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During the 19th century, East Dulwich became a high-density residential area, with two new estates - Friern Manor Farm and Bower-Smith - providing for reasonably well-off workers who could only afford to live on the outskirts of London. When rail arrived in 1868, it introduced yet more people to the area. Today it's cosmopolitan suburb with brilliant transport links to the capital - the station is in Travelcard Zone 2 and offers four trains per hour to London Bridge. East Dulwich sits between the affluent Dulwich Village and the hustle and bustle of trendy Peckham, and enjoys the perfect mix of both. Locals love it for its long, leafy streets brimming with independent shops and bars, most notably on the popular Lordship Lane. Dulwich Leisure Centre, Dulwich Library and Dulwich Picture Gallery are other local landmarks. Sydenham Hill Wood is also worth a wander - look out for the disused railway tunnel that is now a protected bat roost.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Friday Saturday 06:00 - 00:50
Sunday 07:00 - 00:00
Monday Tuesday Wednesday 06:00 - 00:20
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 2
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
ToiletsUnavailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces16
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
By entrance to platform 1 .
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Steep ramp to Platform 1 (to London Bridge).  Steps and steep ramp to Platform 2 (to Tulse Hill).

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

For information contact local taxi companies, details of which can be found at www.traintaxi.co.uk.

East Dulwich station has two entrances off Grove Vale. The southern entrance has a ticket machine outside, and leads directly onto platform 1 via a ramp. The northern entrance leads into the small ticket hall and down to platform 2, again via a ramp. There are shelters on both platforms, and bike storage on platform 1. While the station does have step-free access, its ramps have steep gradients - some wheelchair users may need assistance to negotiate them.

Departures and arrivals from East Dulwich

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into East Dulwich station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to CaterhamSouthern09:28On time
to London BridgeSouthern09:381On time
to Beckenham JunctionSouthern09:442On time
to London BridgeSouthern09:53On time
to CaterhamSouthern09:58On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London BridgeSouthern09:28On time
from Beckenham JunctionSouthern09:381On time
from London BridgeSouthern09:442On time
from CaterhamSouthern09:53On time
from London BridgeSouthern09:58On time
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