Morden Road tram stop

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Morden Road Handicapped/disabled access
Morden Road tramstop look east.JPG
Location
Place Merton Park
Local authority London Borough of Merton
Operations
Managed by Tramlink
Platforms in use 2
Date opened 2000
Transport for London
Zone 3, 4, 5, 6
Total boardings and alightings
2009-2010 0.430 million[1]
2010-2011 Increase 0.460 million[2]
Transport for London

Morden Road tram stop is a stop on the Tramlink service in the London Borough of Merton. It is on the site of the former Morden Road railway station on the Wimbledon-West Croydon line, which closed to heavy rail traffic in 1997.

The tram stop consists of a two platforms on either side of double track, linked by pedestrian level crossings. Immediately to the east of the station is a single track section which reaches as far as Phipps Bridge tram stop.

The eastbound platform is directly linked by ramp and stairway to Morden Road. The town centre of Morden lies 0.5 mi (0.80 km) to the south down Morden Road. A pedestrian entrance to the National Trust's Morden Hall Park is on Morden Road just to the south of the stop.

This station also is within walking distance of the London Underground Northern line's tube station in Morden.

Connections[edit]

London Buses Routes 93, 470 and Night Route N155 serve the station.

Layout[edit]

Side Platform
Eastbound Route 3 towards New Addington
Westbound Route 3 towards Wimbledon
Side Platform

Gallery[edit]

Coordinates: 51°24′32″N 0°11′34″W / 51.408843°N 0.192904°W / 51.408843; -0.192904

Preceding tram stop   Tramlink no-text roundel.svg Tramlink   Following tram stop
towards Wimbledon
Route 3
towards New Addington

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tram Stop Usage 2009-10 (FOI)" (XLS). Tramlink annual passenger performance 2009-2010. Transport for London. 18 August 2011. Retrieved 28 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Tramlink numbers 2010-2011" (PDF). Tramlink annual passenger performance 2010-2011. Transport for London. 28 March 2012. Retrieved 28 November 2012.