Amersham station

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Amersham
London Underground National Rail
Amersham tube station 1.jpg
Amersham is located in Buckinghamshire
Amersham

Location of Amersham in Buckinghamshire
Location Amersham
Local authority Chiltern
Managed by London Underground
Station code AMR
Number of platforms 3
Fare zone 9

London Underground annual entry and exit
2009 Decrease 2.088 million[1]
2010 Increase 2.110 million[2]
2011 Decrease 2.100 million[3]
National Rail annual entry and exit
2007–08 Decrease 1.511 million[4]
2008–09 Decrease 1.060 million[4]
2009–10 Increase 1.219 million[4]
2010–11 Increase 1.714 million[4]
2011-12 Increase 1.784 million[4]

1892 Opened
4 July 1966 Goods yard closed[5]

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Coordinates: 51°40′26″N 0°36′25″W / 51.674°N 0.607°W / 51.674; -0.607

Amersham station is a railway station serving Amersham in Buckinghamshire. It is located in Travelcard Zone 9 (previously zone D).

Amersham Station is a terminus of the Metropolitan Line branch of the London Underground. It is situated 23.7 miles (38.1 km) north west of Charing Cross and is the second most westerly station on the whole London Underground system, after Chesham[6]

Amersham Station is also served by Chiltern Railways, which runs trains between London Marylebone and Aylesbury. From Aylesbury a shuttle service to Princes Risborough provides access to through services between Marylebone and Birmingham Snow Hill. The journey times to Central London range between 33 and 60 minutes.

Ticket barriers are in operation.

Services[change | change source]

Preceding station   Underground no-text.svg London Underground   Following station
Terminus Metropolitan line
towards Baker Street or Aldgate
National Rail
Great Missenden   Chiltern Railways
Aylesbury route
  Chalfont & Latimer
Disused railways
Great Missenden   Metropolitan Line
Until 1961
  Chalfont & Latimer

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  1. "Customer metrics: entries and exits: 2009". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. http://www.tfl.gov.uk/tfl/corporate/modesoftransport/tube/performance/entriesandexits.asp?id=6&agekey=2009. Retrieved 26 December 2012.
  2. "Customer metrics: entries and exits: 2010". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. http://www.tfl.gov.uk/tfl/corporate/modesoftransport/tube/performance/entriesandexits.asp?id=6&agekey=2010. Retrieved 26 December 2012.
  3. "Customer metrics: entries and exits: 2011". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. http://www.tfl.gov.uk/tfl/corporate/modesoftransport/tube/performance/entriesandexits.asp?id=6&agekey=2011. Retrieved 26 December 2012.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 "Station usage". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. 30 April 2010. http://www.rail-reg.gov.uk/server/show/nav.1529. Retrieved 17 January 2011. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  5. Hardy, Brian, ed. (March 2011). "How it used to be - freight on The Underground 50 years ago". Underground News (London: London Underground Railway Society) (591): 175–183. ISSN 0306-8617.
  6. O.S. Map
  • Butt, R.V.J. (October 1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st Edition ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0508-1. OCLC 60251199.