Hurst Green railway station

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Hurst Green National Rail
Hurst Green Railway Station.jpg
Location
Place Hurst Green
Local authority District of Tandridge
Grid reference TQ399513
Operations
Station code HUR
Managed by Southern
Number of platforms 2
DfT category E
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  0.447 million
2005/06 Increase 0.483 million
2006/07 Increase 0.522 million
2007/08 Increase 0.567 million
2008/09 Decrease 0.564 million
2009/10 Increase 0.570 million
2010/11 Increase 0.599 million
2011/12 Increase 0.622 million
2012/13 Increase 0.630 million
2013/14 Increase 0.641 million
History
1 June 1907 Opened (Hurst Green Halt)
12 June 1961 New station opened to replace Halt
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Hurst Green from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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A 1910 Railway Clearing House map of lines around Hurst Green railway station.

Hurst Green railway station serves Hurst Green in Surrey, in England. Train services from the station are provided by Southern, and the station is on the Oxted Line.

On the London-bound platform is a manned ticket office (staffed for most of the day) and a self-service passenger-operated ticket machine is located outside the station on the London-bound side. A self-service PERTIS (permit to travel) passenger-operated coin-in-the-slot ticket machine is available on London-bound Platform 1 for use when the ticket office is closed.

Services[edit]

The typical off-peak service is:

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Oxted   Southern
Oxted Line
East Grinstead line
  Lingfield
  Southern
Oxted Line
Uckfield line
  Edenbridge Town

History[edit]

The original Hurst Green Halt opened 1 June 1907 with short wooden platforms It was sited between the road bridge and the junction between the East Grinstead/Uckfield lines. This halt was closed on 12 June 1961 and the present station was opened on the northside of the bridge. It now serves as a main station on the Oxted Line.[1] Opened under the Southern Region of BR.

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Coordinates: 51°14′38″N 0°00′14″E / 51.244°N 0.004°E / 51.244; 0.004