Wanstead Park railway station

Coordinates: 51°33′06″N 0°01′35″E / 51.5518°N 0.0264°E / 51.5518; 0.0264

Wanstead Park is a railway station in Forest Gate, London. It is on the Gospel Oak to Barking Line in Zone 3, between Leytonstone High Road and Woodgrange Park. It is operated by London Overground.

Despite its name, Wanstead Park Station is not situated in Wanstead but in Forest Gate - and it is not near Wanstead Park but Wanstead Flats. The station was opened 9 July 1894.

The station is 330 metres away from Forest Gate station, according to TfL's journey planner, and this interchange is suggested in the National Rail Timetable.


Predominantly during weekdays there is a quarter hour service of trains to the station.The line and rail tracks are also used for freight trains passing through.

Transport links

London bus route 58, 308 and 330.