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Burnham station

A number of improvements have already been delivered by Network Rail in preparation for the new Elizabeth line service, including:

  • Cutting back the station building canopy to accommodate new overhead electric wires
  • Upgrading the electricity supply
  • New station information and security systems together with CCTV and improved passenger information facilities.

Network Rail will also install lifts at the station as part of the Access for All scheme. 

In addition to the station works, overhead electric wires will be installed on the line in preparation for new, electric trains and extensive track and signalling work will improve reliability and increase capacity.

ELIZABETH LINE SERVICES FROM BURNHAM

From December 2019, up to four Elizabeth line trains an hour in each direction will serve Burnham, allowing passengers to travel right through central London without having to change trains.

KEY JOURNEY TIMES FROM BURNHAM

TO

Current journey time 

Crossrail journey time

Bond Street

52 mins

35 mins

Liverpool Street

1 hr 4 mins

43 mins

Canary Wharf

1 hr 10 mins

49 mins

Reading

26 mins

18 mins

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If you have queries about the work taking place please contact Network Rail, which is delivering the Crossrail upgrades:

Current Works

Burnham station

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Description of work:

Use of the Coalmans Way rail access point

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Burnham station

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Description of work:

The installation of overhead line equipment to enable electric trains to run to Maidenhead and other work to support electrification.

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Burnham station

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Burnham station

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Burnham station

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Description of work:

The installation of overhead line equipment and other works to enable electric trains to run to Maidenhead.

Details of work as PDF:

Burnham station

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Description of work:

Devegetation work in the area around Burnham station

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