LONDON TRAIN SERVICES AND STATIONS

CHARING CROSS STATION

Historically the South Eastern Railway.


LINES

MAIN LINE: Charing Cross-Sevenoaks-Ashford-Dover and beyond
4 tracks Charing Cross-Orpington, 2 tracks beyond

From north to south, pairs of tracks identified as Slow, Fast.

Additional Lines:

Hastings (certain tunnels 1 track)
Maidstone (Paddock Wood-Maidstone West)
Canterbury (Ashford-Ramsgate)
Deal (Dover-Ramsgate)
Bromley North

All lines 2 tracks unless noted. All lines DC electrification.

NORTH KENT LINE: St. Johns-Woolwich-Dartford-Strood-Maidstone West
2 tracks St. Johns-Maidstone West

Additional Lines:

Greenwich Loop
Bexleyheath Loop
Dartford Loop (from Hither Green)
Mid Kent (Hayes)

All lines 2 tracks unless noted. All lines DC electrification.


TYPICAL TRACK ASSIGNMENTS

Number Of Platforms/Tracks: 6
Platforms numbered north to south

Platform 1-3 - Slow Line
Platform 4-6 - Fast Line

East of Charing Cross Station, the distinction between the Fast Line and the Slow Line ends east of the Waterloo East station. And faster or slower trains might not necessarily assigned to these different lines.


LINKS

Charing Cross Station
Wikipedia link containing further station information and history.


GOOGLE MAPS

Zoomable Google Maps along the various lines.