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Wapping Railway Station serves the area of Wapping in the Borough of Tower Hamlets with regular Overground trains on the East London Line. During the week, trains from Wapping run every 5-10 minutes daily, a frequency maintained for the first part of Sunday and then slowing to 7-8 minutes in the afternoon. Typical service sees eight northbound trains to Highbury & Islington, eight northbound to Dalston Junction, four southbound to Clapham Junction via Peckham Rye, four southbound to Crystal Palace via New Cross Gate, another four to New Cross, and finally four to West Croydon via Norwood Junction. London Buses routes 100 and D3 serve Wapping.

Despite being served by Overground trains, Wapping Station, in fact, lies below ground—a point of some safety concerns due to the narrow, curving platforms. The ticket office at Wapping is open during weekday mornings; for ticket purchase after this time, customers should use the self-service machines or travel with Oyster cards. Train running information is provided via digital display screens and automated announcements. There is no step-free access to the platforms.

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Station is staffed from 15 minutes before the first train until 15 minutes after the last train.
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays07:00 - 10:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayAvailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 2
Left LuggageUnavailable
Shops noteHigh street shops
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Nearest station with more facilities

New Cross Gate

Baby changeUnavailable
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Access from street to ticket office only. No level access to platforms.

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable

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Departures and arrivals from Wapping

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Wapping station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Highbury & IslingtonLondon Overground20:261Late
to Crystal PalaceLondon Overground20:282On time
to Dalston JunctionLondon Overground20:281On time
to Clapham JunctionLondon Overground20:322On time
to Highbury & IslingtonLondon Overground20:331Late
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Highbury & IslingtonLondon Overground20:282On time
from Clapham JunctionLondon Overground20:281On time
from Dalston JunctionLondon Overground20:322On time
from West CroydonLondon Overground20:331Late
from Highbury & IslingtonLondon Overground20:352On time
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