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Location address: United Kingdom, Hillingdon
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West Ruislip is a Network Rail station located on Ickenham Road between Ickenham and Ruislip in western Greater London; it is served by both London Underground (LU) and National Rail trains on independent platforms. It is the western terminus of the LU Central line’s West Ruislip branch, with Ruislip Gardens as the next Underground station towards central London. National Rail services are provided by Chiltern Railways, who manage the National Rail platforms. The Central Line platforms and ticket office hall are managed by LU. The closest station on the Metropolitan line and Piccadilly line is Ickenham.
RAF West Ruislip was a Ministry of Defence site, located in Ickenham within the London Borough of Hillingdon. The base was originally built as a depot for the Royal Air Force (RAF), split by what is now the Chiltern Main Line. North of the railway was RAF Blenheim Crescent, which housed the RAF Records Office and the depot’s original personnel accommodation.