It's simple to reach Royal Gunpowder Mills, in Waltham Abbey , by train. Simply hop on a train to Waltham Cross station and then it's just a short walk to the attraction. Royal Gunpowder Mills is full of wonders for all to enjoy – you'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and with so much to look at, it's suitable for all ages. For more information about opening times, visit Royal Gunpowder Mills’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:10 - 20:00
Saturday 07:45 - 14:40
Sunday 08:15 - 15:45
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayAvailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 7
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes

Coffee shop

Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Toilets notes<p>A unisex accessible toilet is available in the ticket hall.</p> <p>A key is available from station staff on request.</p>
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

Please note that assistance is only available during the station staffed hours (see above), unless pre-booked.

Customer Service notes

Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00ÿ
Sunday 10:00-20:00ÿ
Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00ÿ

The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing 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 operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces41
Carpark charges
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces26
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Step-free accessWhole station
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster

Departures and arrivals from Waltham Cross

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Stratford (London)Greater Anglia07:461On time
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia08:061On time
to Hertford EastGreater Anglia08:072On time
to Stratford (London)Greater Anglia08:171On time
to Hertford EastGreater Anglia08:372On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Hertford EastGreater Anglia07:461On time
from BroxbourneGreater Anglia08:061On time
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia08:072On time
from Bishops StortfordGreater Anglia08:161On time
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia08:372On time

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