Hever railway station

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Hever National Rail
Hever Railway Station.jpg
Location
Place Hever
Local authority District of Sevenoaks
Grid reference TQ465445
Operations
Station code HEV
Managed by Southern
Number of platforms 2
DfT category F2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2011/12 Decrease 33,576
2012/13 Increase 35,698
2013/14 Increase 38,500
2014/15 Decrease 37,846
2015/16 Increase 40,026
History
Key dates Opened 1 October 1888 (1 October 1888)
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Hever from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Hever railway station serves Hever in Kent, in England. Train services from the station are provided by Southern, and the station is on the Uckfield branch of the Oxted Line.

Hever Castle is around a 1 mile (1.6 km) walk from the station.

History[edit]

The station was opened by the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway on 1 October 1888. It passed onto the Southern Railway in 1923 and to British Railways in 1948. The signal box was built into the station building and remained in use until the line was resignalled in January 1990 when the station was destaffed.

Services[edit]

The typical off-peak service is one train per hour to London Bridge via Oxted and one train per hour to Uckfield.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Edenbridge Town   Southern
Oxted Line
Uckfield branch
  Cowden

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Coordinates: 51°10′52″N 0°05′42″E / 51.181°N 0.095°E / 51.181; 0.095