Bromley South railway station

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Bromley South National Rail
Bromley South station - - 937533.jpg
Bromley South is located in Greater London
Bromley South
Bromley South
Location of Bromley South in Greater London
Location Bromley
Local authority London Borough of Bromley
Managed by Southeastern
Station code BMS
DfT category B
Number of platforms 4
Accessible Yes
Fare zone 5
OSI Bromley North National Rail [1]
National Rail annual entry and exit
2007–08 Increase 6.048 million[2]
2008–09 Decrease 5.796 million[2]
2009–10 Decrease 5.538 million[2]
2010–11 Increase 5.764 million[2]
2011–12 Increase 5.867 million[2]
— interchange 706,866[2]
2012–13 Increase 6.014 million[2]
— interchange Increase 730,651[2]
2013–14 Increase 6.869 million[2]
— interchange Increase 783,436[2]
Key dates
22 November 1858 Opened (Bromley Common)
1859 Renamed (Bromley)
1 July 1899 Renamed (Bromley South)
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
London Transport portal
UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°24′00″N 0°01′01″E / 51.4°N 0.017°E / 51.4; 0.017

Bromley South railway station is a major station on the Chatham Main Line in Greater London within the London Borough of Bromley. Serving the major suburban town of Bromley, it is in Travelcard Zone 5, and it is managed by Southeastern.


Bromley South station is located in Bromley High Street. It is 10.9 miles (17.5 km) from London Victoria - the 11-mile milepost is a short distance east of the station.


Services are run by Southeastern, and Thameslink .

The typical off-peak train service is:

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Denmark Hill
London Victoria
Chatham Main Line
  St. Mary Cray
Maidstone East Line
Shortlands   Southeastern
Victoria - Sevenoaks
Shortlands   Thameslink
Sevenoaks Line


The station has 4 platforms, platform 1 being for stopping services to Central London via Herne Hill or Catford, platform 2 for services to Orpington or Sevenoaks via Swanley, platform 3 for non-stop services to London Victoria and platform 4 for services to Ramsgate and Dover Priory, Ashford International or Gillingham.


London Buses routes 119, 138, 146, 162, 208, 261, 246, 314, 320, 336, 352, 358 and 367 and night routes N3 and N47 serve the station.

See also[edit]

Bromley South in 1961


  1. ^ "Out of Station Interchanges" (Microsoft Excel). Transport for London. May 2010. Archived from the original on 2012-03-12. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation.  Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.

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