|Local authority||Royal Borough of Greenwich|
|Number of platforms||2|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
|16 July 1859||Opened|
|London transport portal|
Plumstead railway station serves the suburb of Plumstead, in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, east of Woolwich Arsenal. It is 10 miles 1 chain (16.1 km) measured from London Charing Cross. It is served by Southeastern.
Plumstead is on the North Kent Line and was opened 10 years after the line opened on 16 July 1859. The platforms are below road level: the gabled station buildings stand on an overbridge at the country end. At this point, there are sidings: the station used to be where the railway system operating within the Royal Arsenal joined the main line.
The station is served by local bus routes 53, 96, 99, 122, 177, 180, 244, 301, 380, 422, 469, 472, 672 & N1.
The station is located at the western end of the Ridgeway pedestrian and cycle path.
- 4 tph to London Cannon Street via Greenwich
- 2 tph to London Charing Cross via Lewisham
- 2 tph to Luton via Greenwich and London Bridge
- 2 tph to Dartford
- 2 tph to Crayford, returning to London Cannon Street via Sidcup and Lewisham
- 2 tph to Barnehurst, returning to London Cannon Street via Bexleyheath and Lewisham
- 2 tph to Rainham via Dartford and Gravesend
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Woolwich Arsenal||South Eastern and Chatham Railway
North Kent Line
|Church Manor Way Halt|
- "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
- Chronology of London Railways by H.V.Borley
- "Timetable 5: London to Dartford, Gravesend and The Medway Towns" (PDF). Southeastern, September 2020.
- "Timetable 06: Luton to Dartford and Rainham" (PDF). Thameslink, December 2019.
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