Barnes Bridge railway station
|Local authority||London Borough of Richmond upon Thames|
|Managed by||South Western Railway|
|Number of platforms||2|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
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Barnes Bridge railway station is in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, in south west London, and is in Travelcard Zone 3. The station and all trains serving it are operated by South Western Railway. It is on the Hounslow Loop Line, 12 km (7½ miles) south west of London Waterloo.
It was opened on 12 March 1916 on the Surrey side of the River Thames on the embankment leading to Barnes Railway Bridge, from which it takes its name. The station has an ornate entrance facing the river. Stairs lead up to the two platforms, each with a modest shelter. Passenger numbers are swelled on Boat Race days. The old ticket office is now used as a physiotherapy clinic.
The typical off-peak service from the station is:
- 4 tph (trains per hour) direct to London Waterloo
- 2 tph to Weybridge
- 2 tph circuitously to London Waterloo by the Hounslow Loop through Brentford and Richmond
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Barnes||South Western Railway
Hounslow Loop Line
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