Northwood Hills London Underground
Northwood Hills tube station 2009.jpg
Northwood Hills is located in Greater London
Northwood Hills
Northwood Hills
Location of Northwood Hills in Greater London
LocationNorthwood Hills
Local authorityLondon Borough of Hillingdon
Managed byLondon Underground
Number of platforms2
Fare zone6
London Underground annual entry and exit
2016Increase 1.91 million[1]
2017Increase 2.01 million[1]
2018Decrease 1.86 million[2]
2019Increase 1.90 million[3]
2020Decrease 1.17 million[4]
Railway companies
Original companyMetropolitan and Great Central Joint Railway
Post-groupingMetropolitan and Great Central Joint Railway
Key dates
13 November 1933Station opened
Other information
External links
WGS8451°36′02″N 0°24′33″W / 51.60056°N 0.40917°W / 51.60056; -0.40917Coordinates: 51°36′02″N 0°24′33″W / 51.60056°N 0.40917°W / 51.60056; -0.40917
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Northwood Hills is a London Underground station on the Metropolitan line in the area of Northwood, between Northwood and Pinner stations and is in Travelcard Zone 6.

History

The station opened on 13 November 1933. There was a competition for the name and Northwood Hills, suggested by a woman from North Harrow was the winning entry. The area is lower than Northwood, despite the name.[5]

Services

In the northbound direction the station is served by trains to Watford (4tph), Amersham (2tph) and Chesham (2tph) trains (at peak times, 'fast' trains do not stop at stations between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Moor Park). In the southbound direction off-peak services generally run 4tph to Baker Street and 4tph to Aldgate.

Connections

London Buses routes 282, H11 and H13 serve the station.

References

  1. ^ 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.
  2. ^ "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.
  3. ^ "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.
  4. ^ "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)
  5. ^ Newbery, Mary; Cotton, Carolynne; Packham, Julie Ann; Jones, Gwyn (1996). Around Ruislip. Stroud: The Chalfont Publishing Company. ISBN 0-7524-0688-4.

Gallery

  • Northbound platform looking east
    Northbound platform looking east
  • Southbound platform looking west
    Southbound platform looking west
  • Station platform roundel
    Station platform roundel
Preceding station Underground no-text.svg London Underground Following station
Northwood Metropolitan line
Pinner