Orpington Railway Station

Facts and Figures

Orpington railway station serves the town of Orpington in the London Borough of Bromley, and is in Travelcard Zone 6. Located in Crofton Road, the station is a 500 metres (550 yards) west of the southern end of Orpington High Street. The station is on the South Eastern Main Line. The station has eight platforms. Platform 1 is a bay platform which is rarely used. Platform 2 is used for fast services to Charing Cross or Cannon Street . Platforms 3 and 4 are an island, 3 used by trains towards Ashford International or Tunbridge Wells and 4 by stopping services from Sevenoaks to Charing Cross or Cannon Street. Platform 5 hosts the Sevenoaks slows with platforms 6-8 being bay platforms used by services starting at Orpington towards Charing Cross, London Victoria, Cannon Street and Luton/Bedford. At the country end, the four tracks become two. At the London end there is a stabling and servicing area for trains. There are two entrances, both with ticket offices and ticket barriers, the main one on the platform 1/2 side (Crofton Road), the other on the platforms 5-8 side (Station Approach and the bus interchange). Access to platforms is via an underground subway (unsuitable for wheelchair users) or via a new bridge opened in 2008 which incorporates lift access to all platforms.

Station Facts

Annual Usage Figures

Year Entry/Exit Interchange
2015 486407 0
2014 439948 890263
2013 414834 880630
2012 402388 892230
2011 368182 0
2010 320032 0
2009 313167 0
2008 325490 0
2007 338302 0

Location Data

  • London Assembly Constituency: Bexley and Bromley
  • London Borough: Bromley Council
  • Greater London Authority: Greater London Authority
  • European Region: London
  • UK Parliament Constituency: Orpington
  • London Borough Ward: Orpington

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Recent Crime Figures

Month Total Crime Antisocial BehaviourTheft from PersonBicycle TheftShopliftingRobberyBurglaryOther TheftVehicle CrimeDrugsWeaponsPublic OrderCriminal Damage & ArsonViolent CrimeOther Crime
January 2016 9 41000003001000
December 2015 14 00000040002080
November 2015 11 12300010000310
October 2015 6 10100010002010
September 2015 4 10000011000100
August 2015 3 20000010000000
July 2015 5 01000010000120
June 2015 7 00000010002220
May 2015 4 00000020001010
April 2015 6 10200010001010
March 2015 6 10000011003000
February 2015 7 10000010100121
January 2015 4 10000000000210
December 2014 5 00000000004010
November 2014 5 10010010001010
October 2014 7 00100000101130
September 2014 5 00000010003010
August 2014 5 10000000001120
July 2014 4 00100000101010
June 2014 4 10000000001200
May 2014 10 00200021001310
April 2014 5 20000011000100
March 2014 7 00000010001230
February 2014 10 12010030002100
January 2014 9 02000010102210
December 2013 8 20100000002210
November 2013 3 01000000002000
October 2013 9 11000020003110
September 2013 6 11101000001010
August 2013 3 10100000000100
July 2013 3 01100000001000
June 2013 4 01200010000000
May 2013 5 00200010001010
April 2013 7 00000020130100
March 2013 5 10000010030000
February 2013 3 10000010010000
January 2013 4 10000010000110

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