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Waddon railway station

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Waddon National Rail
Location of Waddon in Greater London
Local authorityLondon Borough of Croydon
Managed bySouthern
Station codeWDO
DfT categoryD
Number of platforms2
Fare zone5
National Rail annual entry and exit
2013–14Increase 0.647 million[1]
2014–15Increase 0.692 million[1]
2015–16Decrease 0.684 million[1]
2016–17Decrease 0.627 million[1]
2017–18Decrease 0.602 million[1]
Railway companies
Original companyLondon, Brighton & South Coast Railway
Pre-groupingLondon, Brighton & South Coast Railway
Post-groupingSouthern Railway
Key dates
February 1863Opened
Other information
External links
WGS8451°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
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View of the eastbound platform
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, between West Croydon and Wallington, and is 11 miles 40 chains (18.51 km) down the line from London Bridge measured via Forest Hill.[2]

Accidents and incidents


The typical off-peak service (Monday to Saturday) from the station is:[4]

There are direct services to Dorking and Guildford during weekday mornings and evenings. There are also direct services to Dulwich, Peckham Rye, and Streatham during the weekday mornings only.

Sunday service:

Preceding station
National Rail
Following station
West Croydon   Southern
Sutton & Mole Valley Lines


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. ^ Yonge, John (November 2008) [1994]. Jacobs, Gerald (ed.). Railway Track Diagrams 5: Southern & TfL (3rd ed.). Bradford on Avon: Trackmaps. map 22. ISBN 978-0-9549866-4-3.
  3. ^ Glover, John (2001). Southern Electric. Hersham: Ian Allan. p. 141. ISBN 0 7110 2807 9.
  4. ^ https://www.networkrail.co.uk/running-the-railway/timetabling/electronic-national-rail-timetable/ (Timetable No. 172, May 2018)
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