Upney tube station
Station entrance on Upney Lane
|Local authority||London Borough of Barking and Dagenham|
|Managed by||London Underground|
|Number of platforms||2|
|London Underground annual entry and exit|
|1932||Opened by London, Midland and Scottish Railway|
|1948||Ownership transferred to British Railways|
|1969||Ownership transferred to London Transport|
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Upney is a London Underground station on Upney Lane in the Barking neighbourhood of the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham in East London, England. The station is on the District line and in London fare zone 4. The station was opened in 1932 by the London, Midland and Scottish Railway on the local electrified tracks that were extended to Upminster from Barking.
The station was opened in 1932 when the electrified District line was extended to Upminster from Barking. The station was constructed and initially operated by the London, Midland and Scottish Railway with services provided by the District line from the outset.
The station buildings are of typical 1930s design and the platforms are arranged on a central island with a sloping walkway connection to the ticket hall. The station design is very similar to Dagenham Heathway and Elm Park.
Typical off-peak service from the station is:
- 12 tph (trains per hour) to Upminster
- 6 tph to Ealing Broadway via Tower Hill
- 6 tph to Richmond via Tower Hill
|Preceding station||London Underground||Following station|
London Buses route 62 serves the station.
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