- Martins Heron railway station
Martins Heron Location Place Bracknell Local authority Bracknell Forest Operations Station code MAO Managed by South West Trains Number of platforms 2 Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage 2002/03 * 0.479 million 2004/05 * 0.523 million 2005/06 * 0.529 million 2006/07 * 0.565 million 2007/08 * 0.548 million 2008/09 * 0.519 million 2009/10 * 0.509 million History Opened 3 October 1988 National Rail - UK railway stations A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z * Annual passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Martins Heron from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Please note: methodology may vary year on year.
Martins Heron railway station is a railway station in the suburb of Martins Heron, Winkfield on the eastern edge of the town of Bracknell in Berkshire, England. It is on the London Waterloo-Reading line, between Ascot and Bracknell. The station, and all trains serving it, are operated by South West Trains
British Rail opened the station in October 1988 and it is one the most recent stations on this largely Victorian line. It is next to a Tesco supermarket, and was built as a precondition for the supermarket to be built in conjunction with the then Berkshire County Council.
The ticket office is open only in the mornings. Platforms, in common with most stations on this line, accommodate eight carriage trains. Entrances are found on both platforms, although only Platform 1 (towards Waterloo) has a ticket office with Platform 2 (towards Reading) backing on to housing and open green space.
Martins Heron is served by trains from Reading to London Waterloo, which operate every 30 minutes Monday to Sunday, with additional peak services increasing frequencies to about every 15 minutes in the evening.
It takes about 55 minutes to reach London Waterloo from Martins Heron, and 20 minutes to reach Reading.
Preceding station National Rail Following station Ascot South West Trains
Bracknell Railway stations in Berkshire Great Western Main Line Reading to Taunton line Waterloo to Reading Line North Downs Line Reading to Basingstoke Line Staines to Windsor Line Slough to Windsor & Eton LineSlough • Windsor & Eton Central Henley Branch Line Marlow Branch Line
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