Richmond Park is an interesting one, going all the way from Zone 3 in the north and east, to Zone 4 in the west and Zone 6 in the south.
Richmond station (London)
|Number of platforms||7|
|London Underground annual entry and exit|
Transport for London (TfL) today announced the locations of 30 new shops and newsagents where people can now buy and top-up Oyster across Richmond upon Thames.
Richmond station is a National Rail and London Underground station managed by South West Trains. It is on the South West Trains Waterloo to Reading line, the London Underground District line and also the London Overground North London Line.
Richmond upon Thames is one of the most affluent areas in London. It is the most expensive borough among London outskirt boroughs, and has a similar housing price to Islington.
The travelcard that is included with the London Pass package can be used within Zones 1-6 on London’s local buses, London Underground , National Rail Trains, Docklands Light Rail , and the Tramlink .
Within London, all London Underground , National Rail , London Overground , TfL Rail and Docklands Light Railway stations are assigned to six fare zones. Fare zone 1 covers the central area and fare zones 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 form concentric rings around it.
Living in Twickenham is considered highly desirable and house prices are high. At our end of town we’re closer to Richmond Upon Thames than Twickenham town centre. We can walk here, to up-market Richmond , within 5 minutes. Or stroll into Twickenham for the library and the shops within 10.
Richmond has seven platforms, 1 and 2 are used for mainline South West Trains services, 3 and 4 are mainly for London Overground services and 5, 6 and 7 for London Underground trains. Step – free access to all platforms is via staff-operated lifts. Toilets are located on the lower concourse.
As a general rule a Travelcard is more expensive than an Oyster card or Contactless payment card . The exception is if you make 3 or more journeys for 6 days or more within a 7 day period. Otherwise an Oyster on a Pay As You Go basis or a Contactless payment card is cheaper .
LONDON TRAVELCARD PRICES(prices are controlled by TFL and subject to change)
|Select type||Day Anytime Price||Off Peak Day Price|
|Adult Zones 1-2||£12.70||£12.70|
|Adult Zones 1-4||£12.70||£12.70|
|Adult Zones 1-6||£18.10||£12.60|
Price caps for Oyster & contactless card payments, compared to Travelcard prices – 2020
|Zones||Oyster daily cap||7-day cap**|
Oyster on Southern services The fare is automatically deducted from your card . You can use Oyster card on all Southern trains within the London Fare Zones (zones 1-6) – as well as on buses, Tubes, Trams, the Docklands Light Railway, London Overground and most National Rail services in London.
You can get an Oyster card : Online with a contactless and Oyster account, if you live in the UK. At Oyster Ticket Stops in many newsagents in London. At all Tube, London Overground and most TfL Rail stations. Some DLR and National Rail stations. At Visitor Centres. At the Tramlink Shop in Croydon.