Waddon railway station

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Not to be confused with Waddon Marsh railway station.
Waddon National Rail
Waddon station building.JPG
Waddon is located in Greater London
Location of Waddon in Greater London
Location Waddon
Local authority London Borough of Croydon
Managed by Southern
Station code WDO
DfT category D
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 5
National Rail annual entry and exit
2011–12 Increase 0.628 million[1]
2012–13 Decrease 0.615 million[1]
2013–14 Increase 0.647 million[1]
2014–15 Increase 0.692 million[1]
2015–16 Decrease 0.684 million[1]
Railway companies
Original company London, Brighton & South Coast Railway
Pre-grouping London, Brighton & South Coast Railway
Post-grouping Southern Railway
Key dates
February 1863 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
WGS84 51°22′03″N 0°07′01″W / 51.3674°N 0.117°W / 51.3674; -0.117Coordinates: 51°22′03″N 0°07′01″W / 51.3674°N 0.117°W / 51.3674; -0.117
Underground sign at Westminster.jpg London Transport portal
170433 at Edinburgh Waverley.JPG UK Railways portal
View of the eastbound platform

Waddon railway station is in the London Borough of Croydon in south London. The station and all trains serving it are operated by Southern. It is in Travelcard Zone 5.

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).

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The typical off-peak service in trains per hour at the station is:[3]

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.

Some peak time trains come from and go to London Bridge direct and go to either Dorking or Guildford

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
West Croydon   Southern
Sutton & Mole Valley Lines
London Victoria to Sutton via Crystal Palace


London Buses routes 154, 157 and 289 serve the station.


  1. ^ a b c d e "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation.  Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  2. ^ Glover, John (2001). Southern Electric. Hersham: Ian Allan. p. 141. ISBN 0 7110 2807 9. 
  3. ^ GB eNRT May 2016 Edition, Table 180 (Network Rail)

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