Birkbeck station | address, map, train times and news

Which London travel zone is Birkbeck station in?

Birkbeck is in London TravelZone: 4

Station Address
Birkbeck station,
Elmers End Road,
PostcodeBR3 4TA

Lines Served

National Rail

  • Southern
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Station facilities

Local travel options

Storage spaces0
Storage CCTVYes
Car ParkNo
Onward travel informationInformation to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here.
Impaired mobility set down / pick up points availableNo

Ticket Office

Ticket OfficeYes
Ticket machinesThere are accessible ticket machines at this station
Accessible ticket machines
Get Oyster cards hereYes, at ticket machine
Top-up Oyster pay as you go hereYes
Use Oyster Pay as you go hereYou can top up pay-as-you-go on Oyster using the self service ticket machines. Oyster Cards cannot be purchased at this station.
Smartcards issuedNo
Smartcards top-upNot possible at this station
Smartcards validatorsYes
Penalty faresSmartcards are available online at :
London fare zone Penalty fares apply for Southern 

Station Facilities

ATM MachineNo
Waiting RoomsYes
Waiting rooms locationThere is a waiting area on platform 1 - Waiting rooms normally available when station is staffed
Waiting rooms opening hours Waiting rooms normally available when station is staffed

Disability Accessibility

Staff help availableNo
Ramp for train accessYes
Step free access coverageNo
Step free access noteNo step-free access. Nearest step-free station is Beckenham Junction.
Wheelchairs availableNo

Map of Birkbeck station station

map of Birkbeck station

Places to visit near Birkbeck Station

1. Bethlem Museum of the Mind
2. Horniman Museum
3. Museum of Croydon
4. Dulwich Picture Gallery
5. Croydon Airport Visitor Centre

6. Salvation Army Heritage Centre
7. Wandle Industrial Museum
8. Sewing Machine Museum
9. Ranger's House (Wernher Collection)

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