton News. 13 August 2014. Retrieved 28 August 2014. 

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Preceding station   Overground notextroundel.svg National Rail logo.svg London Overground   Following station
towards Gospel Oak
Gospel Oak to Barking Line
towards Barking
  Disused Railways  
Blackhorse Road   Tottenham and Forest Gate Railway   Leyton Midland Road