King George V DLR station

Docklands Light Railway station

King George V DLR station is a station on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) which opened on 2 December 2005. It is named after the King George V Dock, nearby. Until January 2009, it served as a temporary terminus for the King George V branch of DLR but the line has since been extended under the River Thames to Woolwich Arsenal.[5]

King George V Docklands Light Railway
King George V DLR stn look west.JPG
King George V DLR stn look west.
King George V is located in Greater London
King George V
King George V
Location of King George V in Greater London
LocationNorth Woolwich
Local authorityLondon Borough of Newham
Managed byDocklands Light Railway
Number of platforms2
Fare zone3
DLR annual boardings and alightings
2012Increase 1.410 million[2]
2013Increase 1.519 million[3]
2014Decrease 1.482 million[3]
2015Increase 1.566 million[3]
2016Increase 1.645 million[4]
Key dates
2 December 2005Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
WGS8451°30′07″N 0°03′46″E / 51.501972°N 0.062778°E / 51.501972; 0.062778Coordinates: 51°30′07″N 0°03′46″E / 51.501972°N 0.062778°E / 51.501972; 0.062778

The station is in the London Borough of Newham and is in Travelcard Zone 3.



  1. Tube Map
  2. Transport for London (12 February 2013). "Freedom of Information DLR usage 1213". Transport for London. Retrieved 10 November 2013.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Up-to-date DLR entry/exit statistics for each station" (XLSX). What Do They Know. Transport for London. 18 March 2016. Retrieved 2 April 2016.
  4. "Passenger Numbers - Docklands Light Railway Limited" (XLSX (after downloading zip)). What Do They Know. Transport for London. 8 June 2017. Retrieved 11 September 2017.
  5. "Government Approves DLR Woolwich Extension". Transport for London. 2004-02-26. Retrieved 2007-09-27. Check date values in: |date= (help)

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Preceding station     DLR   Following station
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Docklands Light Railway