Liverpool Street station

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London Liverpool Street
Liverpool Street station entrance Bishopsgate.JPG
Location Bishopsgate
Local authority City of London
Managed by Network Rail
Station code LST
Number of platforms 18
Fare zone 1
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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Liverpool Street station, (or London Liverpool Street) is a major railway station in the City of London. It is the southern terminus of the Great Eastern Main Line (GEML), and is connected to a London Underground station of the same name.

Liverpool Street the main departure point from London to the East of England. It serves those places not served by the East Coast Main Line from King's Cross. It has commuter service 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 estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation.  Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  • David Stevenson (2004). 1914-1918 The History of the First World War. Allen Lane. ISBN 0-7139-9208-5. 
  • Alan A Jackson (1969). London's Termini. David & Charles. ISBN 0-330-02747-6. 

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