Westferry DLR station

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Westferry Docklands Light Railway
Westferry DLR station MMB 13.jpg
Looking eastbound towards Canary Wharf.
Westferry is located in Greater London
Westferry
Westferry
Location of Westferry in Greater London
LocationLimehouse
Local authorityLondon Borough of Tower Hamlets
Managed byDocklands Light Railway
Number of platforms2
AccessibleYes[1]
Fare zone2
DLR annual boardings and alightings
2012Increase 4.663 million[2]
2013Increase 4.909 million[3]
2014Increase 5.356 million[3]
2015Increase 5.904 million[3]
2016Increase 6.653 million[4]
Key dates
1987Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
WGS8451°30′34″N 0°01′36″W / 51.509372°N 0.026697°W / 51.509372; -0.026697Coordinates: 51°30′34″N 0°01′36″W / 51.509372°N 0.026697°W / 51.509372; -0.026697
An eastbound train leaving Westferry Station.

Westferry DLR station is a station on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR), in the Limehouse district of east London. The station is in Travelcard Zone 2. To the west is Limehouse station, whilst to the east the DLR splits, with one branch going to Poplar station and the other to West India Quay station

The DLR station was built midway between the site of the old Limehouse and West India Docks stations on the disused London and Blackwall Railway. Limehouse Police Station is nearby, as is St Anne's Church, built by Nicholas Hawksmoor and boasting London's tallest church clock tower.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Step free Tube Guide" (PDF). Transport for London. March 2019. Archived (PDF) from the original on 1 June 2019. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. Transport for London (12 February 2013). "Freedom of Information DLR usage 1213". Transport for London. Retrieved 10 November 2013.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Up-to-date DLR entry/exit statistics for each station" (XLSX). What Do They Know. Transport for London. 18 March 2016. Retrieved 2 April 2016.
  4. "Passenger Numbers - Docklands Light Railway Limited" (XLSX (after downloading zip)). What Do They Know. Transport for London. 8 June 2017. Retrieved 11 September 2017.

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