If you must travel, travel safely. For contactless travel, use digital tickets on your phone.

London North Eastern Railway
Great Western Railway

The best prices from hundreds of train and coach companies

Join millions of people who use us every day

Travel to thousands of destinations in 45 countries

Penge West train station is situated in Bromley, in south-east London. It is within walking distance of Crystal Palace Park and two other local stations: Penge East and Crystal Palace. Four trains per hour depart from Penge West in each direction, with direct services to London Bridge taking 21 minutes.

The station originally opened in 1839, next to a level crossing over the High Street. It closed in 1841 and reopened in 1863 in response to a growing demand from the local population and visitors to the Crystal Palace. It was called simply ‘Penge’ until 1923 when the two local stations were renamed ‘Penge East’ and ‘Penge West’. The Crystal Palace Dinosaurs are a short walk from Penge West train station. Created in 1854, they were made to celebrate the removal of the Crystal Palace to this site after the end of the Great Exhibition. Today, they are Grade 1 listed and free to visit.

The station itself has two platforms, with seats, shelters and toilet facilities. There is step free access to platform one but platform two is over a footbridge with steps each side. A staffed ticket office and self-service ticket machine are located on platform one. The station is also served by London Buses on routes 176, 197, 227 and 354.

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Penge West station.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays07:00 - 11:00
Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayAvailable
Oyster topupAvailable
Oyster validatorAvailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Travel card zoneZone 4
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Nearest station with more facilities

Norwood Junction

ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

 

Call Southern Trains Customer Services 08451 272920 for issues related to Southern train services.

Call London Overground Customer Services 0845 601 4867 for issues related to London Overground trains, station staff and facilities.

 

Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces8
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Platform 1
Cycle storage notes<p>Council facility</p>
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Step free access to Ticket Office and platform 1 (to London Bridge) only. Footbridge with steps to platform 2 (to Croydon). Nearest step-free staffed station is East Croydon

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


Find station details and facilities information for Penge West. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Penge West station, helping you to plan your next journey.

Departures and arrivals from Penge West

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Penge West station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to West CroydonLondon Overground11:592Late
to Coulsdon TownSouthern12:012On time
to London BridgeSouthern12:081On time
to Highbury & IslingtonLondon Overground12:111On time
to West CroydonLondon Overground12:282On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Highbury & IslingtonLondon Overground11:582On time
from London BridgeSouthern12:012On time
from Coulsdon TownSouthern12:081On time
from West CroydonLondon Overground12:111On time
from Highbury & IslingtonLondon Overground12:282On time
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in . Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

Europe’s leading train and coach app

We help customers across Europe make more than 172,000 smarter journeys every day.