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

A vital point of interchange between Underground and Overground services, Walthamstow Central Railway Station serves Walthamstow in east London with frequent services on the Victoria Line and Lea Valley Lines. On the Overground, trains from Walthamstow Central run every fifteen minutes to London Liverpool Street and Chingford; Victoria Line trains run every 100 seconds for approximately 36 trains every hour. Night Tube service sees trains on the Victoria Line run every 10 minutes. A multitude of London Buses routes serves Walthamstow Central both day and night, making it superbly connected for onward travel. The station is located in Zone 3.

Architecturally, Walthamstow Central is a study in contrasts—the Overground station a fine example of mid-Victorian stations, the Underground station left unfinished to this day. A station car park and cycle stands are provided for customer use, and the ticket office is staffed from the start of service until late evening daily (including Sundays). Self-service ticket machines also provide a full range of fares, including Oyster top-up. Train running information is provided on departure and arrival screens and via automated announcements. Public wifi is available throughout the station, and there is a refreshment facility on platform 1. There is step-free access throughout the station.

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Walthamstow Central station.

Station details & facilities

Find station details and facilities information for Walthamstow Central. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Walthamstow Central station, helping you to plan your next journey.


Trainline's top spots near Walthamstow Central station

Looking for a coffee on the way to the station? We've collected a list of our favourite independent coffee houses and eateries within walking distance of the station - check them out below!


How far?

What's it all about?

William Morris Gallery cafe 12 minutes Step back in time inside this Grade II listed building, serving speciality coffee and a whole-foods menu
Enjoy Cafe Walthamstow 13 minutes Wide selection of food. Your friendly local café.
L'Hirondelle 6 minutes Famous for amazing pastries! Comfortable and warm environment.

Departures and arrivals from Walthamstow Central

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Walthamstow Central station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to ChingfordLondon Overground11:332On time
to London Liverpool StreetLondon Overground11:341On time
to ChingfordLondon Overground11:482On time
to London Liverpool StreetLondon Overground11:491On time
to ChingfordLondon Overground12:032On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London Liverpool StreetLondon Overground11:332On time
from ChingfordLondon Overground11:341On time
from London Liverpool StreetLondon Overground11:482On time
from ChingfordLondon Overground11:491On time
from London Liverpool StreetLondon Overground12:032On time
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. 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.