Durrington-on-Sea Railway Station

Facts and Figures

Durrington-on-Sea railway station is in Durrington, a suburb of Worthing in the county of West Sussex. The station is operated by Southern. It is situated extremely close to the headquarters of West Sussex Primary Care NHS Trust and a large HM Revenue and Customs office. The architecture and design of station has drawn criticism from locals as the "The grimmest stop in the South", but owners (Network Rail) and operator (Southern), refute claims of problems and cite lack of central government funding to rebuild stations. Facilities at the station are limited - there is no enclosed waiting room or toilets. The brick structure on top of the main station building, used to house a diesel generator as backup to power the train lines. It is only accessible via a small ladder from the roof. The structure now sits empty. The station is staffed at the following times: Monday-Friday 0620-1645, Saturday 0720-1400, and Sunday 0810-1645. On the westbound platform, there is a PERTIS 'Permit to Travel' passenger-operated ticket-issuing machine available at those times when the ticket office is closed.

Station Facts

Annual Usage Figures

Year Entry/Exit Interchange
2015 63555 0
2014 64300 0
2013 75249 0
2012 70830 0
2011 68081 0
2010 68439 0
2009 70273 0
2008 72450 0
2007 63533 0

Location Data

  • District Council Ward: Castle
  • County Council Electoral Division: Goring
  • European Region: South East
  • County Council: West Sussex County Council
  • District Council: Worthing Borough Council
  • UK Parliament Constituency: Worthing West

Recent Crime Figures

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February 2015 2 00100010000000
January 2015 0 00000000000000
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November 2014 1 00100000000000
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September 2014 1 00100000000000
August 2014 0 00000000000000
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August 2013 1 00100000000000
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June 2013 0 00000000000000
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April 2013 1 00000000000100
March 2013 1 10000000000000
February 2013 1 00000000000010
January 2013 5 10000020000200

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