Woolwich Dockyard railway station

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Woolwich Dockyard National Rail
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Woolwich Dockyard is located in Greater London
Woolwich Dockyard
Woolwich Dockyard
Location of Woolwich Dockyard in Greater London
Location Woolwich
Local authority Royal Borough of Greenwich
Managed by Southeastern
Station code WWD
DfT category E
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 3
National Rail annual entry and exit
2012–13 Decrease 0.526 million[1]
2013–14 Increase 0.574 million[1]
2014–15 Increase 0.606 million[1]
2015–16 Decrease 0.514 million[1]
2016–17 Decrease 0.422 million[1]
Key dates
30 July 1849 Opened
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WGS84 51°29′29″N 0°03′13″E / 51.4913°N 0.0536°E / 51.4913; 0.0536Coordinates: 51°29′29″N 0°03′13″E / 51.4913°N 0.0536°E / 51.4913; 0.0536
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Woolwich Dockyard railway station is in Woolwich in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. It is 8 miles 56 chains (14.0 km) measured from London Charing Cross. The station and all trains serving it are operated by Southeastern. It is in Travelcard Zone 3. It takes its name from the former Woolwich Dockyard.

During the 2012 Olympics, the station was closed owing to its proximity to the Royal Artillery Barracks, as it was too small to cope with the potentially very large number of passengers. Thameslink services do not stop at this station.


The typical off-peak service from the station is:

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Charlton   Southeastern
North Kent Line
  Woolwich Arsenal


  1. ^ a b c d e "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation.  Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.

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