Euston railway station

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Euston Station Handicapped/disabled access
Euston Station  is located in Greater London
Euston Station Handicapped/disabled access

Location of Euston Station Handicapped/disabled access in Greater London
Local authority London Borough of Camden
Managed by Network Rail
Station code EUS
Number of platforms 18
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05 26.256 million[1]
2005–06 27.167 million[1]
2006–07 25.585 million[1]
2007–08 Increase 28.739 million[1]
2008–09 Increase 31.179 million[1]
2009–10 Decrease 30.068 million[1]
2010–11 Increase 34.073 million[1]
2011–12 Increase 36.607 million[1]
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Coordinates: 51°31′43″N 0°08′04″W / 51.5287°N 0.1345°W / 51.5287; -0.1345

Euston station is a major railway station and London Underground station in north central London, in the London Borough of Camden.[2] It is the seventh busiest rail terminal in London (by entries and exits).[3] It is one of 18 British railway stations managed by Network Rail,[4] and is the southern terminus of the West Coast Main Line. Euston is the main rail gateway for Virgin services to/from the West Midlands, the North West, North Wales and Scotland. It is also a rail gateway for London Midland services to/from Greater London, West Midlands and the North West.

It is connected to Euston tube station and near Euston Square tube station of the London Underground. These stations are in Travelcard Zone 1. There is also a bus station on the precinct.

Services[change | change source]

Four train operating companies use Euston:

  • Virgin Trains operates an intensive express network.
  • London Midland operates long and short distance services.
    • 2 trains per hour to Birmingham New Street via Watford, Tring, Hemel Hempstead and Milton Keynes. At least one service each hour is attached onto to this service and divides and terminates at Northampton and vice versa back to London.
    • 1 train each hour to Crewe and Milton Keynes Central and Northampton.
    • 2 trains per hour to Tring
    • There are additional London Midland services between Euston-Wolverhampton/Stafford/Stoke-on-Trent/Liverpool Lime Street.
    • There is two services each day between Euston-St Albans Abbey.

London Underground[change | change source]

Euston station is directly connected to, and above, Euston tube station, which is served by the Victoria Line and Northern Line (both Bank and Charing Cross branches) of the London Underground.

Euston Square tube station on the Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line and Metropolitan Line is a three-minute walk from the station along Euston Road.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 "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.
  2. London Euston is a seldom-used alternative.
  3. "Station Usage 2006/07". Network Rail. http://www.rail-reg.gov.uk/upload/pdf/station-usage-report-2006-07.pdf. Retrieved 2008-08-23.
  4. "Stations Run by Network Rail". Network Rail. http://www.networkrail.co.uk/aspx/765.aspx. Retrieved 2008-08-22.
Preceding station   London Overground National Rail London Overground   Following station
Watford DC Line Terminus
National Rail
Watford Junction   First ScotRail
Lowland Caledonian Sleeper
  Terminus
Crewe   First ScotRail
Highland Caledonian Sleeper
(southbound)
  Terminus
Terminus   First ScotRail
Highland Caledonian Sleeper
(northbound)
  Watford Junction
Watford Junction or Milton Keynes Central   London Midland
London -West Midlands/North West
  Terminus
Harrow & Wealdstone   London Midland
London - Hertfordshire/Buckinghamshire/Northampton/Birmingham
  Terminus
Watford Junction or Milton Keynes Central or Rugby or Coventry   Virgin Trains
London - West Midland/Scotland
  Terminus
Tamworth or Warrington Bank Quay   Virgin Trains
London - Preston/Lancaster/Scotland/Wigan
  Terminus
Milton Keynes Central or Nuneaton   Virgin Trains
London - Chester/ North Wales
  Terminus
Watford Junction or
Milton Keynes Central or
Stafford
  Virgin Trains
London - Liverpool
  Terminus
Watford Junction or
Milton Keynes Central or
Stafford or
Stoke-on-Trent or
Crewe
  Virgin Trains
London - Manchester
  Terminus