Whyteleafe South railway station
Whyteleafe South railway station serves part of the suburban village of Whyteleafe in the district of Tandridge, Surrey, England. The station and all trains serving it are operated by Southern, and it is on the Caterham Line 18 miles 18 chains (29.3 km) from Charing Cross.
|Local authority||District of Tandridge|
|Number of platforms||2|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
|5 August 1856||Opened as Warlingham|
|11 June 1956||renamed Whyteleafe South|
|London transport portal|
There are three railway stations in the village, the others being Whyteleafe, and Upper Warlingham on the Oxted Line. This station was named Warlingham until 11 June 1956; its single-storey main buildings are on the Down side. The narrow gabled station house still exists.
On the Caterham-bound platform 2 is a manned ticket office (staffed for only part of the day) and a self-service passenger-operated ticket machine. There is a second self-service passenger-operated ticket machine on London-bound Platform 1.
As of December 2019, the typical off peak service in trains per hour is:
- 4 tph to London Bridge (2 of these run fast from East Croydon and 2 are stopping services via Peckham Rye)
- 4 tph to Caterham
There are also trains to London Victoria during the peak hours.
On Sundays, the service is reduced to 2 tph and the service to London Bridge calls at all stations via Forest Hill.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
- "London and South East" (PDF). National Rail. September 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 March 2009.
- "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation. Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
- "Timetable 32: London - Caterham" (PDF). Southern, December 2019.
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