|Type||Commuter rail, Suburban rail|
|Termini||London Cannon Street
London Charing Cross
|Opening||8 February 1836|
|Rolling stock||British Rail Class 376
British Rail Class 465
British Rail Class 466
|Line length||3.08 miles (4.95 km)|
|No. of tracks||2|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in) standard gauge|
|Electrification||750 DC third rail|
|Operating speed||60 mph (96.5 km/h)|
Passenger services on the line are operated by Southeastern using Class 376, 465 & 466 trains.
The current service pattern (as of December 2009[update]) is as follows:
Off-peak & Saturday:
- 2tph between London Cannon Street & Dartford
- 2tph between London Cannon Street & Slade Green
- 2tph between London Cannon Street & Slade Green via Greenwich, continuing to London Cannon Street via Dartford Loop Line
From December 2014, Greenwich Line services will generally unable to serve London Charing Cross. This is due to the Thameslink Programme that will form a barrier between Deptford and the London Charing Cross platforms at London Bridge. London Cannon Street is planned to be open at all times from December 2014 for services from this line and New Cross.
- Quail Map 5 - England South [page 3] Sept 2002 (Retrieved 2011-12-17)
- Network Rail (August 2001). Southern Zone Route Sectional Appendix. Module SA. p. 1/123 SO290. SO/SA/001A.
- "First major changes for passengers as London Bridge redevelopment gathers pace". 2013-05-16. Retrieved 20 June 2013.
- "Southeastern consults on changes to timetable in December 2014". 2013-12-17. Retrieved 21 December 2013.