Northwick Park London Underground
Northwick Park tube station 1.jpg
Main station entrance
Northwick Park is located in Greater London
Northwick Park
Northwick Park
Location of Northwick Park in Greater London
LocationKenton
Local authorityLondon Borough of Brent
Managed byLondon Underground
Number of platforms2
Fare zone4
OSIKenton London Underground London Overground[1]
London Underground annual entry and exit
2016Increase 4.65 million[2]
2017Decrease 4.52 million[2]
2018Decrease 3.98 million[3]
2019Increase 4.36 million[4]
2020Decrease 2.43 million[5]
Key dates
2 August 1880Metropolitan Railway passes through here en route to Harrow
19 July 1908Line electrified
28 June 1923Opened as "Northwick Park and Kenton"
15 March 1937Renamed "Northwick Park"
Other information
External links
WGS8451°34′43″N 0°19′07″W / 51.57861°N 0.31861°W / 51.57861; -0.31861Coordinates: 51°34′43″N 0°19′07″W / 51.57861°N 0.31861°W / 51.57861; -0.31861
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Northwick Park is a London Underground station in Kenton in the London Borough of Brent on the Metropolitan line. It lies between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Preston Road and is in Travelcard zone 4.

It is served by 'slow' (all stations) trains only (fast and semi-fast trains do not stop at stations between Wembley Park and Harrow-on-the-Hill). It takes an average time of 20 minutes from Baker Street. The station takes its name from the nearby public park, Northwick Park.

It is close to Northwick Park Hospital and the Harrow campus of the University of Westminster. Kenton station, located on the Bakerloo line and the London Overground, is within walking distance.[6] There is an official out-of-station interchange between these two stations.[1]

Services

The off-peak service in trains per hour (tph) is:[7]

The peak time service in trains per hour (tph) is:[7]

Note that during evening peaks, services to Amersham or Chesham from Northwick Park or Preston Road require a change at Harrow-On-The-Hill.

During the morning peak (06:30 to 09:30), fast services from Amersham and Chesham run non-stop southbound only between Moor Park, Harrow-On-The-Hill and Finchley Road whilst semi-fast services from Watford and Uxbridge run non-stop southbound only between Harrow-On-The-Hill and Finchley Road. During the evening peak (16:30-19:30), fast and semi-fast services, which operate northbound only, call additionally at Wembley Park.[7]

Connections

London Buses routes H18 and H19 serve the station.[8]

References

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  1. ^ a b "Out of Station Interchanges" (XLSX). Transport for London. 16 June 2020. Retrieved 5 November 2020.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ a b "Multi-year station entry-and-exit figures (2007–2017)". London Underground station passenger usage data. Transport for London. January 2018. Archived from the original (XLSX) on 31 July 2018. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Station Usage Data" (CSV). Usage Statistics for London Stations, 2018. Transport for London. 21 August 2019. Archived from the original on 22 May 2020. Retrieved 27 April 2020.
  4. ^ "Station Usage Data" (XLSX). Usage Statistics for London Stations, 2019. Transport for London. 23 September 2020. Archived from the original on 9 November 2020. Retrieved 9 November 2020.
  5. ^ "Station Usage Data" (XLSX). Usage Statistics for London Stations, 2020. Transport for London. 16 April 2021. Retrieved 1 January 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  6. ^ Shown as a dotted line now on the Tube Map"Online Tube Map – May 2019(b)" (PDF). Retrieved 20 July 2019.
  7. ^ a b c Working Timetable 340 Metropolitan Line. Transport for London. 2017. p. 4.
  8. ^ "Buses from Northwick Park and Kenton" (PDF). TfL. January 2020. Retrieved 22 August 2021.

Gallery

  • Southern entrance
    Southern entrance
  • Northbound platform looking north
    Northbound platform looking north
  • Southbound platform looking south
    Southbound platform looking south
  • Station platform roundel
    Station platform roundel
Preceding station   London Underground   Following station Harrow-on-the-Hilltowards Watford or UxbridgeMetropolitan linePreston Roadtowards Baker Street or Aldgate