Welling railway station

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Welling National Rail
Welling railway station, Greater London.jpg
Welling is located in Greater London
Location of Welling in Greater London
Local authorityLondon Borough of Bexley
Managed bySoutheastern
Station codeWLI
DfT categoryC2
Number of platforms2
Fare zone4
National Rail annual entry and exit
2014–15Increase 2.627 million[2]
2015–16Increase 2.636 million[2]
2016–17Increase 2.667 million[2]
2017–18Decrease 2.576 million[2]
2018–19Decrease 2.488 million[2]
Key dates
1 May 1895Opened
Other information
External links
WGS8451°27′53″N 0°06′06″E / 51.4647°N 0.1017°E / 51.4647; 0.1017Coordinates: 51°27′53″N 0°06′06″E / 51.4647°N 0.1017°E / 51.4647; 0.1017
Underground sign at Westminster.jpg London transport portal

Welling railway station is situated in Welling, part of the London Borough of Bexley, and is served by the Bexleyheath Line, 11 miles 28 chains (18.3 km) from London Charing Cross.[3]

The station was opened with the line on 1 May 1895. The station is located in Station Road, just off Bellegrove Road (which becomes Welling High Street). This is one of the stations on the line with original buildings: the offices here are on the Up side of the station. There are ticket barriers to both entrances.


The typical off-peak service from the station is:

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Falconwood   Southeastern
Bexleyheath Line
& Victoria-Dartford


London Buses routes 51, 89, 486, 624, 625, B15, B16 and night route N89 serve the station.


  1. ^ "Planning an accessible journey with Southeastern" (PDF). Southeastern. May 2009. Retrieved 2 January 2010.[dead link]
  2. ^ a b c d e "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  3. ^ 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.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)

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