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West Drayton station is right alongside the Grand Union Canal, to the north of the town centre in the far west of London. Situated on the Great Western main line, it is served by stopping services between London Paddington and Reading, plus two trains per hour to Oxford. West Drayton is just inside the M25, with the intersection between the M25 and M4 just over a mile away and Heathrow Airport about three miles away. Passengers can connect with train services to Heathrow at the next station eastbound - Hayes and Harlington - or buses towards the airport go from right outside the station. West Drayton was one of the original stations on Isambard Kingdom Brunel's famous Great Western Railway. It opened in 1838 at the same time as the first section of the line from London Paddington to Maidenhead. The station was relocated later in the 19th century and the station buildings date back to that time.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday Sunday 06:30 - 13:20
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 6
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Staff assistance is available; please request assistance from any member of staff if you have not booked assistance in advance.
Customer Service notes
Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorAPCOA Parking (UK) Limited
Car parking spaces17
Carpark charges
Three Monthly£206.50
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces22
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes<p>Please note cycles can be carried on our trains free of charge.</p>
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes
No step free access to any operational platform
Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes
Accessible taxis are available. Please request staff assistance.
There are five platforms at West Drayton station, but only two are currently in use: platform 3 for westbound services to Maidenhead, Reading and Oxford, and platform 4 for eastbound services into London. Journey times into London Paddington are usually about 25 minutes. The main entrance is on Station Approach off High Street, where you'll find the ticket counter and newsagents. Outside is a car park and ticket machine. Access between the platforms is via stairs and a subway; there is no step-free access at this station.

Departures and arrivals from West Drayton

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into West Drayton station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London PaddingtonTfL Rail23:584Early
to ReadingTfL Rail16:203On time
to London PaddingtonTfL Rail16:244On time
to ReadingTfL Rail16:353On time
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway16:414On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from MaidenheadTfL Rail23:584Early
from London PaddingtonTfL Rail16:203On time
from ReadingTfL Rail16:244On time
from London PaddingtonTfL Rail16:353On time
from Didcot ParkwayGreat Western Railway16:404On time
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