East Dulwich railway station

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East Dulwich National Rail
East Dulwich is located in Greater London
East Dulwich
East Dulwich
Location of East Dulwich in Greater London
LocationEast Dulwich
Local authorityLondon Borough of Southwark
Managed bySouthern
Station codeEDW
DfT categoryE
Number of platforms2
Fare zone2
National Rail annual entry and exit
2013–14Increase 2.119 million[1]
2014–15Decrease 1.993 million[1]
2015–16Decrease 1.709 million[1]
2016–17Decrease 1.335 million[1]
2017–18Increase 1.447 million[1]
Key dates
1 October 1868Opened as Champion Hill
1 June 1888[2]renamed East Dulwich
Other information
External links
WGS8451°27′42″N 0°04′49″W / 51.4616°N 0.0804°W / 51.4616; -0.0804Coordinates: 51°27′42″N 0°04′49″W / 51.4616°N 0.0804°W / 51.4616; -0.0804
Underground sign at Westminster.jpg London transport portal

East Dulwich railway station is in the London Borough of Southwark in East Dulwich, south London. The station, and the trains which serve it are operated by Southern, and it is in Travelcard Zone 2, 4 miles 23 chains (6.9 km) down the line from London Bridge. The station was named Champion Hill when it first opened in 1868. It stands where Grove Vale meets Dog Kennel Hill.

View of both platforms.


A 1908 Railway Clearing House map of lines around East Dulwich railway station.

The typical off-peak service from the station is:

The off peak service was reduced in 2008 from 6tph with the 2tph Smitham service (via East Croydon) cancelled.

Additional services were introduced in December 2010 with additional services in late evenings (Mondays to Saturdays) and all day on Sundays with a consistent 4 trains per hour service to London Bridge. Additional late night services were introduced from London Bridge on Friday and Saturday nights.

The station has 2 entrances, one to each platform. The ticket office is concealed within the entrance to the "down" (southbound) platform.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Peckham Rye   Southern
London Bridge to West Croydon
and Beckenham Junction
  North Dulwich


London Buses routes 40, 42, 176, 185, 484 and P13 serve the station.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  2. ^ Chronology of London Railways by H.V.Borley
  3. ^ National Rail. "East Dulwich Station - Zone 2: Onward Travel Information" (PDF). Retrieved 6 January 2019.

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