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.
London is divided into 1 –9 zones *, but most of it fits into zones 1 –6. Central London is zone 1 , zone 2 is the ring around zone 1 , zone 3 is the ring around 2 and so on. You can travel by bus all over London ( zones 1 –6) with any Travelcard.
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.
Canary Wharf is a London Underground station at Canary Wharf and is on the Jubilee line, between Canada Water and North Greenwich . The station is located in Travelcard Zone 2 and was opened on 17 September 1999 as part of the Jubilee Line Extension.
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.
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.
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.
Zone 2 are based around Peckham in south-east London, whose rivals are Moscow 17.
Every London Underground line—except for the Waterloo & City line—has stations in zone 2 . It was created on 22 May 1983 and extends from approximately 2 to 5 miles (3 to 8 km) from Piccadilly Circus.
Take the train to the Richmond – Main Street Station (RVM) if you want to be in the heart of the city, or to the Richmond – Staples Mill Road Station (RVR), where you’re just a cab ride away.
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.
The toilets are located in the platform level Concourse area. The National key toilets are located at the platform level Concourse area; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
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 .
Fare zone 1 is the central zone of Transport for London’s zonal fare system used by the London Underground, London Overground, Docklands Light Railway and National Rail.
LONDON TRAVELCARD PRICES(prices are controlled by TFL and subject to change)
|Select type||7 Day Price|
|Adult Zones 1-2||£35.10|
|Adult Zones 1-3||£41.20|
|Adult Zones 1-4||£50.50|
|Adult Zones 1-5||£60.00|