Liverpool Street station

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London Liverpool Street
London Liverpool Street is located in Greater London
London Liverpool Street

Location of London Liverpool Street in Greater London
Location Bishopsgate
Local authority City of London
Managed by Network Rail
Station code LST
Number of platforms 18

National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05 Increase 50.469 million[1]
2005–06 Decrease 47.271 million[1]
2006–07 Increase 55.266 million[1]
2007–08 Increase 57.790 million[1]
2008–09 Decrease 56.198 million[1]
2009–10 Decrease 51.596 million[1]
2010–11 Increase 55.769 million[1]
2011-12 Increase 57.106 million[1]
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Coordinates: 51°31′07″N 0°04′53″W / 51.5186°N 0.0813°W / 51.5186; -0.0813

Liverpool Street station, also known as London Liverpool Street, is a major railway station in the north eastern corner of the City of London in England. It is connected to a London Underground station of the same name. It is the southern terminus of the Great Eastern Main Line (GEML), and is the main departure point from London to destinations in the East of England not served by the East Coast Main Line from King's Cross. It serves commuter services to parts of East London and Essex, such as Chelmsford, Clacton-on-Sea, Witham and Norwich. It serves the London Stansted Airport via the Stansted Express. It is one of the busiest stations in the United Kingdom, the third busiest in London after Waterloo and Victoria. Over 123 million people use the station each year. It is one of 17 managed by Network Rail. The station has exits to Bishopsgate, Liverpool Street and the Broadgate development. It is in Travelcard Zone 1.

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  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.
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Stansted Express
  Tottenham
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West Anglia Main Line
  Tottenham
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Lea Valley Lines
  Bethnal Green
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  Stratford
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London-Lowestoft/Stowmarket
  Shenfield
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Shenfield Metro
  Stratford
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London-Braintree
  Stratford
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London-Southend and Southminster
  Stratford
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Liverpool Street - Barking
  Stratford
Terminus   Dutchflyer
London-Amsterdam
  Stratford
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