East Dulwich railway station
|Local authority||London Borough of Southwark|
|Number of platforms||2|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
|1 October 1868||Opened as Champion Hill|
|1 June 1888||renamed East Dulwich|
|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.
The typical off-peak service from the station is:
- 4tph (trains per hour) to London Bridge via Peckham Rye
- 2tph to West Croydon via Streatham and Norbury
- 2tph to Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace
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||Following station|
London Bridge to West Croydon
and Beckenham Junction
- "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
- Chronology of London Railways by H.V.Borley
- National Rail. "East Dulwich Station - Zone 2: Onward Travel Information" (PDF). Retrieved 6 January 2019.
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