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Situated near Leyton Marshes, the River Lea and Millfields Park, Clapton train station has a surprising amount of green around it, given its in Travelcard Zones 2 and 3 in the London Borough of Hackney. The station runs half-hourly services in both directions toward Chingford and Hackney Downs, which take approximately forty-five minutes and ten minutes respectively. Arrivals at Clapton train station from the Lea Valley Line journey on to both Lower and Upper Clapton, with one of London's most unusual churches, adorned with large carvings of angels and animals. A couple of minutes' walk south take you to a number of independent shops, restaurants and bars and Clapton Library, and further south is the vast expanse of Millfields Park, made up of three large open spaces aside the River Lea, and a wonderful place to wander through sprawling woodland, as well as a conservation area, orchard and nature trail.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:30 - 20:00
Saturday 06:30 - 20:00
Sunday 08:00 - 16:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayAvailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 2/3
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

Please note that assistance is only available during the station staffed hours (see above), unless pre-booked.

Customer Service notes
0343 222 1234
Customer help pointsAvailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces6
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes

Located on platform 2

Cycle storage notes<p><span style="font-family: ;" data-sheets-rawvalue="4 Sheffield Stand spaces">6 Sheffield Stand spaces</span></p>
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

There are steps to all platforms.

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
The small station at Clapton is nestled in a parade of shops at the heart of a commercial and residential area on Upper Clapton Road. The main station concourse has a ticket counter and ticket machines, with stairs leading to both platform 1 and platform 2. Bench seating and customer help points can be found on both platforms, with platform 2 also home to a sheltered waiting area and secure bike storage.

Departures and arrivals from Clapton

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Clapton station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London Liverpool StreetLondon Overground06:091On time
to ChingfordLondon Overground06:142Late
to London Liverpool StreetLondon Overground06:241On time
to ChingfordLondon Overground06:432On time
to London Liverpool StreetLondon Overground06:451On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from ChingfordLondon Overground06:091On time
from London Liverpool StreetLondon Overground06:132On time
from ChingfordLondon Overground06:241On time
from London Liverpool StreetLondon Overground06:432On time
from ChingfordLondon Overground06:451On time
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in the UK. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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