Pevensey & Westham railway station
|Pevensey and Westham|
|Number of platforms||2|
|Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
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|Annual rail passenger usage*|
|Key dates||Opened 27 June 1846|
|National Rail – UK railway stations|
|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Pevensey and Westham from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
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Pevensey & Westham railway station serves the villages of Pevensey and Westham in East Sussex, England. It is on the East Coastway Line, and train services are provided by Southern. The station is located around 4 miles from Eastbourne town centre, and is one of 4 stations serving the town (the others being Polegate, Hampden Park and Eastbourne).
The station opened as Westham and Pevensey on 27 June 1846 with the opening of the line between Lewes and St.Leonards (Bulverhythe). It was renamed Pevensey & Westham in January 1851 but in November 1851 was renamed Pevensey until January 1890 when it received its present name. Electric trains began serving the station in 1935. The signal box closed in 2015 when new signalling was introduced controlled from Three Bridges Regional Operations Centre.
The typical off-peak service from the station is:
In addition there are additional peak services to Ashford International.
On Sunday the typical service is:
- 1tph to London Victoria (semi-fast via Eastbourne)
- 1tph to Ore (stopping)
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
East Coastway Line
Pevensey Bay (limited peak service)
Cooden Beach (on Sundays)
- Southern Region Record by R.H.Clark