Wimbledon station facts for kids
|Local authority||London Borough of Merton|
|Managed by||South West Trains|
|Number of platforms||10|
|London Underground annual entry and exit|
|National Rail annual entry and exit|
|22 October 1855||Opened (W&CR to Croydon)|
|1 October 1868||Opened (TM&WR to Tooting)|
|21 November 1881||Resited on the opposite site of Wimbledon Bridge|
|3 June 1889||Opened (L&SWR/District to Putney)|
|1 June 1909||Renamed (Wimbledon)|
|7 July 1929||Opened (SR to South Merton)|
|2 June 1997||Closed (Railtrack to Croydon)|
|30 May 2000||Reopened (Tramlink to Croydon)|
|Lists of stations|
Wimbledon station is a National Rail, London Underground, and Tramlink station in Wimbledon in the London Borough of Merton. It is the only London station that provides an interchange between rail, Underground, and Tramlink services. The station serves as a junction for services from London Underground's District line and National Rail operators (South West Trains and First Capital Connect), as well as Tramlink route 3. Some early morning services on the First Capital Connect route are provided by Southern. The station is in Travelcard Zone 3.
The typical off-peak service frequency is:
- South West Trains
- First Capital Connect
- 2tph to Luton
- 2tph to Sutton
- London Underground
- 6tph to Upminster via Tower Hill
- 6tph to Edgware Road via High Street Kensington
- 8tph to New Addington
A South West Trains service leaving platform 6.
- Wimbledon Traincare depot – a little to the north of the station, on the west side of the main line tracks.
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