Stamford Hill railway station

Stamford Hill is a London Overground station on the Lea Valley Lines, serving the Stamford Hill area which straddles the boroughs of Hackney and the Haringey in north London. It is 5 miles 3 chains (8.1 km) down the line from London Liverpool Street and is situated between Stoke Newington and Seven Sisters. Its three-letter station code is SMH and it is in Travelcard zone 3.

Stamford Hill London Overground
London Overground Class 317 at Stamford Hill June 2019.jpg
A Class 317 arrives at Stamford Hill in June 2019
Stamford Hill is located in Greater London
Stamford Hill
Stamford Hill
Location of Stamford Hill in Greater London
LocationStamford Hill
Local authorityLondon Borough of Hackney
Managed byLondon Overground
Station codeSMH
DfT categoryE
Number of platforms2
Fare zone3
National Rail annual entry and exit
2014–15Increase 0.455 million[1]
2015–16Increase 0.503 million[1]
2016–17Increase 0.579 million[1]
2017–18Decrease 0.543 million[1]
2018–19Decrease 0.517 million[1]
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WGS8451°34′27″N 0°04′40″W / 51.5742°N 0.0779°W / 51.5742; -0.0779Coordinates: 51°34′27″N 0°04′40″W / 51.5742°N 0.0779°W / 51.5742; -0.0779
Underground sign at Westminster.jpg London transport portal

The entrance hall to the station on Amhurst Park lies within Hackney but the platform area is in the borough of Haringey. The station is on the Seven Sisters branch of the Lea Valley lines, with trains out of Liverpool Street running to either Cheshunt or Enfield Town.


Trains are operated by London Overground.

The typical off-peak weekday service pattern from Stamford Hill is:

London Overground Class 315 at Stamford Hill in June 2019


London Buses routes 253 and 254 and night route N253 serve the station.


  1. ^ a b c d e "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.

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Enfield & Cheshunt Line