Liverpool Street station

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London Liverpool Street
Liverpool Street station entrance Bishopsgate.JPG
Local authorityCity of London
Managed byNetwork Rail
Station codeLST
Number of platforms18
Fare zone1
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05Increase 50.469 million[1]
2005–06Decrease 47.271 million[1]
2006–07Increase 55.266 million[1]
2007–08Increase 57.790 million[1]
2008–09Decrease 56.198 million[1]
2009–10Decrease 51.596 million[1]
2010–11Increase 55.769 million[1]
2011–12Increase 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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