Wallington railway station

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Wallington National Rail
Wallington station main building.JPG
Wallington is located in Greater London
Wallington
Wallington
Location of Wallington in Greater London
Location Wallington
Local authority London Borough of Sutton
Managed by Southern
Station code WLT
Number of platforms 2
Accessible Yes [1]
Fare zone 5
National Rail annual entry and exit
2004–05  1.364 million[2]
2005–06 Decrease 1.286 million[2]
2006–07 Increase 1.921 million[2]
2007–08 Increase 1.961 million[2]
2008–09 Decrease 1.823 million[2]
2009–10 Decrease 1.772 million[2]
2010–11 Increase 1.848 million[2]
2011–12 Increase 1.958 million[2]
2012–13 Increase 2.072 million[2]
Key dates
10 May 1847 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
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Portal icon UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°21′33″N 0°09′12″W / 51.3592°N 0.1533°W / 51.3592; -0.1533
View of the eastbound platform and side entrance.

Wallington railway station is in the London Borough of Sutton in south London. The station, and all trains serving it, is operated by Southern, and is in Travelcard Zone 5.

The station opened on 10 May 1847 by the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway as 'Carshalton' on the new Croydon to Epsom railway and was renamed to 'Wallington' in 1868 when the new Carshalton railway station opened in Carshalton village. During 2009 some renovations to the station were undertaken, including platform raising.

Ticket barriers are in operation at this station.

Service[edit]

The typical off-peak service from the station is:

This station also used to have a frequent train service to London Bridge and the City, however, this service was withdrawn with the exception of a couple of through trains at rush hour.

There are also limited peak hour direct weekday services to/from London Bridge, Guildford and Dorking.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Waddon   Southern
Sutton & Mole Valley Lines
London Victoria to Sutton via Crystal Palace
  Carshalton Beeches

Connections[edit]

London Buses routes 463; S4 and school routes 612 (Non TFL) and 627 serve the station.

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "London and South East" (pdf). National Rail Enquiries. National Rail. September 2006. Archived from the original on 6 March 2009. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation.  Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.