A number of improvements are being delivered at Maryland station in preparation for the new Elizabeth line services. Most of this work is being undertaken by Transport for London (TfL).
COMPLETED IMPROVEMENT WORKS
- New station signage, help points, customer information screens and CCTV
- New ticket gates at the station have been installed to help increase security
- Refurbished platforms and waiting shelter
- Three new lifts have been installed providing step-free access to all platforms
The main works to the station, were carried out by Network Rail and completed in 2018.
Maryland station is also now step-free from platform to street.
ONGOING IMPROVEMENT WORKS
TfL’s improvement work will continue until spring 2019 and includes:
- Improved decoration internally and externally
- New accessible customer toilet and retail space
- New entrance doors and ticket machines
Crossrail has also been working with the London Borough of Newham on proposals for improvements to the area around the station.
ELIZABETH LINE SERVICES FROM MARYLAND
In May 2015, TfL took over the operation of the stopping services from Maryland station. New TfL Rail trains are being gradually introduced between Shenfield and Liverpool Street.
When the full route opens, passengers will be able to travel through central London without having to change trains.
At peak times 12 Elizabeth line services an hour will run between Shenfield and central London, calling at all stations. An additional four services an hour will run between Gidea Park and Liverpool Street main line station.
If you have queries about the work taking place please contact Network Rail, which is delivering the Crossrail upgrades:
- Call: 03457 11 41 41
- E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org