- Maida Vale tube station
Location of Maida Vale in Central London
Location Maida Vale Local authority City of Westminster Managed by London Underground Number of platforms 2 Fare zone 2 London Underground annual entry and exit 2008 3.210 million 2009 3.161 million 2010 3.070 million 1915 Opened List of stations Underground · National Rail
Maida Vale tube station is a London Underground station in Maida Vale in inner north-west London. The station is on the Bakerloo Line, between Kilburn Park and Warwick Avenue stations, and is in Travelcard Zone 2.
The station is 'Grade II' listed building being of architectural and historic interest. In 2009 the station won a National Railway Heritage Award, in the London Regional category, for the successful modernisation of an historic station.
In popular culture
The station surface building and the distinctive staircase mosaics feature in Alfred Hitchcock's 1927 film Downhill, as well as the 1982 film Runners, written by Stephen Poliakoff. Both films feature shots down the escalators, those in the earlier production being the original wooden versions.
- ^ a b c "Customer metrics: entries and exits". London Underground performance update. Transport for London. 2003-2010. http://www.tfl.gov.uk/tfl/corporate/modesoftransport/tube/performance/default.asp?onload=entryexit. Retrieved 8 May 2011.
- ^ http://www.tfl.gov.uk/corporate/media/newscentre/13739.aspx
- London's Transport Museum Photographic Archive
Preceding station London Underground Following stationtowards Harrow & Wealdstone Bakerloo linetowards Elephant & Castle Bakerloo line StationsBaker Street · Charing Cross · Edgware Road · Elephant and Castle (100m) · Embankment · Harlesden · Harrow and Wealdstone · Kensal Green · Kenton · Kilburn Park · Lambeth North · Maida Vale ·
Marylebone · North Wembley · Oxford Circus · Paddington · Piccadilly Circus · Queens Park · Regents Park · South Kenton · Stonebridge Park · Warwick Avenue · Waterloo · Wembley Central · Willesden Junction
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Rolling stock HistoryFormer companiesBaker Street & Waterloo Railway · Underground Electric Railways Company of LondonFormer stations now served by London OvergroundFormer stations now served by Jubilee LineFormer rolling stockAbandoned plans
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