Euston railway station

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Euston Station
Euston railway station departures board - DSC06905.JPG
Local authorityLondon Borough of Camden
Managed byNetwork Rail
Station codeEUS
Number of platforms18
Fare zone1
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–0526.256 million[1]
2005–0627.167 million[1]
2006–0725.585 million[1]
2007–08Increase 28.739 million[1]
2008–09Increase 31.179 million[1]
2009–10Decrease 30.068 million[1]
2010–11Increase 34.073 million[1]
2011–12Increase 36.607 million[1]
Key dates
20 July 1837
1849
1962-1968
Opened
Expanded
Rebuilt
Other information
Lists of stations
External links

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.

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 estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  2. London Euston is a seldom-used alternative.
  3. "Station Usage 2006/07" (PDF). Network Rail. Retrieved 2008-08-23.
  4. "Stations Run by Network Rail". Network Rail. Retrieved 2008-08-22.