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Located just over 4 miles outside of Paddington on the Great Western Main Line.
Railway type and traffic
There is an range of passenger services running through the station, this includes: First Great Western 125s and 180s, Thames Trains 168's, Heathrow Express 332s. There is also a range of freight passing through which joins the line from the North London Line via a curve at the east end of the station To the west of the station is a large yard that hosts a number of stone trains.
Link to Real Time Trains
RTT Link Acton Main Line This link should be close to the location, but may not be the actual location so please check the page. This link will take you to what is happening 'around now'. Dates and times can be changed at the top of the page.
The station is open (has no ticket barriers ) and is situated in a busy area of west London.
From the A40, in Acton, head south onto Horn Lane and the station is on your left.
Trains pass at very high speed through the platforms. The station is bordered at the east end by a large over bridge and a large yard to the west. There is also a freight avoiding line to the north of the platforms, which is behind a set of iron railings.
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