Syon Lane railway station

Syon Lane National Rail
Syon Lane
Location of Syon Lane in Greater London
Location Brentford
Local authority London Borough of Hounslow
Managed by South West Trains
Owner Network Rail
Station code SYL
DfT category F1
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 4
National Rail annual entry and exit
2008–09 Decrease 0.676 million[1]
2009–10 Increase 0.711 million[1]
2010–11 Increase 0.819 million[1]
2011–12 Increase 0.905 million[1]
2012–13 Increase 0.975 million[1]
2013–14 Increase 1.042 million[1]
2014–15 Increase 1.157 million[1]
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WGS84 51°28′54″N 0°19′29″W / 51.4818°N 0.3248°W / 51.4818; -0.3248Coordinates: 51°28′54″N 0°19′29″W / 51.4818°N 0.3248°W / 51.4818; -0.3248
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Syon Lane railway station, on the Hounslow Loop Line, is in the London Borough of Hounslow in west London. It is in Travelcard Zone 4. The station and all trains serving it are operated by South West Trains. It was opened in 1931 by the Southern Railway.[2]

The station, which has no building apart from a passenger shelter on each platform, is on Syon Lane, which crosses the Great West Road at Gillette Corner. The two platforms are accessed by separate steps from the bridge carrying Syon Lane, with another entrance on the eastbound platform leading from Rothbury Gardens. Hounslow Council proposed that the Hounslow Loop Line be part of the Crossrail route with Crossrail trains calling at Syon Lane station.[3] but this was not included in the final route presented to Parliament in 2008.


The typical off-peak service from the station in trains per hour is:

On Sundays, there are two trains per hour from Waterloo, one of which continues to Woking while the other continues to Twickenham and Kingston.

Preceding station National Rail Following station
Brentford   South West Trains
Hounslow Loop Line


London Buses route H28 serves the station.


  1. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  2. M R Bonavia The History of the Southern Railway Unwin Hyman, 1987 ISBN 0-04-385107-X, p64
  3. A4
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