Watford Junction (WFJ)

Managed by London Midland 

 
Station Road
Watford
WD17 1EU
 

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

    Station seating facilities
  • Trolleys

    Trolleys Yes
  • Refreshments

    Note
  • ATM machine

    ATM machine
  • Toilets

    Toilets
  • Pay phone

    Pay phone Cards and Coins
  • Internet

  • Post box

    Note
  • Tourist information office

  • Shops

    Shops
 
 

Watford Junction

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Route planning around the station including maps and platforms

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Station Message: Alert!

Platform 11, for trains to St Albans Abbey, can be accessed step-free via Platform 10 and a waymarked route.  It is approximately 200m from Platform 10 to Platform 11.

Getting to and from the station

 
Car Park
Station Car Park
Operator
Meteor Parking Ltd
Phone number
0870 060 4416
Address
-
-
Email address
comments@londonmidlandparking.com
Opening hours
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day
Saturday 24 Hours a Day
Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
750  with 10 accessible spaces available
Parking is free for disabled customers parking in disabled spaces displaying a valid International Blue Badge 
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station 

Access to Car park payment facilities is not required as parking is free for disabled users in disabled parking spaces.

Free of charge
No
Daily rate
£7.20
Off peak rate
£5.00
Weekly rate
£30.00
Monthly rate
£120.00
3 Monthly rate
£300.00
Annual rate
£ 1093.00
CCTV Coverage
No
Cycle Parking
Cycle storage type
Stands
Sheltered cycle storage
No
Cycle storage location
station forecourt
Cycle storage spaces
132
CCTV Coverage
Yes
Onward travel information

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

Taxi

Private hire, passengers should arrange cabs with agent on site

Accessible taxis

Accessible taxis are available

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available
No
Airport

Bus connections to Heathrow Airport and to Gatwick by train.

Ticket buying and collection

 
Ticket Office
Yes
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 05:30 - 23:00
Saturday 05:30 - 23:00
Sunday 06:30 - 22:30

Booking Office and Travel Centre

Location

Ticket Vending Machines are located in the Booking Hall.

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is not available at this station
Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Yes
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Accessible ticket machines note

Ticket Vending Machines are located in the Booking Hall.

Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from ticket machine
Oystercards
Get Oyster cards here
Yes
Top-up Oyster pay as you go here
Yes, at ticket machine
Use Oyster Pay as you go here
Yes
Smartcards
Smartcards issued
No
Smartcards top-up
Not possible at this station
Smartcards validators
No

Staffing and general services

 
Information available from staff
Yes - from help point,Yes - from ticket office 
Information services - opening times
 
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements
Customer help points
No
Lost Property
Yes
Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Customer Services

We are open from 07:00 to 19:00 Monday to Friday and 08:00 to 16:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and all Bank Holidays except Christmas Day. A recorded message service is available outside of these hours.

Ticket gates
Yes
CCTV
Yes
Location for Rail Replacement Services

In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bay 1 of bus station at the side of the railway station

Facilities

 
ATM Machine
Yes
Pay phones
Yes
Pay phones type
Cards and Coins
Accessible public telephones

Public telephones are accessible - on concourse and platforms 6 and 9

Post box
Yes
Refreshment facilities
Yes
Shops
Yes
Toilets
Yes
Baby changing facilities
No
National key toilets
Yes
National key toilets location

A National Key Scheme/ “Radar” Key is available from station staff. If you wish to purchase your own key, contact Disability Rights UK on 020 7250 8191 or 8181; website: https://crm.disabilityrightsuk.org/ email: enquiries@disabilityrightsuk.org

Trolleys
Yes
Waiting Rooms
Yes
Waiting rooms opening hours

Accessibility and mobility access

 
Helpline Contact
0800 0924260
Helpline opening hours
Staff help available
Yes
To ensure that we provide the best service possible we recommend that customers who require assistance book with us and provide at least 1 working day's notice. We will always aim to assist customers whether they have booked assistance or not. Booking assistance gives you the extra reassurance that your needs will be met. We operate some stations that are either unstaffed or only staffed at certain times. If we are given prior notification, it will allow us to put in place the necessary arrangements to ensure you are able to make the journey you want.
Ramp for train access
Yes
Step free access coverage
Yes
Step free access note

Level access from main entrance to subway. Lifts to platforms 1 to 4 and 6 to 10, also 24 steps up to platforms.

Platform 11 can be accessed step-free via platform 10 and walking route via pathway behind buffer stop.

 

 
Wheelchairs available
Yes
Wheelchairs available open hours
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Station Map

 
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