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Putney railway station serves Putney in the London Borough of Wandsworth, in southwest London straddling Travelcard zone 2 and zone 3. It is 5 miles 72 chains (9.5 km) down the line from London Waterloo.

Putney National Rail
Putney Railway Station at dusk - March 2011.jpg
Putney is located in Greater London
Putney
Putney
Location of Putney in Greater London
LocationPutney
Local authorityLondon Borough of Wandsworth
Managed bySouth Western Railway
Station codePUT
DfT categoryC1
Number of platforms4
Fare zone2 and 3
OSIEast Putney London Underground[1]
National Rail annual entry and exit
2013–14Decrease 10.934 million[2]
2014–15Increase 11.158 million[2]
2015–16Decrease 9.029 million[2]
2016–17Decrease 8.868 million[2]
2017–18Decrease 8.799 million[2]
Railway companies
Original companyLondon & South Western Railway
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WGS8451°27′40″N 0°12′58″W / 51.4611°N 0.2162°W / 51.4611; -0.2162Coordinates: 51°27′40″N 0°12′58″W / 51.4611°N 0.2162°W / 51.4611; -0.2162
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The station and all trains serving it are operated by South Western Railway. It has four platforms and is 500 metres (1,600 ft) from East Putney Underground station.

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HistoryEdit

The station opened when the Nine Elms to Richmond line came into service on 27 July 1846 and was rebuilt in 1885-6 when the track was turned to quadruple as today, as far as Barnes.[3]

ServicesEdit

The typical off-peak service at the station in trains per hour is:

ConnectionsEdit

London Buses route 14, 37, 39, 85, 93, 337, 424 and 430 and night route N74 serve the station.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Out of Station Interchanges" (XLS). Transport for London. May 2011. Archived from the original on 20 October 2012.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  3. ^ Mitchell, Vic; Smith, Keith (1988). Waterloo to Windsor. Middleton Press. p. 39. ISBN 0-906520-54-1.

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