Avanti West Coast
London North Eastern Railway

Prices from hundreds of train and coach companies

Go contactless with digital tickets on your phone

Travel to thousands of destinations in 45 countries

Hornsey station serves the suburban hub of Haringey in north London. Situated in Travelcard Zone 3, the station has good links to the City, with trains reaching London King's Cross and Moorgate in less then 15 minutes. Situated by the New River canal, the station dates back to 1850 and also houses the important Thameslink trains depot. Due to its ideal location and comparatively modest house prices, Hornsey is a popular place to live – its well-connected station is another bonus, and gives it the edge over its station-free neighbours Crouch End and Muswell Hill. Although the area is largely residential, there is plenty to see and do here. The expansive Alexandra Park has fine views over London and numerous sports grounds, all surrounded by charming Victorian and Edwardian terraced houses. The thriving High Street, just a short walk north of the station, has masses of cafes and restaurants. To reach Alexandra Park, keep heading north along the pleasant New River Path.

Station details & facilities

At a glance, Hornsey station looks difficult to navigate, but most of the tracks around it are used for through traffic or the nearby train depot – all stopping services use two central platforms. Access to the station is via a stepped footbridge, which you can reach from Tottenham Lane on the west side, or Hampden Road on the east. The ticket office is in the middle of the bridge, and there’s also a ticket machine on platform 1.

Departures and arrivals from Hornsey

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Hornsey station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to StevenageGreat Northern15:342Late
to StevenageGreat Northern15:502On time
to StevenageGreat Northern15:511On time
to StevenageGreat Northern16:001Late
to StevenageGreat Northern16:022On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London Kings CrossGreat Northern15:332Late
from London Kings CrossGreat Northern15:502On time
from London Kings CrossGreat Northern15:501On time
from London Kings CrossGreat Northern15:591Late
from London Kings CrossGreat Northern16:022On 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.

Europe’s leading train and coach app

We help customers across Europe make more than 172,000 smarter journeys every day.