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Woolwich Arsenal
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Station building at street level
Location Woolwich
Local authority Greenwich
Managed by Southeastern
Station code WWA
Number of platforms 4
Fare zone 4
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05 2.032 million
2005–06 2.092 million
2006–07 2.687 million
2007–08 2.313 million
Key dates
12 January 2009 DLR Extension
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Coordinates: 51°29′24″N 0°04′08″E / 51.490°N 0.069°E / 51.490; 0.069

Woolwich Arsenal station is a National Rail and Docklands Light Railway interchange station in Woolwich in the London Borough of Greenwich. It acts as a local station on the North Kent Line between London and Gillingham, served by Southeastern, and is the southern terminus of the Woolwich Arsenal branch of the Docklands Light Railway. The station faces General Gordon Square and is named after the nearby Woolwich Arsenal. It is the only DLR station in Travelcard Zone 4.


National Rail

The typical off-peak service from the station is:

  • 4tph (trains per hour) to London Cannon Street via Greenwich (stopping service)
  • 2tph to London Charing Cross via Greenwich (semi-fast service)
  • 2tph to London Cannon Street via Charlton and Lewisham (stopping service)
  • 2tph to London Cannon Street via Sidcup and Lewisham (stopping service)
  • 2tph to Dartford (stopping service)
  • 2tph to Gillingham (semi-fast)
  • 2tph to Plumstead

The station is on the North Kent Line. Typical journey times to London are in the region of 30 minutes.

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