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Which London travel zone is Purley station in?

Purley is in London TravelZone: 6

Station Address
Purley station,
Station Approach,
Whytecliffe Road,
PostcodeCR2 2AP

Lines Served

National Rail

  • Southern
  • Thameslink
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Station facilities

Local travel options

Storage locationStation front
Storage spaces70
Storage CCTVYes
Car Park Station Car Park
OperatorSaba UK - www.sabaparking.co.uk/southern-railway
Phone number-
Address - -
Opening hours Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Free of chargeNo
CCTV CoverageNo
Onward travel informationInformation to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here.
Impaired mobility set down / pick up points availableYes

Ticket Office

Ticket Office Monday - Friday 05:55 - 20:05 Saturday 05:55 - 20:25 Sunday 08:10 - 16:45
Opening hoursHeight adjusted ticket counter is available at this station
Height adjusted ticket office counterThis office has an induction loop
Induction loopYes
Ticket machinesThere are accessible ticket machines at this station
Accessible ticket machinesYes, from ticket machine
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
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 : www.southernrailway.com/thekeysmartcard
London fare zone Penalty fares apply for Southern 

Station Facilities

ATM MachineNo
Accessible toiletsYes
Baby changing facilitiesYes
Baby changing facilities location 
National key toiletsYes
National key toilets locationAccess to this toilet requires a Radar key.
Waiting RoomsYes
Waiting rooms locationWaiting rooms on platform 2/3 4/5 with space for wheelchairs. Waiting room on platform 6 with one small step to access. Seating available on platforms 3,4,5,6
Waiting rooms opening hours Waiting rooms normally available when station is staffed

Disability Accessibility

Helpline Contact Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 22:00 The assisted helpline is not available on Christmas Day.
Helpline opening hoursYes
Staff help availableStaffing hours are shown in the 'Staffing and General services' section, however staff may be involved in other activities during these hours so please do book assistance where possible.
Staff help available opening times Monday - Friday 05:55 - 20:05 Saturday 05:55 - 20:25 Sunday 08:10 - 16:45
Ramp for train accessYes
Step free access coverageYes
Step free access noteStep-free access to Main Entrance and Ticket Office. Step-free access via lifts to all platforms. Rear entrance to station also has step-free access to platform 6 (for trains to Caterham/Tattenham Corner).
Wheelchairs availableYes

Map of Purley station station

map of Purley station

Places to visit near Purley Station

1. Museum of Croydon
2. Honeywood Museum
3. Bethlem Museum of the Mind
4. Wandle Industrial Museum
5. Crystal Palace Museum

6. Bourne Hall Museum
7. Sewing Machine Museum
8. Down House
9. Museum of Wimbledon

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