Wembley Central station

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Wembley Central London Underground London Overground
Wembley Central station 8.jpg
Wembley Central is located in Greater London
Wembley Central
Wembley Central
Location of Wembley Central in Greater London
Local authorityLondon Borough of Brent
Managed byLondon Underground[1]
OwnerNetwork Rail
Station codeWMB
DfT categoryC2
Number of platforms6 (4 in regular use)
Fare zone4
London Underground annual entry and exit
2013Decrease 4.59 million[3]
2014Increase 5.52 million[3]
2015Increase 5.79 million[3]
2016Decrease 5.77 million[3]
2017Increase 5.93 million[3]
National Rail annual entry and exit
2015–16Increase 3.384 million[4]
2016–17Decrease 3.342 million[4]
– interchange 75,185[4]
Key dates
1842Station opened as "Sudbury"
1 May 1882Renamed "Sudbury & Wembley"
1 November 1910renamed "Wembley for Sudbury"
16 April 1917Bakerloo line
1948Street level buildings reconstructed within shopping arcade
5 July 1948renamed "Wembley Central"
24 September 1982Bakerloo line service withdrawn
4 June 1984Bakerloo line service re-instated
June 2008Station building demolished for re-development
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
WGS8451°33′09″N 0°17′48″W / 51.552633°N 0.29663°W / 51.552633; -0.29663Coordinates: 51°33′09″N 0°17′48″W / 51.552633°N 0.29663°W / 51.552633; -0.29663

The Wembley Central station is a railway (train) station in Wembley, London. It is a transfer station on the West Coast Main Line, London Overground and London Underground Backerloo Line.

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  1. "Step free Tube Guide" (PDF). Transport for London. March 2019. Archived (PDF) from the original on 1 June 2019.
  2. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 "Multi-year station entry-and-exit figures" (XLSX). London Underground station passenger usage data. Transport for London. January 2018. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  3. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.

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