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Wembley Central is a key interchange station in northwest London, serving London Underground, London Overground, London Midland and Southern trains. Rail first arrived in Wembley in 1837, but today the station is a modern-looking building, having undergone a series of rebuilds and extensive renovations throughout the 20th century, often coinciding with major sporting events such as the 1948 Olympic Games and 1966 Football World Cup. Most recently the station was made entirely step-free for the 2012 Olympics at a cost of £2.5m. The station is situated on the High Road, the main street of Wembley. Even though it isn't the closest station to the stadium - that's Wembley Stadium station - it gets busy when there are events on, so be prepared for congestion. If you're not coming for an event, the main shopping area is found on Central Square and Ealing Road, and there's also a large open-air market every Sunday in the car park in front of the stadium.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:30 - 20:45
Saturday 06:30 - 20:45
Sunday 07:15 - 20:00
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayAvailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Travel card zoneZone 4
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.tfl.gov.uk/tfl/contact/lostproperty
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Toilets notesNone
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
London Overground Customer Service Centre
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Nearest stations with step free access are London Euston and Harrow & Wealdstone.

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Contact taxi operator directly

Wembley Central has four entrances from the High Road, two of which lead directly into the ticket hall. Beyond the ticket barriers passengers enter a corridor leading to platforms 1 and 2. There are also toilets here. Platforms 5 and 6 are accessed via the other two entrances (platforms 3 and 4 are no longer in use). When a major event occurs at Wembley Stadium, London Midland services call at platforms 5 and 6 only.

Departures and arrivals from Wembley Central

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Wembley Central station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Queens Park (London)London Underground06:362On time
to Watford JunctionLondon Overground06:361On time
to London EustonLondon Overground06:432On time
to Harrow & WealdstoneLondon Underground06:441Late
to Watford JunctionLondon Overground06:491On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Harrow & WealdstoneLondon Underground06:362On time
from London EustonLondon Overground06:361On time
from Watford JunctionLondon Overground06:422On time
from Queens Park (London)London Underground06:441Late
from London EustonLondon Overground06:491On time
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