Centrale tram stop

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Centrale
Tramlink
Centrale tramstop southern entrance.JPG
Centrale tram stop with the eponymous shopping centre in the background
Location Tamworth Road,
Croydon
United Kingdom
Operated by Tramlink
Platforms 1
Construction
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone London fare zones 3, 4, 5 and 6
History
Opened 10 December 2005
Traffic
Passengers (2009–10) 0.610 million total boardings and alightings[1]
Passengers (2010–11) 0.656 million total boardings and alightings[2]

Centrale tram stop is a stop on the Tramlink service in Croydon town centre, serving the Centrale shopping centre. The tram stop was provided and paid for as part of the development of the shopping centre.

The stop operates as a transport interchange with trams stopping on one side of the platform and local buses on the other. Centrale, West Croydon and East Croydon, operate as Tramlink interchanges within the 'Croydon Loop'.

Connections[edit]

London Buses routes 157; 264; 407; 410 and 455 serve the tram stop.

History[edit]

Centrale platform signage

On 2 April 2004, The new Centrale shopping centre opened in central Croydon. The facility included a new 1000-space car park, the entrance to which is near the current stop. A tram stop was planned to service the new shopping centre and this was opened on 10 December 2005.


Preceding tram stop   Tramlink no-text roundel.svg Tramlink   Following tram stop
One-way operation
Route 1
towards Elmers End
Route 2
One-way operation
Route 3
towards New Addington
Route 4
towards Elmers End


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. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 51°22′33″N 0°06′14″W / 51.3758°N 0.1039°W / 51.3758; -0.1039