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Once home of the London 2012 Olympics, there’s a whole lot to see and do in East London. Stratford Station perfectly positions you to visit Westfield, Stratford City - the largest urban shopping centre in London – or the iconic O2 Arena.

Stratford Station

Canary Wharf and The Docklands

Thanks to a multi-billion-pound regeneration in the 1980s, this part of East London has become one of the city’s most exclusive areas.

For leisure

Head for West India Quay – just 11 minutes from Stratford by DLR. Eat, drink and relax al fresco, ride the Emirates Air Line, explore the Museum of London Docklands, and enjoy the riverside views.

For business

Meetings in Canary Wharf? Leaving the train at Stratford lets you fit as much as possible into your business trip.

Canary Wharf is around 10 minutes’ away by DLR.

Onward Connections

Travel towards Central London, and you’ll pass through London’s East End – home to world-renowned markets, quirky cafes and a vibrant nightlife.

By Docklands Light Railway (DLR)

Staying in the East? Take the DLR. Services from Stratford run towards Beckton, Woolwich and Lewisham.

By Tube

Stratford Station is on the Central and Jubilee lines.

Plan your route

By train

From Stratford Station you can travel to Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and throughout the east of England.

Plan your route

Stratford Station
Station Street
Greater London
E15 1AZ

Car parking

Cycle parking

Storage typeStands
CCTV coverageYes
CCTV coverageNote that these are Council-owned cycle racks, located outside the front of the station

Bus services

London Buses operate from outside the station.

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here

Taxi rank

A taxi rank is located at the front of Stratford Station Great Eastern Road, next to bus station and on Montifichet Road by the entrance to Westfield shopping centre.

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points

Not available at this station.

Metro services

London Underground Central Line and Jubilee Lines and Docklands Light Railway.

This station is staffed full time.

Customer services

0343 222 1234

Customer help points

Available at this station.

Left luggage

Not available at this station.


Lost property

Not available at this station.


General services

Ticket gates

Ticket gates are staffed from first to last train


Location for Rail Replacement Services

Rail replacement bus services for Greater Anglia, London Overground, and TfL Rail will depart from:

Montfichet Road, Bus Stop W, for Eastbound services - map here

Seated areaYes
Station buffetCoffee shops
ToiletsAccessible toilets are available.
Baby changeYes
WiFiFind WiFi Hotspots around Stratford (London) station
Tourist information officeNo
ATMATM machines located in the Northern Ticket hall area and just outside the Southern Entrance.
Bureau de changeNo

Waiting room

Not available at this station.

Ramp for train accessYes
Step free access coverageAccessibility Category A. This station has step-free access to all platforms


We want everyone to travel with confidence. That is why, if you are planning on travelling on national rail services, you can request an assistance booking in advance - now up to 2 hours before your journey is due to start, any time of the day. For more information about Passenger Assist and how to request an assistance booking via Passenger Assist, please click here.

We operate Turn Up and Go and pre-booked assistance at this station. Please speak to a member of staff for any assistance.

Staff help available

Staff are available to assist from the first to last train.

Wheelchair loan

Available at this station.

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