Clapton railway station
Clapton is a railway station on the Chingford branch of the Lea Valley lines, located in Upper Clapton in the London Borough of Hackney, north London. It is 3 miles 78 chains (6.4 km) down the line from London Liverpool Street and is situated between Hackney Downs and St. James Street. The station has been operated by London Overground since 2015.
|Local authority||London Borough of Hackney|
|Managed by||London Overground|
|Number of platforms||2|
|Fare zone||2 and 3|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
|Original company||Great Eastern Railway|
|Pre-grouping||Great Eastern Railway|
|Post-grouping||London and North Eastern Railway|
|1 July 1872||opened|
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The typical off-peak weekday service consists of:
- 4 trains per hour (tph) to London Liverpool Street;
- 4 tph to Chingford.
Before London Overground started operating the Chingford line, there was one train running between Liverpool Street and Hertford East that called here which provided the station with a link to Tottenham Hale and other stations such as Cheshunt, Broxbourne, and Ware.
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|Preceding station||London Overground||Following station|
towards Liverpool Street