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Penge East train station serves the Penge and Sydenham districts of south-east London with trains on the Chatham Main Line. The station is in Travelcard Zone 4, just over 7 miles from London Victoria, and is managed and operated by Southeastern. It is a short walk away from Penge West train station. Weekday trains from Penge East depart four times an hour in each direction to London Victoria and Bromley South, with fastest journey times of 18 minutes and 10 minutes respectively. Sunday services reduce to twice an hour.

Built in 1863, Penge East train station was originally named Penge (LCDR) and Penge Lane before assuming its current name in 1923. The footbridge which crosses the line today was added in the 1880s as a replacement for an earlier level crossing. The original yellow brick station building at Penge East is Grade II listed.

Penge East station has two platforms with sheltered seating areas and a waiting room. Both sides have separate entrances which are suitable for wheelchairs and the footbridge over the line connects them. There is a staffed ticket office and self-service ticket machines, a vending machine and a toilet on platform 1. Several London Bus services provide local onward connections.

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Being staffed may mean there is only staff in the ticket office, who may not always be available to assist - booking is recommended
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:10 - 19:30
Saturday 06:40 - 19:30
Sunday 08:10 - 15:40
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayAvailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 4
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces20
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
both sides
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes
Platforms step free. Ticket Office is step free, car park is step free.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are not available

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Departures and arrivals from Penge East

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Penge East station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London VictoriaSoutheastern04:59On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern05:441On time
to OrpingtonSoutheastern05:462On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern06:141On time
to OrpingtonSoutheastern06:162On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from SwanleySoutheastern04:59On time
from OrpingtonSoutheastern05:441On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern05:452On time
from OrpingtonSoutheastern06:141On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern06:152On time
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