|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|
|21 May 1838||Opened (Wimbledon and Merton) with opening of the L&SWR mainline|
|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.
Services[change | change source]
The typical off-peak service frequency is:
- South West Trains
- First Capital Connect
- London Underground
- 8tph to New Addington
Gallery[change | change source]
A South West Trains service leaving platform 6.
Related pages[change | change source]
- Wimbledon Traincare depot – a little to the north of the station, on the west side of the main line tracks.
References[change | change source]
Bibliography[change | change source]
- Jackson, Alan A. (December 1966). "The Wimbledon & Sutton Railway – A late arrival on the South London suburban scene". The Railway Magazine: pp. 675–680. http://www.semgonline.com/RlyMag/WimbledonSuttonRly.pdf. Retrieved 2009-05-07.
- Rose, Douglas (1999). The London Underground, A Diagrammatic History. Douglas Rose/Capital Transport. ISBN 1-85414-219-4.
Other websites[change | change source]
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Wimbledon station.|
- London Transport Museum Photographic Archive
- Side entrance to Wimbledon station, 1955. This entrance has been rebuilt as part of the Centre Court shopping centre development.
- Pictures of both entrances to station
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