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Trains to Sanderstead

Sanderstead railway station is in the London Borough of Croydon in South London and serves the neighbourhood of Purley along with the nearby Purley Oaks station. It was opened in the late-19th century by the then London, Brighton and South Coast Railway between South Croydon and East Grinstead along the Oxted Line. Sadly, the original buildings were destroyed by a fire in the mid ‘80s though new brick buildings were constructed a year later. It sits within the Travelcard Zone 6, so Oyster cards are permitted for use on London-bound travel. There is a ticket office open during weekdays as well as self-service machines and other facilities like a footbridge connecting the two platforms and digital displays. It’s managed by Southern and serves more than a million passengers a year. There are two departures an hour direct to London Victoria in 23 minutes and southbound to East Grinstead in 35 minutes.

When you reach Sanderstead, you could make a beeline one of the several parks that dot South Croydon like South Croydon Recreation Ground or Wettern Tree Gardens. Alternatively, head a little south with your clubs to tee off at the sunny Purley Downs Golf Club.

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

Station details & facilities

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

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09:15

Sanderstead

Southern

Plat. 2

Station Due 09:33

09:39

Sanderstead

Southern

Plat. 1

On time

09:45

Sanderstead

Southern

Plat. 2

Delayed

09:48

Sanderstead

Thameslink

Plat. 1

On time

10:09

Sanderstead

Southern

Plat. 1

On time

10:15

Sanderstead

Southern

Plat. 2

On time

10:39

Sanderstead

Southern

Plat. 1

Station Due 10:43

10:45

Sanderstead

Southern

Plat. 2

On time

11:09

Sanderstead

Southern

Plat. 1

On time

11:15

Sanderstead

Southern

Plat. 2

On time

09:15

East Grinstead

Southern

Plat. 2

Station Leaving 09:34

09:39

London Victoria

Southern

Plat. 1

On time

09:45

East Grinstead

Southern

Plat. 2

Delayed

09:48

London Bridge

Thameslink

Plat. 1

On time

10:09

London Victoria

Southern

Plat. 1

On time

10:15

East Grinstead

Southern

Plat. 2

On time

10:39

London Victoria

Southern

Plat. 1

Station Leaving 10:43

10:45

East Grinstead

Southern

Plat. 2

On time

11:09

London Victoria

Southern

Plat. 1

On time

11:15

East Grinstead

Southern

Plat. 2

On time

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