Waddon railway station
Location of Waddon in Greater London
|Local authority||London Borough of Croydon|
|Number of platforms||2|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
|Original company||London, Brighton & South Coast Railway|
|Pre-grouping||London, Brighton & South Coast Railway|
|Lists of stations|
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The station is staffed from early morning (5:45 weekdays / 6:10 Sat / 7:00 Sun) until late night (00:15 Weekdays / 01:00 Fri & Sat / 00:20 Sun). The station is still accessible when the ticket hall is closed via a side gate in the car park on Epsom Road.(A232).
Accidents and incidents
- On 4 November 1942, two electric multiple units were in collision due to a signalman's error. Two people were killed.
The typical off-peak service in trains per hour at the station is:
- 6 to London Victoria of which:
- 4 to Sutton,
- 1 to Epsom,
- 1 to Epsom Downs.
This station also used to have a frequent train service to London Bridge and the City; however this service now only operates during the weekday commuter peaks. At other times, passengers must change at either West Croydon or Norwood Junction.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
Sutton & Mole Valley Lines
London Victoria to Sutton via Crystal Palace
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