Palmers Green railway station
Palmers Green railway station, in Aldermans Hill, is in the London Borough of Enfield in north London, located within Travelcard Zone 4. It is 6 miles 50 chains (10.66 km) down the line from London King's Cross. The station, and all trains serving it, is operated by Great Northern.
|Local authority||London Borough of Enfield|
|Managed by||Great Northern|
|Number of platforms||2|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
|London transport portal|
The station was originally named Palmer's Green & Southgate.
There is a regular Sunday Community Market in the station car park. Platform 1 has a sheltered waiting room.
The service runs to Moorgate via Highbury & Islington . The service uses Class 313 soon to be Class 717 EMUs, as these are the only units cleared to Moorgate. The station features a Shere FASTticket self-service ticket machine, accepting cash, debit cards and credit cards.
At weekends, the service is a half hourly service to London Moorgate & Hertford North and an hourly service to Stevenage. Weekday late evening & weekend trains formerly ran/to/from London King's Cross prior to the December 2015 timetable change, but now run to Moorgate all week.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Bowes Park||Great Northern
Northern City Line
(Hertford Loop Line)
- "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
- Padgett, David (October 2016) . Brailsford, Martyn (ed.). Railway Track Diagrams 2: Eastern (4th ed.). Frome: Trackmaps. map 24A. ISBN 978-0-9549866-8-1.
- http://www.palmersgreenmarket.com/Palmers_Green_Market/HOME.html[permanent dead link]
- Table 24 National Rail timetable, May 2016