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Hayes & Harlington station

Hayes & Harlington station

Hayes & Harlington station will benefit from major improvements as part of the plans to introduce the Elizabeth line.

A new, bright, spacious ticket hall will provide a more welcoming environment for passengers and a range of other improvements will be made to the station, including: 

  • A new footbridge with four new lifts to provide step free access to every platform 
  • A new waiting room on platform 4/5
  • Platform extensions and new and replacement canopies 
  • New lighting, customer information screens, station signage, help points and CCTV.

Click here for more information on the plans approved by the Council under the Crossrail Act.

These improvements are being delivered by Network Rail.  Work is progressing on the platforms at present.  Part of the canopy will be removed from platform 2/3 and part of the staircase from the existing station building replaced with temporary stairs to enable foundations to be inserted for the new footbridge.  The focus will then move to the delivery of the new entrance, ticket hall and footbridge.  The station will remain open throughout the improvement works. Network Rail's planned works will deliver the station upgrades at Hayes & Harlington by December 2019 when Elizabeth line services commence from Reading, Maidenhead and Heathrow through central London.

From 2017, the station will be operated by Transport for London.

Whilst building works at Hayes and Harlington station are taking place, drop off facilities are currently limited to the short-term car parking spaces near the entrance to Station Approach; disabled parking is however available at the station end of the road.  Stopping and parking restrictions in Station Approach are being strictly enforced by a private contractor and it is not possible to pick up or drop off passengers anywhere else along the road. Drop off arrangements for once the new station is built and the Elizabeth Line opens are still being finalised.

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SERVICES FROM HAYES & HARLINGTON

From May 2018, up to four trains an hour will run between Paddington and Heathrow.

From December 2019, when the full route opens, up to ten Elizabeth line services an hour will allow passengers from Hayes & Harlington to travel to Reading or Heathrow in the west or through the central London tunnels to Essex and southeast London.

Key Journey Times from Hayes & Harlington station

To

Current journey time (2014)

Elizabeth line journey time

Bond Street

35 mins

20 mins

Liverpool Street

47 mins

27 mins

Canary Wharf

52 mins

34 mins

Reading

41 mins

33 mins



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

200 Million passengers per year

An estimated 200 million passengers will travel on Crossrail each year